5 June 2014
Mental Health Awareness Week at Connections
Anxiety was the focus of this years Mental Health Awareness Week. At Connections, we devised a programme of events to promote services available to people, information on mental health issues and raise awareness of anxiety, what it is and how to manage it
3 June 2014
Inverness hosts successful Participatory Budget event
The North Region held another successful Participatory Budget event, this time in Inverness. Over 50 people attended for afternoon tea and to help us select the winning bids using a unique clapometer.
31 May 2014
Volunteers' Week is a national celebration of volunteering which takes place from 1st to 7th June each year. TRFS would like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to the volunteers that make our society a better place.
30 May 2014
Sheriff Park Fundraiser a Great Success
The Sheriff Park service held a social night at Fernhill Community Centre on 3rd May to raise funds to develop our back garden area. This was a great success and we raised £1,126.68 – an amount way beyond our expectations!
29 May 2014
New Cycling Group in Ayr
The new cycling group in Ayr enjoyed its first cycle trip on Friday 23 May 2014.
27 May 2014
Eden Scott Raises over £1,300 in Aberdeen Fundraiser
80 of the city’s oil and gas professionals attended a charity fundraiser last Thursday, raising £1,376 for The Richmond Fellowship Scotland, a local charity which provides social care services to over 2,800 people across Scotland.
23 May 2014
Amy's marathon effort for a better garden
Amy, a Senior Support Worker for The Richmond Fellowship Scotland in Dundee, is running in the Stockholm marathon on 31st May 2014 to try and raise around £400.00 for garden improvements at the service where she works.
19 May 2014
Mental Health Awareness Week 2014: Useful Links
Now it is the end of Mental Health Awareness Week, here is a quick burst of seven links from NHS Choices to help you with your mental health:
13 May 2014
TRFS wins BILD Leadership Award
At the recent BILD Positive Behaviour Support International Conference, our Positive Behaviour Support Team received the BILD Leadership Award for Innovative Practice in Positive Behaviour Support. The award was received for our Positive Pathways programm
8 May 2014
Mental Health Awareness Week 12-18 May
The Richmond Fellowship Scotland have organised a variety of events for Mental Health Awareness Week 12-18 May for Staff, People We Support and the general public. Have a look and feel free to join us if you're interested.