A South Ayrshire retirement housing development were treated to a fish and chip delivery to lift their spirits amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Published 14 May 2020
Bield has appointed Paula Rice as its new director of finance and resources.
Published 7 May 2020
As frontline workers continue to see a shortage in PPE equipment, a Bield staff member decided to take matters into her own hands – literally.
Published 7 May 2020
Bield has announced the appointment of a new chair to its board of management who will lead the organisation into the future and to ensure it continues to deliver a “significant” positive impact to the wellbeing of older people.
Published 22 April 2020
Bield developments experienced the act of kindness first hand throughout the COVID-19 pandemic with a spate of donations of Easter treats for tenants.
Published 14 April 2020
Bield has been overwhelmed by the kind gestures of two distilleries who have donated hand sanitiser to allow key workers to continue to safely work with vulnerable older people amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published 7 April 2020
The Cruden Group has responded to a call for help to provide personal protective equipment (PPE) to frontline care workers.
Published 6 April 2020
A Bield housing development in Port Glasgow has opened a novel ‘pillowslip’ shop to help older people keep stocked with vital supplies during Scotland’s lockdown response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Published 30 March 2020
A major research report providing unprecedented insights into the growing needs of ethnic minority older people in Scotland was launched this week by national housing associations, Trust, Hanover (Scotland) and Bield.
Published 3 March 2020
A remarkable Bield resident from Melrose showed that age has no limits as she danced the night away during her 105th birthday celebrations.
Published 26 February 2020
Bield has pledged its commitment to the Technology Enabled Care (TEC) in Housing Charter as it looks to cement its focus on making innovation a key driver as part of its digital business transformation and its future direction.
Published 12 February 2020
A Bield retirement development in Gorebridge has been selected to take part in the Co-Op Local Community Fund Project.
Published 8 January 2020
A blind 93-year-old Bield Housing Association resident has teamed up with her 87-year-old DJ neighbour to help get fellow pensioners in Anniesland moving.
Published 6 January 2020
A tenant at a Bield retirement development in Inverclyde has knitted over 100 gifts for a local school band who are performing in the lead up to Christmas.
Published 24 December 2019
Tenants of an Edinburgh retirement housing development received helpful guidance on how to stay safe this Christmas time thanks to the local police team.
Published 23 December 2019