Free Transport to Vaccine Appointment for People with Mobility Challenges

Handicabs (HcL) are offering FREE transport for people with mobility challenges to get their covid-19 vaccine. Any person who has challenges with getting out and about due to age, disability, heath issues, additional support needs or geographic remoteness is eligible to use the service. You do not need to be registered with HcL already. Bookings are…Continue readingFree Transport to Vaccine Appointment for People with Mobility Challenges

East Lothian Council Update:- Help Available During New Restrictions

Help for those who are self-isolating for any reason is available on East Lothian Council website and includes: Self-isolation support grants Other financial support for individuals and businesses Access to emergency community food provision Warm clothing grants Crisis grants Winter fuel grants Mental health support Befriending via the Royal Voluntary Service Digital support   NHS…Continue readingEast Lothian Council Update:- Help Available During New Restrictions

Need Support with your Mental Health? – Contact SAMH

If you need support with your mental health or know someone that does, contact SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) on 0344 800 0550 (lines open 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays), or email info@samh.org.uk Text SHOUT for support anywhere on 85258 Website link: SAMHContinue readingNeed Support with your Mental Health? – Contact SAMH

Co-op launch Co-operate Community Support Platform

The CO-OP have launched an online community support platform, Co-operate, to connect you to those who need support, and can support, during the crisis. Co-operate’s mission is to help people make good things happen in communities: Get support or offer support during coronavirus Find online activities that help you Add an online activity to support…Continue readingCo-op launch Co-operate Community Support Platform

5 Ways to Support Your Community

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Call for local groups to seek help from Pencaitland Community Council

Each year Pencaitland Community Council seeks to give financial aid towards the work of local groups. If you run, or know those running, a local community group read on to find out how to apply.Continue readingCall for local groups to seek help from Pencaitland Community Council

Pencaitland Community Council gives support to local groups

Following the most recent Pencaitland Community Council meeting in Trevelyan Hall, it was agreed to give financial support to a number of local groups.Continue readingPencaitland Community Council gives support to local groups

Pencaitland offers financial support to local groups

Each year Pencaitland Community Council aims to allocate a modest budget towards needy local groups. If you run, or know those running, a local community group read on to find out how to apply.Continue readingPencaitland offers financial support to local groups