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Making rural areas work better for older people

Outside the Box is developing Rural Wisdom - a project that will look at what works for older people in rural communities across the UK.  This is in partnership with Volunteering ...

Mental Health in Midlothian- we need your help!

We want your help.  Health in Mind and Outside the Box are having conversations with people in Midlothian. * What does good mental health and wellbeing mean to you? * ...

Peer Support for Parents

Peer Support for Parents is a new project Outside the Box is working on, which involves talking to parents with more complex needs who might be missed by existing support ...

Job Vacancy – Food Buddies Borders

We are recruiting a Development Worker who will focus on the Food Buddies project in Scottish Borders. This is a part time post working initially 16 hours a week. The ...

Outside the Box welcomes four new faces

It’s all change at Outside the Box. We’re kicking off this summer with a move of office (just down the corridor, but we’ve been enjoying the summer sun through our ...

Roar Connections for Life

I recently went to meet with Roar, an organisation in Paisley that offers a variety of community activities to keep older people well and prevent isolation. Nicola, the general manager, ...