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Thank YOU for Making a Difference to our Work!


Friday, 19 April, 2019


We are delighted to announce that Make a Difference Trust has awarded £15,000 for 2019/20 to support our Community Project Team in Lothian. This funding will…

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Young People Creating Change


Tuesday, 16 April, 2019


“It’s not just about teaching those who don’t have HIV not to be afraid of us. It’s about teaching those with HIV that we are…

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Welcome to our New Volunteers!


Thursday, 11 April, 2019


“I really feel I’m part of the charity already.” – Sandra Last month, Volunteer Coordinators Jacqui Crerar and Robert Pollock welcomed nine new volunteers from…

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Hep C Peer Mentoring in Glasgow and Edinburgh


Tuesday, 9 April, 2019


With our upcoming recruitment drive for Hepatitis C Peer Mentors in Edinburgh and Glasgow, Stephen Davidson, our Hepatitis C Peer Mentor Coordinator has written the following…

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30th Anniversary Congratulations from Edinburgh


Tuesday, 2 April, 2019


Earlier this week, we were delighted to receive a congratulatory letter from Edinburgh City Council and the people of Edinburgh, marking our 30th anniversary. The…

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HIV Peer Mentor Training with Project 100


Monday, 25 March, 2019


Earlier this month, we were delighted to welcome a new team of Peer Mentors to our Peer Mentor training programme, carried out in partnership with…

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Our Highland Team are Moving


Wednesday, 20 March, 2019


We’re delighted to announce that our Highland team is moving! Next week, the team is moving from our premises on Waterloo Place to our new…

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SX National Website Launched


Monday, 18 March, 2019


We are delighted to announce the launch of SX’s new website, a national resource focused on helping gay, bisexual and all men who have sex…

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Thanks to The Hospital Saturday Fund!


Tuesday, 12 March, 2019


At the end of February, we were thrilled to be among twenty-six Scottish charities, who received donations from The Hospital Saturday Fund. At a special…

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Welcome to Our New Corporate Partner, Criterion!


Thursday, 7 March, 2019


We are proud to announce that we’re partnering up with Criterion Tec Limited, as part of the company’s 2019/2020 Corporate Social Responsibility. This is Criterion’s…

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A New HIV Diagnosis in Argyll and Bute – What Now?


Wednesday, 6 March, 2019


At the end of February, Amanda Scott, Project Worker with our Argyll & Bute HIV Prevention and Support Project shared her experience working with someone…

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Getting Tested at University of Edinburgh


Tuesday, 5 March, 2019


“I can’t believe it would be this quick and straight forward. People need to know that it’s not as daunting as they think.” – Edinburgh…

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Voices = Action


Thursday, 21 February, 2019


The following blog is a fictional piece written for LGBT History Month by Christopher Ward, Health Improvement Worker with Waverley Care’s SX project. Christopher is…

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Waverley Care HIV Street Support Team – 3 months on…


Wednesday, 20 February, 2019


The following blog post was written by Mhairi McKean, HIV Street Support Project Manager. Well it’s hard to believe that the HIV Street Support Project has…

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Migration and Social Inclusion in Scotland and Europe at GCU


Tuesday, 19 February, 2019


At the beginning of February, Margaret Lance, Support and Outreach Coordinator with Waverley Care’s African Health Project, spoke at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) for their Migration and…

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Challenging Stigma Since 1989


Sunday, 17 February, 2019


Today, the 17th February marks 30 years since Waverley Care was established. Back in 1989, the world was a different place. Margaret Thatcher was still…

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Thanks to Standard Life Aberdeen Lighthouse Network


Friday, 15 February, 2019


At the end of January, Radi Ivanov from Waverley Care received a cheque for £1,144.62 from Kenneth Gilmour, Standard Life Aberdeen Group Company Secretary, and…

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Welcoming Wood Mackenzie as Joint-Sponsor of the Tartan Rainbow Ceilidh


Friday, 8 February, 2019


Wood Mackenzie, a global natural resources consultancy and research firm, have joined MHD Law as joint-sponsors of the Tartan Rainbow Ceilidh, organised by Waverley Care….

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Fifty Years… But the Fight is Not Over.


Tuesday, 5 February, 2019


This week we are sharing a guest blog from one of our Highland partners – James Cook, Quality Improvement Officer: Northern Alliance with Highland Council….

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Thanks to Everyone at SKY Offices in Livingston


Monday, 28 January, 2019


Last week we visited the Sky offices in Livingston. SKY’s Scottish locations recently raised funds for Waverley Care to go towards our World AIDS Day work, raising…

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