Good News Stories

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This page includes a roundup of some the most inspirational and uplifting stories from the social care sector across Scotland.

We hope that during these difficult times, these positive news stories can bring optimism and inspiration to everyone.

Do you have a positive story that you would like to share? Contact us at [email protected].

Latest stories:

Redeem Exchange

The Redeem Exchange team came up with a simple yet innovative idea to reduce plastic waste in the shape and form of empty hand sanitiser bottles.

Independent and 3rd Sector Workforce Development within Dumfries & Galloway

Details of a proposed Rapid Response Emergency Model in Dumfries and Galloway to help support social care services with any provide emergencies.

Pet therapy helps care home residents enjoy a ‘paws’ in their week

Pensioners at Belleville Lodge, Edinburgh, have been enjoying pet therapy sessions for more than a decade, thanks to dedicated staff and resident pup, Sophie.

apetito finds innovative ways to support Scottish care homes during lockdown 3

apetito, has looked to innovate in new ways of working to help and support care homes across Scotland during lockdown 3.

Burns Gym

HC-One, The Kind Care Company, is working with Burns Gym to provide all its 328 care homes with functional exercise classes via Zoom, after a successful three-month pilot across 32 care homes.

Connectivity at an all-time high: Care technology provider is turning Scotland digital

One of the UK’s leading providers of digital care technology is increasing connectivity and collaboration in care homes north of the border – putting Scotland at the forefront of digitalisation in social care. Care providers in Scotland are more connected than ever thanks to Person Centred Software’s Mobile Care Monitoring system, which allows staff to …