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News archive from September 2012
INVITATION – Dementia Dialogue 2012

Alzheimer Scotland - External Events have organised six events, throughout Scotland, as an opportunity for people with dementia, family members, carers and professionals to come along and comment on the progress of Scotland’s National Dementia Strategy to date, identify the gaps, opportunities and priorities and to help shape the direction of Scotland’s National Dementia Strategy from 2013.

20 September 2012

Minginish Hall Looking for filing cabinet

Minginish Hall are looking for a lockable 4-draw suspension filing cabinet. If you have one please contact the SLCVO office and we will pass on your details.

12 September 2012


The Crofting Commission held its recent Board meeting in Harris, setting a precedent that will see the Commission engage with crofting communities around the Highlands and Islands. Thursday 6 September saw Commissioners gather from as far afield as Coll and Shetland for the meeting in Harris.

11 September 2012

New Development officer for Step It Up Highland.

Partnerships for Wellbeing are pleased to announce the appointment of a new Development officer for Step It Up Highland.  Sue Wood, from Dunvegan, Isle of Skye will start working with us on 17th September 2012.

11 September 2012

Proposed changes to the Register for social service workers.

The Scottish Social Services Council regularly ask stakeholders for feedback about the services they provide.  Based on this feedback, they are consulting on proposed changes to the Register for social service workers. 

10 September 2012

Budget Consultation 2012 - The Highland Council

The Highland Council's budget savings ideas are outlined in a consultation document.  Councillor Dave Fallows would welcome your thoughts and comments on these ideas.

10 September 2012

Advice in Skye & Lochalsh 2011-2012 Citizens Advice Bureau

The Citizens Advice Bureau have published their annual report summarising the advice they have provided to people within Skye and Lochalsh from 2011-2012.

10 September 2012

Friends of ARMS Sponsored Walk on 29 September

Walk in the Quiraing (Prison and Pinnacle), a distance of 5.25 miles.
Contact Iain Smart 01478 612066 for a sponsor form.
Please support this local charity who provide support for those with MS.

07 September 2012