Care home residents are almost twice as likely to feel severely lonely, as older people living in their own homes. One charity that’s determined to tackle loneliness in care homes is Embracing Age.
We are now facing a mental health crisis in Scotland and the UK on an unprecedented scale and many are turning to mindfulness meditation as one way to better manage stress, depression and anxiety. The National Mindfulness Day for Christians conference is taking place in Edinburgh on Saturday 23rd March 2019.
On Wednesday 3rd October 2018, the Church of Scotland and partners, Christian Aid Scotland, Ecumenical Council for Corporate Responsibility (ECCR) came together at the City of Edinburgh Methodist Church to host this year’s Good Money Week conference.
“FREE will is obviously an age old puzzle. Are we free to make our own choices or are we determined by our genes and our environments?”
This article first appeared in the September issue of Life and Work, the magazine of the Church of Scotland. You can subscribe here http://www.lifeandwork.org/subscribe/subscribe
A Dundee church member has launched a pocket guide for people who are struggling with complex health needs to help them navigate support services better.
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