CoWL in the Garden 14th May 2022

CoWL in the Garden 14th May 2022

Blustery winds and drizzly rain for a week but on the inaugural CoWL in the Garden event the sun was shining on us.  🌞 And it all started with a little seed of an idea… We all know that gardening and the great outdoors is good for supporting your mental and...
Fancy a walk?

Fancy a walk?

We’re really excited to be a part of this year’s Kiltwalk for the third year running! With all three distances returning, suitable for a whole range of walkers, we’ll be participating in both the virtual and Edinburgh Kiltwalk. The event is a great way to raise funds,...
Our 30th Anniversary Evaluation Survey

Our 30th Anniversary Evaluation Survey

We are excited to be launching our very first ‘Carers of West Lothian Evaluation Survey’ this month. As it is our 30th anniversary this year, we thought it would be the perfect time to take a step back and evaluate the services we offer and see what we can do to...
CoWL Guide to the Free Bus Travel Card:

CoWL Guide to the Free Bus Travel Card:

With the Easter holidays fast approaching, remember to apply for your child’s free bus travel card if you haven’t already! It enables all children and young people under the age of 22 to travel anywhere in Scotland free on the bus. The NEC scheme adds an extra depth...
#CountCarersIn to the 2022 Scottish Census

#CountCarersIn to the 2022 Scottish Census

Census day 2022 is fast approaching on the 20th of March! The National Records of Scotland are running the Scottish Census, and by now many of us will have received our letters asking to complete it. “Do you look after, or give any help or support to family...
Our Very First Wellbeing Weekend!

Our Very First Wellbeing Weekend!

Thanks to generous funding from Shared Care Scotland, Carers of West Lothian are proud to announce our first Wellbeing Weekend! Running from Friday the 22nd to Sunday the 24th of April, we will be hosting our weekend at Carlow Lodge in Fife. We’ve got lots of...