Charity for this new quarter is Capability Scotland
Services they can provide or develop
Working across Scotland we provide services which can meet your
need at every stage of your life from birth to older age. To make
it easier to find what is relevant to you we have grouped what we
do into four main services: Residential Care; Support for
independent Living; Education, Early Years and Childcare and Allied
Health Services. Click on the link below to find out more about
our current services and how you can get in touch with us to
discuss opportunities to develop new services.
January - March 2012 is WaterAid http://www.wateraid.org/uk/
WaterAid is an international non governmental organisation. Our mission
is to transform lives by improving access to safe water, hygiene and
sanitation in the world's poorest communities.
we give generously and regularly to various charities at home
and abroad - one of our favourites is SMILETRAIN which provides free
surgery for those with
cleft lip and palate.
- Provide free cleft surgery to hundreds of thousands of poor children in developing countries.
- Train doctors and medical professionals in over
- Treat the “whole child” with comprehensive, total
care including: speech therapy, general
dentistry and orthodontics.
we are delighted to tell you that we
collected £301 for this SMILETRAIN from the tea money donations!
We also always support Link Romania
and the annual Family Shoebox Appeal and have done for the last fifteen years by collecting shoeboxes for Christmas presents for various countries.
Romania is a Christian charity that has over 20 years experience
working in Eastern Europe alongside local partner organisations to help
make a difference to communities trapped in a cycle of poverty.
- They believe lives can be transformed and communities can be rebuilt through Education and Social Care.
Thank you to each and every one of the members of our congregation who produced a shoebox for Christmas 2011
We collected 64 boxes and
contributed £171 to the fund which pays to deliver the boxes to the families and to support the work.