A video message from some Young Carers

A video message from some Young Carers

Over the summer holidays, a young volunteer helped us to create this short film, where the young carers spoke about their feelings and about the difference the support from our service made to them.  We used this clip last month at the Scotmid OGM in Murrayfield...
Yay, we won!!

Yay, we won!!

Each finalist gave their presentations and members were asked to vote for their favourite good cause to win the top prize. At the end of their meeting we heard who won the top prize. Sadly, we didn’t win first prize but were very happy to receive £5,000. This money...
Young Carer First Aid

Young Carer First Aid

Calling all young carers aged 12+ If you want to learn First Aid and gain a valid certificate which will last for 3 years, there are still some spaces available. The course is on Tuesday 15th October from 10.00am to 2.30pm. A light lunch will be provided. Please sign...
Funding Thanks!

Funding Thanks!

Our Young Carers Service was fortunate recently to have been presented with a cheque for £200 by representatives from the West Lothian 50+ Network. Members visiting the 50+ office donated their loose change into a “Coin Jar”. We look forward to planning lots of fun...
New Social Groups for Adults with Disabilities!

New Social Groups for Adults with Disabilities!

Have you heard about our new social groups? Would you like to get out and meet other people in a friendly environment? Why not come along to one of our free new social groups running in Bathgate Partnership Centre and Forestbank Community Centre in Livingston starting...
Young Carer First Aid Course

Young Carer First Aid Course

Young carers, aged 12 plus can now access a special range of opportunities – totally free with their Young Scot Card!  Some of the benefits include a free cinema ticket, access to first aid training and lots more discounts for young carers! As a result,...