Leeswood Sunshine Cafe Celebrates its 1st Birthday

by Shereen Devine, When I talk about Leeswood, I often refer to Sunshine Café, and I wonder if I do this too much; however, it is a big part of the community and the Rural Wisdom project. On the 9th May, the Café celebrated its 1st birthday, and I feel it could not go by…

Rural Wisdom – Spring Gathering 2019

“It’s important to take these events out to rural communities, to be in the communities where people live and work. At the start of the project we heard that most of the networking events happen in places such as Perth, Glasgow or Edinburgh which can create extra challenges and often means that older people from…

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Travel Tales Workshop

Early in 2019, Brechin Information Hub and Rural Wisdom  held a ‘Travel Tales Workshop’ in Angus. We had been hearing from people that they found travel to medical appointments within Tayside challenging at times.  Find out what was said in the gallery below or by downloading the document as a PDF.  Thanks to Angus LEADER…

Rural Wisdom: Connecting the Dots in Highland Perthshire

We are holding an event on Tuesday 12 February 2019 from 1.30pm to 4.30pm (tea/coffee and cakes from 1pm) in Breadalbane Community Library to plan what follows on from the Rural Wisdom project in Highland Perthshire. We welcome all older people, community groups, voluntary organisations, health and social care services, development workers and anyone else…