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Teaming up with the Nevis Ensemble


Monday, 13 August, 2018


Some of our staff and service users got out in the sunshine this week, as our Glasgow office played unlikely host of a 40-piece orchestra….

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Support sought in asylum housing row


Friday, 10 August, 2018


Ministers from the Scottish and UK governments met this week to discuss a row over the proposed eviction of asylum seekers living in Glasgow. The…

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Tapping into tech with the Pleasance


Monday, 6 August, 2018


Waverley Care’s long-running relationship with the Pleasance is tapping into technology for the 2018 Fringe with the introduction of contactless donations. For the first time,…

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Three Asks for World Hepatitis Day


Friday, 27 July, 2018


This week, Waverley Care is joining campaigners and organisations around the world in an effort to ‘Find the Missing Millions’ for World Hepatitis Day (28 July). 9 out…

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Fronting set for Fringe debut


Wednesday, 25 July, 2018


As we gear up for another fundraising Fringe at the Pleasance, we’re delighted that Glasgow-based playwright Darren Hardie has offered us his support. Darren is…

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Refugee Festival supports community links


Wednesday, 27 June, 2018


Over the last couple of weeks, our African Health Project team in Glasgow have been out and about at events to celebrate Refugee Festival Scotland….

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Promoting Testing at Pride


Thursday, 14 June, 2018


A busy summer of Pride events, celebrating Scotland’s LGBT community, continues over the weekend, with festivities in Edinburgh and the Isle of Bute – and Waverley…

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A big thank you to all our amazing volunteers!


Friday, 1 June, 2018


Today marks the beginning of Volunteers’ Week 2018 and we would like to take the opportunity to say a huge thank you to all of…

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European Testing Week – Spring 2018


Friday, 25 May, 2018


Throughout this week organisations across Europe are joining together to participate in the first ever Spring European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week. The Spring campaign is a…

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Teaming up with Glasgow Clyde College


Friday, 18 May, 2018


Our Glasgow team received a warm welcome from students  on a recent visit to Glasgow Clyde College. We were at the college’s Anniesland campus to…

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Testing project gets go-ahead


Thursday, 3 May, 2018


Our African Health Project will be able to help 500 people to know their HIV status this year, after funding was agreed to provide point…

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Talking sexual health with Highland youth workers


Friday, 20 April, 2018


Youth Development Officers working in Highland joined our Wave team in Inverness earlier this month to take part in sexual health training. The training, which…

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Encouraging figures on PrEP


Wednesday, 18 April, 2018


Earlier today, we received a really encouraging update on PrEP, highlighting the uptake of the HIV prevention drug since it became available on the NHS…

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HIV conference comes to Scotland


Tuesday, 17 April, 2018


This week, the great and the good of the HIV and sexual health worlds are descending on the EICC in Edinburgh for a national conference….

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Make Room for Art


Thursday, 12 April, 2018


Later this month we are helping to launch a new project offering art workshops for people living with HIV in Lanarkshire. The Make Room for…

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Punk for Pam 2018


Wednesday, 28 March, 2018


Spring is in the air, the clocks have moved forward so it can only mean one thing –  Punk for Pam! Over the weekend, punks…

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Community Projects Blog – Waverley Care and Welfare


Friday, 23 March, 2018


When you’re struggling to make ends meet, it can have a serious impact on your physical and mental health. For many people living with HIV…

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Home Office training highlights asylum seeker support


Wednesday, 21 March, 2018


Earlier this week we visited at the Home Office in Glasgow to talk to staff about HIV and hepatitis C awareness. The information and education…

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Latest phase of Caring Conversations launched


Thursday, 15 March, 2018


This week, we officially unveiled the latest phase of Caring Conversations – our free online-learning resource for healthcare staff. Building on the success of the…

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Funding news brings exciting new work


Monday, 12 March, 2018


We’ve had some exciting news with the announcement of new funding to build on our work with people living with or affected by HIV or…

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