Community Connections – unleashing the kindness and compassion around North Berwick

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness. -The Dalai Lama North Berwick Coastal Community Connections started in April. It’s about drawing on our natural kindness and compassion. We aim to tackle isolation, help people connect to local activities, recruit volunteer helpers, bring about gatherings, try to meet the needs we can. It’s an … [Read more…]

Introducing Carol Stobie – Project Officer for North Berwick Coastal Community Connections

Hello, everyone – I’m delighted to have started working as the Project Officer for this organisation’s new project: North Berwick Coastal Community Connections. I’ll be working on a part-time basis, taking referrals from GPs and others as part of this new ‘Social Prescribing’ project. Social prescribing, according to NHS Scotland, “is commonly used in primary … [Read more…]

Event updates: Remembrance Lunch Cancellation

We are very disappointed to report that we have to cancel the Remembrance Lunch event on 11 May as there has been insufficient uptake. The writing workshops have been very popular so far.  You can find more information on the Workshops here: Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief: Creative Writing Workshops We hope to present … [Read more…]

Welcome to our new Website

Welcome to the new website for North Berwick Coastal Health & Wellbeing Association. We hope this website will become the port of call for news and updates on the various projects that the Health & Wellbeing Association is engaged with. On this website you can find the latest news about our work.  There are a … [Read more…]