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Cross-party support for hep C elimination ambition


Friday, 12 January, 2018


“After so long thinking you’re going to die, to be clear is just unbelievable” These were the words of Grant Knox in the Scottish Parliament…

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Playhouse partnership takes centre stage


Tuesday, 9 January, 2018


We caught up with our friends from the Edinburgh Playhouse this month to celebrate our charity partnership passing the £50,000 mark. The landmark total includes…

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Ministerial meeting marks first year of prison project


Thursday, 21 December, 2017


We met up with Public Health Minister, Aileen Campbell, at Scotland’s largest prison this week to mark the first anniversary of our Prison Link Project….

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Festive opening and contacts


Wednesday, 20 December, 2017


Over the festive period our offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Inverness will be closed to the public at the following times: Edinburgh  – Closed 22…

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Milestone support meets highest standards


Tuesday, 19 December, 2017


There was a surprise visit to Milestone at the end of October as the Care Inspectors arrived for an unannounced inspection. The residential support service is registered with…

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Healthy Living event comes to Glasgow


Thursday, 14 December, 2017


Our Glasgow hepatitis C team continued its recent focus on healthy lifestyles with a public event in the east end of Glasgow. The Healthy Living event…

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Chinese project launches in Lanarkshire


Tuesday, 12 December, 2017


We were at Monklands Hospital in North Lanarkshire today to launch an innovative new project to support local Chinese communities to challenge hepatitis B. The…

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Services set out commitment to gay and bisexual men


Thursday, 7 December, 2017


Across Scotland, gay and bisexual men face health inequalities that affect their physical, mental and sexual health. Along with other service providers, we recently developed and…

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World AIDS Day Round Up 2017


Tuesday, 5 December, 2017


As the calendar turned to December last week, we joined people around the world in marking World AIDS Day. The annual event, held each year…

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Links2Life at North Highland College


Monday, 27 November, 2017


Earlier this month, our Highland team was up in Thurso to work with students at North Highland College. We were on campus to talk to students…

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European HIV/Hepatitis Testing Week 2017


Monday, 20 November, 2017


Throughout this week organisations across Europe are joining together to participate in the fifth annual European HIV-Hepatitis Testing Week. The campaign aims to make people…

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Eat Well Waste Less


Friday, 10 November, 2017


At Waverley Care, we know that a healthy, balanced diet can make a huge difference to the health of people living with HIV or Hepatitis…

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World AIDS Day @ Broughton St Mary’s


Wednesday, 8 November, 2017


With just over three weeks to go, we’re delighted to announce details of our World AIDS Day Community Gathering in Edinburgh. The Community Gathering will…

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Making Waves – New project promotes sexual health education


Wednesday, 1 November, 2017


We’re in Inverness today to officially unveil a new Highland project to get young people thinking and talking about their sexual health and relationships. Wave…

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Meet Waverley Care – Annual Review 2016-17


Monday, 30 October, 2017


We’re proud to share with you our newly published Annual Review for 2016-17. HIV and Hepatitis C continue to affect some of the most vulnerable…

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Recognition for Caring Conversations


Thursday, 5 October, 2017


We’re really proud that our Caring Conversations project was among the nominees at last night’s Alliance Scotland Self Management Awards. The online resource was in…

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Award nod for Pleasance partnership


Wednesday, 4 October, 2017


Our Fringe fundraising was topped off with an added bonus this year, with news that we were in the running for a Scottish Fundraising Award…

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Funding boost for My Voice


Friday, 22 September, 2017


We recently got the fantastic news that My Voice, our FGM research project will receive further funding from the Scottish Government’s Violence Against Women and…

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Training looks at life-saving drug


Friday, 15 September, 2017


Staff and service users at Milestone took part in training this week to administer the life-saving drug, Naloxone. Naloxone is used to temporarily reverse the…

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#KnowYourRisk – Testing Week Scotland: 11-17 Sept 2017


Friday, 8 September, 2017


With efforts to reduce the number of new HIV, hepatitis C and sexually transmitted infections focused on encouraging people who are at the greatest risk…

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