Good News Stories

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:

HRM Homecare and Prince’s Trust joint project

First Scots graduate from HRM Homecare and Prince’s Trust joint project to find next generation of carers.

Whitecraigs double act show off a sweet tooth this Halloween

104-year-old Renaissance Care home resident Percy and his care nurse Laura Hagan have continued their annual tradition of dressing up as famous duos for Halloween. This year, the pair dressed as Willy Wonka and an Oompa Loompa for the care home’s annual Halloween party.

Balhousie Pitlochry gets into the Autumn spirit

Pitlochry care home gets into the Autumn spirit with its own Tattie Bogle and a visit from yarn bombers.

Care home residents prioritise good sense of humour and fun-loving individuals in search for new staff

Renaissance Care residents are on the search for new caring faces to join their home. After speaking to the residents involved, they shared that they are looking for candidates who are patient, friendly and have a good sense of humour to boot.

Scottish buildings light up for homecare workers

On the evening of Wednesday 22 September 2021, significant buildings across Scotland will be lit up in yellow to acknowledge care at home staff.

Scottish tunes fill the walls of Midlothian care home

A local Edinburgh bagpiper has been moving care home residents to tears with nostalgic melodies.