By Amanda Eleftheriades Photo courtesy of Neighbourhood Networks “I’d never thought of myself as technical before this but I’ve been using Zoom every week to stay in touch with my friends and it’s been great. “It can take us half an hour to all get on at the same time and … [Read more...] about Digital Discoveries
Do you find yourself drinking more than normal? If so you’re not alone as lockdown has coincided with a spike in alcohol sales. If you are worrying that your drinking – or that of a loved one – is starting to get out of control, the team at local alcohol support charity is … [Read more...] about Is Booze Your Lockdown Buddy?
by Holly Munn photos courtesy of Dalmuir Knit & Natter In an attempt to beat the boredom and keep busy during these unprecedented times, many people are trying their hand at new things or picking up old hobbies. One such lady who is putting her craft skills to good use … [Read more...] about Made with Love
With all the chaos created by the Covid pandemic it could be easy to forget that those in our communities who care for others also need someone to look out for them at times. Local charities are going the extra mile to make sure these unpaid carers have someone to turn … [Read more...] about Caring for the Carers
By Amanda Eleftheriades-Sherry, Editor Local charities, social enterprises, businesses, faith groups and inspirational individuals are stepping up to support our communities through these difficult times. Clydesider will be sharing these stories over the coming weeks and … [Read more...] about Local Solutions to a Global Crisis