eric liddell centre

January 23, 2020

Vacancy – Senior Day Care Officer

Senior Day Care Officer £25,000 per annum The Eric Liddell Centre (ELC) is a local care charity and community hub in the South West of Edinburgh delivering a range of services throughout the City.  Founded in 1980 in memory of the 1924 Olympic 400m gold medallist, Eric Liddell, our mission is […]
January 13, 2020

First Donation for Dementia Appeal

First Donation for Dementia Care Fundraising Appeal McLarens on The Corner makes the first donation for the Eric Liddell Centre’s Dementia Day Care Fundraising Appeal. The Eric Liddell Centre, a registered care charity and major Edinburgh community hub today announced support of £1,000 towards their Dementia Day Care Fundraising Appeal, […]
July 22, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Funding Boost to Benefit Visitors with Hearing Problems

The Eric Liddell Centre is making steps to improve accessibility for visitors with hearing issues thanks to an award from the Elise Pilkington Charitable Trust. The South Edinburgh based care charity and community hub received an award of £4,699.38 from the Trust which will be used to install and upgrade […]
June 26, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Teaming Up with Heriot Watt to Host Chinese Cultural Classes

The Eric Liddell Centre is to host a range of Chinese cultural classes and activities as part of a summer programme in association with Heriot Watt University. The Confucius Institute for Business and Communication at the University are providing tutors to lead weekly workshops over July and August at the […]
May 20, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre’s Commitment to Healthy Eating Recognised

The Eric Liddell Centre have once again been recognised for their commitment to ensuring that visitors have the option of eating healthily. The Centre’s chef, Fiona Lemmon and café volunteer, Lorraine McSheaffrey were presented with a Healthy Living Award Certificate by Scotland’s National Chef, Gary Maclean, recently at a ceremony […]
May 8, 2019

Eric Liddell Centre Celebrates Going for Gold Gala Success

The Eric Liddell Centre is celebrating after their Going for Gold Gala raised £21,000 for their caring services. The fundraising gala took place on Friday 26 April at BT Murrayfield in a bid to raise funds for the charity which specialises in care for the elderly and dementia services, with […]
April 17, 2019

Rugby International to Hold Charity Kicking Workshop Masterclass

A group of rugby daft youngsters will have an afternoon to remember as Scotland international, Adam Hastings is set to put them through their paces in a kicking masterclass. The Glasgow Warriors stand-off will host a kicking masterclass at BT Murrayfield for the group of youngsters following a tour of […]
March 11, 2019

ELC Upgrades Day Care Facility with Hospital Saturday Fund Donation

The Eric Liddell Centre is among twenty-six charities to have received a significant donation from the Hospital Saturday Fund. The dementia care charity and community hub was recognised at a ceremony held at the end of February in Glasgow City Chambers where £80,000 was shared between the charities. The award […]
March 1, 2019

Joanna & Andy – Caring Soles

You may recognise the volunteer in these images as the volunteer featured in our emergency fundraising appeal literature. Joanne has been a volunteer with the Caring Soles service since Summer 2018 and has recently introduced here grandfather, Andy, to the service. She has seen his confidence in getting out-&-about grow […]