News Archive: September 2018

Staff Consultation Day

Waverley Care staff from across Scotland met at the Hidden Gardens in Glasgow last week, to connect and explore ideas for research. The event, held…

Street support project set to tackle Glasgow HIV outbreak

Our Glasgow team will soon start offering on-street support to people who inject drugs, in a bid to tackle the city’s continuing HIV outbreak. The…

Women’s group discuss PrEP

In the first eight months that PrEP was available on the NHS in Scotland, only 10 out of 1,295 people to access the HIV prevention…

Welcoming the Public Health Minister

We were delighted to welcome the Scottish Government’s Minister for Public Health, Sport and Wellbeing, Joe FitzPatrick MSP, to Waverley Care this week. The visit…

New HIV treatments introduced to NHS

Two new HIV treatments will soon become available on the NHS in Scotland, following a decision by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC), the body responsible…

Never a Soft Touch

After a record breaking Fringe for fundraising, Waverley Care can now also lay claim to being part of an award-winning show! This week, Jerusalem from…

Year of Young People Funding for Wave Team

This week we got the fantastic news that our Wave Highland project has been awarded funding to involve under 25s in improving local sexual health services….

International Overdose Awareness Day 2018

Waverley Care marked International Overdose Awareness Day on Friday 31st August by joining Glasgow North East Recovery Community, Scottish Drugs Forum and others at an…