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HIV Support in Highland


Tuesday, 18 June, 2019


Waverley Care was first established in 1989, with our Highland support services in place since 2010. With over 30 years supporting people living with HIV,…

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How Mindfulness Supports My Work


Wednesday, 12 June, 2019


The following blog piece is by Amanda Scott, Argyll & Bute HIV Project Worker. Amanda shares her experience of integrating the practice of mindfulness into her…

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Thank YOU to our Volunteers!


Friday, 7 June, 2019


Happy #VolunteersWeek! We’re taking the opportunity this week to appreciate our 91 amazing volunteers across Scotland, who generously give over 3,692 hours of their time each…

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Volunteers’ Week


Thursday, 6 June, 2019


Happy Volunteers’ Week! And a huge thank you to all of our wonderful volunteers! Your support helps make a real difference and we simply couldn’t…

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Spotlight on: Volunteers’ Week


Thursday, 6 June, 2019


It’s Volunteers’ Week and to mark the occasion, we caught up with some of our volunteers to share their volunteer story. So if you’re thinking about…

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The Big Corporate Shake-Up is here!


Tuesday, 4 June, 2019


Today we’re excited to launch a new corporate team challenge – The Big Corporate Shake-up! The event challenges teams from companies across Edinburgh to compete…

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New Guidance: Young People, Healthy Relationships and Consent


Thursday, 23 May, 2019


The following blog is written by Jo Sykes, Coordinator of our Wave sexual health service for young people in Highland.  Sexual health & relationships is an…

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Kirsten’s Story: Old and New Hep C Treatment


Tuesday, 21 May, 2019


The following blog piece is by Wendy Cooper, Hepatitis C Support Coordinator with our Glasgow Hepatitis C Support Service. Starting Treatment and Support Kirsten* tried…

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M.A.C Cosmetics Getting Involved


Thursday, 16 May, 2019


On International Women’s Day 2019, we were joined by the team at M.A.C Cosmetics, who generously donated their time and skills to giving women we…

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Just a ‘Hello’ for Today – A Day in the Life of our HIV Street Support Team


Wednesday, 8 May, 2019


Our HIV Street Support Team work with people who are at risk of or living with HIV, homeless or in temporary accommodation in Glasgow. The…

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Connecting Sexual Health and Mental Health with Faith Leaders in Forth Valley


Thursday, 2 May, 2019


“I learned that mental health is so strongly connected with HIV, with the stigmatisation, rejection and all these things. What I can say is we…

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Linking Up at HMP Low Moss


Thursday, 25 April, 2019


James’ Story James was diagnosed with hepatitis C the last time he was in prison. He wanted to get treatment but couldn’t get started due…

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‘Is he okay?’ – A Day in the Life of our HIV Street Support Team


Thursday, 25 April, 2019


Our HIV Street Support Team work with people who are risk of or living with HIV, homeless or in temporary accommodation in Glasgow. The following…

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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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