Scotland’s Wheelchair Rugby League captain has urged people with disabilities to realise the positive impact sport can have on their lives.
Published 16 October 2017
A record tenant response has produced results that show soaring levels of customer satisfaction at housing and care provider Blackwood.
Published 9 October 2017
Players from a powerchair football team have praised one of Scotland’s leading charities for helping to showcase the sport to new audiences.
Published 3 October 2017
A public exhibition is to be held as part of the Technology Enabled Care Conference in Perth tomorrow.
Published 25 September 2017
Blackwood Homes and Care is putting a sporting twist on its annual general meeting by hosting various events from powerchair football to wheelchair basketball to promote the importance of health and wellbeing.
Published 19 September 2017
Blackwood has sacked a man from a Dundee care home after he was found to be lying about being struck off the nursing register.
Published 5 September 2017
The Care Inspectorate has awarded five star reviews for two of Blackwood’s services in Aberdeen.
Published 24 July 2017
Blackwood has received glowing praise from the Care Inspectorate after gaining five and six star reviews for its West Coast services.
Published 18 July 2017
A Castle Rock Edinvar money advice project, set up with partners Citizens Advice Edinburgh, and fellow housing associations Dunedin Canmore, Blackwood, Hillcrest and Port of Leith, has helped tenants save over £1.4 million worth of debt.
Published 12 July 2017
Housing and care organisation Blackwood has appointed a new chair who has praised its integrated approach to transforming the lives of people with disabilities.
Published 10 July 2017
Pioneering homes which aim to transform the lives of disabled people – with technology including a washing machine that cleans and irons clothes – are being launched today in Dundee by Housing Minister Kevin Stewart.
Published 29 June 2017
Housing and care experts who put technology at the forefront of helping people with disabilities live independently have been recognised with a major award.
Published 3 May 2017
Housing and care provider Blackwood has invested in a brand new eco-friendly car to energise its care at home service in Stirling.
Published 25 April 2017
A Stirling housing and care provider has been heavily praised by the Care Inspectorate after it received a five star review for its services.
Published 5 April 2017
One of the country’s most innovative care providers is celebrating after being recognised at the highest possible level with a nomination for a prestigious award.
Published 7 March 2017