East Lothian

New Peer Group Launched

We are very excited to be launching a new group work support programme for women This is Me, Here I Am. Thanks to funding from Foundation Scotland and Midlothian Council Small Grants, WAEML employed a workshop facilitator (Ellie Hutchinson) who facilitated online sessions (via Zoom) between Jan – Apr 2021. Nine women worked with Ellie […]

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Housing First for women subjected to domestic abuse facing homelessness

Women’s Aid East and Midlothian (WAEML) is delighted to have been awarded a two year grant from the Scottish Government’s Third Sector Homelessness Fund to introduce East Lothian’s very first Housing First project for women.  This project will be delivered in partnership with East Lothian Council and East Lothian Housing Association.   Housing First provides ordinary,

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Feeling brand new!

We hope that you are enjoying our new branding that we launched in December 2020.A huge thank you to all the staff, service users and stakeholders that contributed to our consultation in helping us decide what our brand needed to reflect. The common requests were that our branding reflected one of our core values of

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Service Covid announcement

As Covid restrictions continue to change we will keep you all informed about how these changes affect service delivery through our social media, please note though we will continue to operate a little differently.For me the most important message though continues to be that regardless of the ongoing restrictions, you are still able to get

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