Givenet SUPPORT button SMALL red     Donate with JustGiving

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Blog

Administrator has not set their biography yet

Focus (Workplace Word, Chic Lidstone)

One day, an old Native American chief was walking by a river with his grandson. Thinking about what wisdom to impart to the boy, he told him that our minds are like rivers, in that to be fresh and healthy, they are always flowing. When they are not f...
Continue reading
Featured

Steve Brown - Chaplain at Ayrshire Hospice (former WPCS Intern)

An article about inspirational hospice workers appeared in an edition of The Scottish Sun last week. One of the workers interviewed was Steve Brown, who was an Intern with WPCS before he was appointed Chaplain at Ayrshire Hospice.   As chap...
Continue reading
Featured

Midlothian Council - Stobhill Depot Training Event (For Information Only)

Health and Wellbeing Poster On Thursday, 6th September, Midlothian Council are running a health and wellbeing event. This event is for the staff at Midlothian Council and Paul Hayes, Midlothian Council Chaplain and Paul Wilson, WPCS Central Scotland ...
Continue reading
Featured

Passing Out Parade of Recruits at SFRS, Portlethen Training Centre

Ron Flett, Aberdeen City Centre Chaplain, was invited to Portlethen Training Centre on 2nd August where he attended the Passing Out Parade of the newest recruits of SFRS.   It's always a privilege for our chaplains to be invited to these ty...
Continue reading
Featured

Bon Accord Care Bid Farewell to a Senior Carer

Residents in Gairn Court (Bon Accord Care) gatthered earlier this week to wish one of their senior carers/support workers a happy retirement and happy birthday. Sylvia has worked as Senior carer/support for the last 10 years, and we wish her both a H...
Continue reading
Featured

A “Q Tip”

Back in the 1920s when Polish-American entrepreneur Leo Gerstenzang saw his wife putting little pieces of cotton balls on to toothpicks, he invented Q-tips®, known to us as cotton buds. He thought this was a safer way to clean his baby’s ears. Mr. Ge...
Continue reading
Featured

Lunchtime Seminars

WPCS are running 2 lunchtime seminars on 5th September and 7th November.  Both seminars are free of charge and being held at: Board Room, Charles White offices Citypoint, 65 Haymarket Terrace, Edinburgh, EH12 5HD   Happy People,  Healt...
Continue reading
Featured

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland - Summer Newsletter 2018

Meet three of our Volunteer Chaplains in our 2018 Summer Newsletter

Black Isle Show

Christina, Ann and Chic enjoyed making lots of new friends, and meeting old ones, at the Black Isle Show near Inverness. They all agreed that it was good to have a presence at the show and have many good conversations.

Work Place Chaplaincy Scotland Introduction and Training Day - Wednesday, 22nd August

Could you be involved in this rapidly expanding area of Christian Service?  For those interested, or involved in workplace chaplaincy: Wednesday 22nd August, Palmerston Place Church, 10 Palmerston Place, Edinburgh EH12 5AA Introduction Session -...
Continue reading