News Archive: February 2016

Stop HIV Cuts

This week we added our backing to a campaign against cuts to HIV support services. The Stop HIV Cuts campaign brings together almost 30 HIV charities…

NHS Lanarkshire patients notified about Hepatitis C risk

Waverley Care welcomes the patient notification exercise launched today by NHS Lanarkshire following the announcement that a healthcare worker has been diagnosed with Hepatitis C….

Milestone inspection underlines quality

There was a surprise visit to Milestone at the end of January as the Care Inspectorate arrived for an unannounced inspection. As one of three services…

Positive Persons’ Forum

Over the weekend, 85 people living with HIV came together in Glasgow for HIV Scotland’s Positive Persons’ Forum. The annual event is an opportunity for people to…

Edinburgh & Lothian MSM Services

The following statement has been issued today (Thursday 11 February) by LGBT Health, Gay Men’s Health, Waverley Care and NHS Lothian. Joint statement on the…

6 Nations result for Waverley Care

There was an electric atmosphere in Edinburgh on Saturday as Scotland kicked off their RBS 6 Nations campaign at Murrayfield. While a home defeat to the…

Report underlines value of infant formula project

A new study has highlighted the challenges facing African mothers living with HIV in following official guidance to avoid breastfeeding. Researchers from University College London (UCL) spoke…