Scottish Child Payment

2020-11-06T08:54:30+00:00November 6th, 2020|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

The new Scottish Child Payment is to open early for applications from Monday 9 November. Social Security Scotland will be taking applications ahead of its introduction on Monday 15 February 2021 to help manage the expected demand. The new benefit, which will give eligible families on low incomes with children under 16 an extra £10 per [...]

Right care, right place Access to urgent care will change in Ayrshire and Arran from 3 November

2020-11-02T09:44:14+00:00November 2nd, 2020|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, NHS Ayrshire and Arran, North Coast, Safer North Ayrshire, Three Towns|

The way the public access urgent care is changing. This is to ensure people get the right care in the right place and to keep people and the NHS safe this winter. From 3 November, if people in Ayrshire and Arran think they need to visit accident and emergency (A&E) but it is not life-threatening, there [...]

Movement for Health

2020-10-30T09:57:21+00:00October 30th, 2020|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

Sixteen health charities in Scotland have formed a new coalition to promote the benefits of people moving more in daily life – including improving health, preventing the deterioration of conditions, and helping us all to lead happier, healthier lives. For more information click here.

Scottish Household Survey 2019 Report

2020-10-27T13:32:23+00:00October 27th, 2020|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

Scottish Household Survey 2019: twenty years of Scotland's people - This report highlights the different experiences and views of diverse household types in Scotland between 1999 and 2019 with a focus on housing, neighbourhood rating, economic activity and how households are managing financially. It has a particular emphasis on single parent households, older people (aged 60 [...]

Scottish Fire and Rescue Service – Wholetime Firefighter Recrutiment Campaign

2020-10-27T13:15:45+00:00October 27th, 2020|Arran, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Partners News, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Three Towns|

The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service is inspiring people from all walks of life to become wholetime firefighters through a powerful new recruitment campaign. The Service will issue the rallying call as it prepares to open its latest recruitment drive for wholetime firefighters next week on Tuesday, October 27 – called ‘We Are SFRS … You Are [...]