Event: Brechin Older Persons Hub

Rural Wisdom and Angus Council Communities Team invite you to come along for a cuppy and a chat about developing an Older Persons Hub in Brechin. The Older Persons Hub would be a safe and social space for older people to drop in for a cuppy, activities, information, to be signposted if required etc. We…

Your Budget, Your Choice in Brechin

Our North Angus Rural Wisdom Development Worker, Shona, was at the “Your Budget, Your Choice” event at Brechin City Hall on Saturday 21st October. This was a lively event which resulted in 380 visitors voting for their preferred community activity who all submitted funding applications to the pot of £20K. Whilst our application for ‘Older…

Taking risks in rural areas – getting access to the support people want

This is a summary of a discussion which was had at the Rural Wisdom Get-together in Galasheils in August on the need for positive risk-taking to allow people living in rural areas to get access to the support they want.  We are hearing about people living in rural areas who feel that other people are making…