Q. Who can you offer support to? A. We support anyone with a disability or long-term health condition. We work predominantly in West Dunbartonshire and surrounding areas but do deal with enquiries from anywhere in Scotland. Q. My son has autism and would like to find out … [Read more...] about Frequently Asked Questions – The Big Disability Group
Whatever You’re Happiest Doing!
By the Armchair Philosopher “Whatever you're happiest doing!” is a phrase many of my friends have cheerily used in the strange new times and strange new world we are forced to embrace. My friends, relatives and acquaintances are well intentioned: Whatever YOU are happiest … [Read more...] about Whatever You’re Happiest Doing!
Spring Into Summer With Skylark IX!
SPONSORED EDITORIAL Tapestry weaving, memories of war and peacetime, boatbuilding, a summer event, community rowing club and new travelling exhibition, we’ve heaps to get involved with and enjoy this Spring and Summer! At our Dumbarton-based Skylark IX Recovery Project, we … [Read more...] about Spring Into Summer With Skylark IX!
Sharing The Wellness
Words & photos by Emily Fraser A Vale therapist has launched a social enterprise to promote well-being as a right for all and not a luxury just for those who can afford to pay. Joanne Dick, a complementary therapist and medical herbalist with 20 years experience, decided … [Read more...] about Sharing The Wellness
Mud Kitchen Fundraising
By Angela Clark Photos by Lindsay Allan A young boy who never wants to experience going hungry decided to use his creative skills to build mud kitchens to raise funds for the local food bank, Old Kilpatrick Food Parcels. Daniel Allan, 12, came up with the idea after visiting … [Read more...] about Mud Kitchen Fundraising