Tag: Arran Community and Voluntary Service

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Dementia – it’s everyone’s business 

Dementia is one of the greatest health challenges of our time. It reaches beyond the realms of health and social care and everyone within the community can do something to help those living with dementia and their cares feel supported.

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Co-op contributes to Parkinson’s Support Group

The large Co-op in Brodick has made a charitable donation to the Isle of Arran Parkinson’s Support Group in recognition of the valuable work that the organisation undertakes for Arran residents who are affected by Parkinson’s.

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ACVS is first carer positive employer

One of the key messages behind the award is that supporting employees who are carers is not only beneficial to individuals and their families, but also to employers, by helping to attract and retain skilled and valuable members of staff.

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Children helping to keep the elderly young at heart

Arran Community and Voluntary Service have initiated a befriending project which will see children and pensioners regularly meeting each other for support and friendship in an effort known as Arran Acorns