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Story of the Second Annual LINKS Event

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The second annual LINKS event went off with aplomb Monday 13 June at the Radisson Blu hotel, Glasgow. Staying with the programme title, on Monday LINKS stood for Learn, Inspire, […]

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The LINKS Event 2016

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The LINKS Event 2016 will bring together approximately 200 people who are interested in ‘links-type’ work to connect and share learning. Following on from last year’s event, we’re planning another […]

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VOTE FOR LINKS!

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We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for the Perfect Partnership Award at the Scottish Charity Awards 2016. You can vote for us to win the People’s Choice Award in recognition of the team’s […]

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The Links Worker

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Each Doctor’s practice should have a Link, and I do not mean the weakest link! They have an important part to play, helping GP’s and clients from day to day. […]

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Promising Links

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Loneliness is not new but it is now in the news. The stories and research that are receiving press publicity illustrate powerfully the impact of personal and human issues on […]

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If at first you don’t succeed…….

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I heard about the Links Worker Programme through my doctor’s practice. Links worker Deborah contacted me when my doctor referred me to her. I met Deborah and instantly felt at […]

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Derek, Deniz, ALISS and CHRIS

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Our two newest recruits to the team hard at work! Deniz has recently started volunteering on the programme working with our Programme Administrator. Amongst other activities she will be helping […]

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Our door is always open…

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Kim is a 20 year old who was referred to me in May 2015*. At the time she was in supported accommodation after fleeing her home because of her abusive […]

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Learning clusters; a tool for vital reflection

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The fifth joint practice meeting, of the six originally scheduled to convene during the first two years of the programme, took place recently. For the first time we held the […]

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Social Isolation and Evaluation

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We read with great interest the report (NB link downloads the 2.6Mb report) on Age and Social Isolation published this week by the Scottish Parliament’s Equal Opportunities Commission. Among the recommendations contained […]

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