Bield



Help Bield make volunteering a fine art

A retirement housing development in Dunbar is looking for friendly and enthusiastic volunteers to help tenants to get creative by engaging with art.

Published 10 May 2016

Bield scores with tenants thanks to Hibs and Hearts season tickets

Housing and care provider Bield has scored with residents after offering them season tickets to their favourite football games.

Published 9 May 2016

Bield appoints new head of development

Care and housing provider Bield has appointed Caryn Innes as its new head of development.

Published 6 May 2016

Bield’s Bearsden housing builds on its success

A new housing development in Bearsden has been nominated for another top property award after being named Senior Living Development of the Year in 2015.

Published 3 May 2016

Bield hosts party fit for a Queen

Tenants at Bield’s very sheltered housing development in West Lothian enjoyed a royal tea party to celebrate Her Majesty’s 90th Birthday – with their own development ‘Queen’ as the crowning glory.

Published 28 April 2016

Care home volunteers sought at Bield

St Andrews Care Home in Uphall is looking for volunteers as part of the launch of a befriending initiative aimed at improving the lives of tenants.

Published 26 April 2016

Bield volunteers welcome in Glasgow

Bield is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help reduce isolation and increase community involvement of tenants in Glasgow.

Published 14 April 2016

Volunteers sought to help the good times grow at Bield

Bield is highlighting the important role that volunteers can play in assisting older people to enjoy happy and fulfilled lives in West Lothian.

Published 13 April 2016

Leading Housing Associations call for close working relationships with new Scottish health and social care boards

Three of Scotland’s leading housing associations, Bield, Hanover (Scotland) and Trust Housing Associations, have combined to write to all of the newly established integrated joint health and social care boards in Scotland to highlight the savings and benefits that could be made by working in greater partnership with housing associations.

Published 4 April 2016

Bield seeking volunteers in Glasgow

Housing and care provider Bield is looking for enthusiastic volunteers to help reduce isolation and increase community involvement of tenants in Glasgow.

Published 1 April 2016

Engagement is key to happiness at Bield

Tenants at Bield developments across Scotland are being promised a greater role in the running of the organisation thanks to the creation of new ‘people power’ forums and a national improvement group.

Published 29 March 2016

Bridging the generation gap at Bield

Tenants at a Dunbar retirement housing development have teamed up with local bright school pupils to form a weekly social activity group in an attempt to bridge the generation gap.

Published 15 March 2016

Fundraising trek to top of Britain for older people suffering from dementia

A Scottish woman has conquered the UK’s highest mountain in a fundraising effort to help improve the quality of life of Bield tenants living with dementia.

Published 11 March 2016

102 year old Bield tenant reveals the secret to a long life

A Bield tenant at a development in Edinburgh has revealed his secret to a long life as he reaches his 102nd birthday.

Published 8 March 2016

A poem a day keeps the doctor away, says 101-year-old Bield tenant

A Bield tenant at a Very Sheltered Housing development in Glasgow has revealed the secret to a long life as he reaches his 101st birthday.

Published 22 February 2016