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VHS was commissioned in July 2016 by the Scottish Government to conduct a scoping exercise to identify the number and range of Link Worker initiatives in primary care settings currently being delivered by the third sector across Scotland. The purpose o …Health Topic: Health Inequalities
As our new Helpline moves into its sixth month of operation, call trends are confirming an issue we’ve been hearing about for some time – that some older people are so desperately lonely that they’d rather put up with harm or abuse than risk losing con …Health Topic: Health Inequalities
This briefing report aims to provide an overview of the Scottish Government’s Health and Social Care Delivery Plan. The scope of this briefing is to highlight areas of interest and key thinking points for the voluntary health sector. We are focusing on …Health Topic: Health & Social Care Integration