Parents and carers in the Uists have the chance to chat with professionals about their child’s development as the NHS Western Isles Allied Health Professionals (AHP) team invite all to a free and informal Child Development Drop-In session.
Comhairle nan Eilean Siar this week announced a new leisure link partnership with four other areas of Scotland that will see ‘Slàinte Mhath’ members able to access leisure facilities out with the Western Isles for the first time.
Scotland’s largest vision impairment charity is calling for action to ensure pupils with vision impairment in the Western Isles receive the support they need as new Scottish Government figures show their numbers have increased.
The Leanne Fund was delighted to receive funding from The Scottish Salmon Company which will go towards their Pamper Hamper service which supports those affected by Cystic Fibrosis during hospital stays.
Members of Comhairle nan Eilean Siar’s Education, Sport and Children’s Services Committee will today (Tuesday) hear a progress update on the improvement of physical facilities at Stornoway Primary School.
Western Isles MSP Alasdair Allan yesterday (Wednesday) questioned the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport Jeane Freeman MSP regarding the timescales for the replacement of St Brendan’s Hospital in the Isle of Barra.