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 Northrop 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
An exciting part time opportunity to join the National Centre for Intergenerational Practice and support the team to make a difference.
£350 million will go to communities who are most affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Fund open to organisations working in coastal communities to improve wellbeing, reduce loneliness and create intergenerational connections through art activities. Express your interest date has been extended to 3rd April 2020.
Local Network Events
Tuesday 28th April 2020, 12:00pm - 11:30pm at 7 week online course (£160 member / £185 non-member)
Tuesday 19th May 2020, 10:00am - 12:00pm at First Step Community Project, 37 Galt Avenue, Musselburgh, EH21 8HU (TBC)
Tuesday 15th September 2020, 10:30am - 2:30pm at Brunswick House, 51 Wilson Street, Glasgow G1 1UZ (FREE)
Tuesday 29th September 2020, 10:00am - 12:00pm at Midlothian venue TBC
Wednesday 4th March 2020, 9:00am - 3:30pm at The Technology and Innovation Centre, University of Strathclyde, 99 George Street, Glasgow, G1 1RD (£70 member / £85 non-member)
Wednesday 22nd January 2020, 10:00am - 12:00pm at Arts Centre, Dalkeith Library, 2 White Hart Street, Dalkeith, EH22 1AE
Tuesday 12th November 2019, 10:00am - 4:00pm at Dunbar Grammar School, Summerfield Rd, Dunbar EH42 1NJ (£75 Full / £50 Concession)