LifeCare receives £34,000 grant from LNER’s Customer and Community Investment Fund

We are incredibly grateful to LNER’s Customer and Community Investment Fund for generously donating over £34,000 to LifeCare.

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Volunteers’ Week: Zee’s Story

56-year-old Zee has been volunteering with LifeCare since December 2023. Find out more about her journey into volunteering, and why her Mother inspired her to dedicate her time to LifeCare.

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Volunteers’ Week: Debbie’s Story

31-year-old Debbie started volunteering with LifeCare in November 2023. Find out more about her journey into Volunteering, and what inspired her to dedicate time to LifeCare.

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Volunteers’ Week 2024

3rd June – 9th June is Volunteers’ Week! Join us as we recognise, celebrate and thank our incredible volunteers for all they do.  

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Dementia Awareness Week: Rita & David’s Story

After David was diagnosed with Dementia in 2022, his wife Rita became his full time carer. She shares more about their story, and how she “couldn’t live” without LifeCare’s support.

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The importance of memory: one way to counter the effects of Dementia

27 May – 2 June is Dementia Awareness Week. Read this advice piece from LifeCare volunteer, Ian McRae, and find out more about how you can support a loved one who is living with dementia.

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LifeCare Edinburgh and Vintage Vibes condemn controversial “tax on volunteering”

LifeCare and Vintage Vibes have responded to a Scottish Government consultation proposing the introduction of a fee for Volunteers who need checks under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups scheme.

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Sponsored silence for Loneliness Awareness Week

Take a vow of silence for 1, 4 or 6 hours this Loneliness Awareness Week (10-16 June), help us raise vital funds and ensure no local older person is left alone or isolated.

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LifeCare’s FREE Community BBQ is back!

Join us on Friday the 21st of June, between 1pm and 3pm, at the LifeCare Centre 2 Cheyne Street for our FREE Community BBQ!

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