Local Networks: East Lothian & Midlothian
Welcome to the East Lothian & Midlothian Network
Congratulations to Dunbar Fashion School for winning one of Generations Working Together’s Awards for their contribution to reducing loneliness and isolation. The award was presented at the national Conference by the Minister for Older People and Equalities, Christina McKelvie MSP. The Fashion School also won a Highly Commended for being a very innovative project.
Congratulations also go to Sue Northrup and Loreen Pardoe for winning the Yvonne Coull, Local Network Coordinator Award which was so well deserved.
Further details of the awards can be viewed here.
East Lothian & Midlothian Local Network News
Learn all about a fantastic intergenerational friendship and more news from CAPA.
Funding is now available for ideas that could support older people to eat well.
An interview with our Intergenerational Award Winner... Jacqui Burke from Intergenerational Fashion School Dunbar
Dunbar Fashion School, an intergenerational project in East Lothian than brings younger and older people together has recently won our award for Tackling Loneliness and Isolation. Read all about their win and the amazing project.
Local Network Events
Wednesday 5th June 2019, 9:15am - 10:45am at Glasgow City Centre (venue TBC)
Thursday 6th June 2019, 10:00am - 11:30am at North Inch Community Campus, Gowans Terrace, Perth, PH1 5BF
Wednesday 11th September 2019, 10:00am - 3:00pm at GWT Office, Brunswick House, 51 Wilson St., Glasgow. G1 1UZ.
Tuesday 22nd October 2019, 12:00pm - 11:00pm
Tuesday 14th May 2019, 1:30pm - 3:30pm at (Community Room) Gorebridge Primary School, 2C Barleyknowe Lane, Gorebridge EH23 4XA
Wednesday 9th January 2019, 10:00am - 12:00pm at Carriage House, Pencaitland, EH34 5DL
Wednesday 22nd August 2018, 10:30am - 12:30pm at St. Mary’s Primary School, Tynebank Rd, Haddington EH41 4DN