New leadership team appointed at Bield

Bield has completed the formation of its new-look leadership team as it looks to position the organisation as Scotland’s leading provider of housing, care and support for older people.

Published 13 September 2019

103-year-old Bield resident wouldn’t change a thing

A pensioner from Glasgow has been reflecting on years gone by after celebrating a milestone birthday earlier this month.

Published 11 September 2019

Student spends summer volunteering as bingo-caller at Bield care home

A psychology graduate from Bannockburn has spent his summer volunteering as the bingo caller at a Bield care home in Stirlingshire.

Published 26 August 2019

Bield appoints new chief executive

Bield, Housing and Care has chosen its successor to chief executive Brian Logan.

Published 8 August 2019

Pensioners have a ball at Bield reminiscent group

Older people in Stirlingshire have been tackling loneliness and dementia through the power of sport.

Published 29 July 2019

Inverclyde knitters think outside the box

A close-knit group of tenants from Port Glasgow have been helping to improve the lives of older people in their community by putting their stitching skills to good use.

Published 24 July 2019

East Ayrshire retirees host silver anniversary celebrations

Tenants in Cumnock have been getting into the party spirit to mark the 25th anniversary of their retirement development.

Published 23 July 2019

Linlithgow pensioner pens charity joke book

An 84-year-old West Lothian man is proving that being funny really can help raise money by releasing a charity joke book.

Published 23 July 2019

Bield appoints interim chief executive

Bield has appointed an interim chief executive as it continues the recruitment process for the full-time position.

Published 9 July 2019

Bield day care centre turns 10

A day care centre in East Dunbartonshire has celebrated hitting double figures with a duo of birthday events.

Published 26 June 2019

Bield volunteers recognised in West Dunbartonshire

Volunteers at a Bield development in West Dunbartonshire have been acknowledged for their hard work and dedication to improving the lives of older people in their area.

Published 13 June 2019

Bield tenant helps cycling initative for older people launch second bike in Perth

A cycling initiative aimed at getting older people out and enjoying the fresh air has officially launched its second bike in Perth, thanks to the help of an 82-year-old Bield tenant.

Published 12 June 2019

Bield recognises dedication of long-standing Borders volunteers

A retirement housing development in the Scottish Borders has recognised the invaluable contribution of its volunteers as part of a nationwide celebration.

Published 11 June 2019

Bield helps retirement housing residents ‘cross the divide’ in Buckhaven

Older people at a retirement housing development in Buckhaven are narrowing the generational gap with the help of their local high school.

Published 6 June 2019

Bield celebrates Volunteers’ Week 2019

Retirement housing developments throughout Scotland are set to highlight the good work of caring locals as they celebrate Volunteers’ Week.

Published 5 June 2019