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Wednesday, 13 Feb, 2013

Substance abuse unit gets new HQ

A RENOWNED programme for victims of substance abuse is moving its HQ today. LEAP (Lothians and Edinburgh Abstinence Programme) will now be run from a newly refurbished and newly named Woodlands House, at the Astley Ainslie Hospital site in Morningside.
Balhousie Care Group has agreed to pilot a new reminiscence therapy project, to trigger memories in people with dementia, across its care homes in Scotland.
WELFARE cuts will have a lasting impact on all corners of Glasgow, not just those on benefits, warned the city council's social care leader.
Wednesday, 20 Feb, 2013

Care home death inquiry begins

AN INVESTIGATION has been launched into the death of a 99-year-old woman in a care home, police have said.