Monthly Archives: July 2015

Terrence Higgins Trust Scotland by Kevin Ditcham

Terrence Higgins Trust (THT) is the UK’s leading HIV and sexual health charity. Founded in 1982, THT has been at the forefront of the HIV epidemic for the past 30 years. When Terry Higgins died with AIDS on 4th July … Continue reading

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Samaritans by Jo Ahern

For over fifty years, Samaritans of Dundee has been there for people who are in distress and in need of someone to talk to and non-judgemental, unconditional support. Opened in 1962, our branch now has 50 volunteers offering round the … Continue reading

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Listening to Music – a behavioural immunogen? by Jeff Hooper

I am a music therapist working with adults who have a learning disability. For thirty years, I have observed the physical, social and psychological benefits of making music (singing and playing instruments) with often very withdrawn and isolated people. Music … Continue reading

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Togs for Tots by Jordan Butler

What is Togs for Tots? Togs for Tots is a non-profit organisation serving Dundee and the surrounding areas. The aim is to be the ‘go-to’ service for families struggling to provide essential clothing and equipment for their children (any baby … Continue reading

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