Case Study – Mental Health: Tony’s Story

From working with our colleagues in the Older Person’s Therapeutic Intervention Team, we know that therapeutic intervention isn’t always suitable for people in crisis who are experiencing serious mental health challenges, especially when they are also living in...

Introducing our new think piece on mental health.

We're delighted to share our new think piece called 'Positive Mental Health: How we break down the barriers for our older generation'. You can’t have failed to see the increase in attention on mental health issues across the country as councils, educators,...

Case Study – Social Isolation

We recognise that for older people, periods of transition can be a crucial time where they risk increasing frailty and isolation. This case study illustrates our early preventative work, demonstrating the difference made by getting to someone...

Social Isolation: What Lies Beneath & Our Approach

Social isolation and loneliness are now being perceived for what they are, a public health concern with significant impacts on society, public services and the wider economy. As a city, Glasgow has an undoubted commitment and drive to make itself a great...

Speaking at the Community Regeneration & Learning Network

Programme Manager Gillian McCamley tells CRLN how @GlasgowCVS and @GWSForum Community Connectors partnership services are "truly person centred", supporting older people to live independently and well in communities #supportingtenants. Gillian shared more about the...