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Check out the latest news about Wheatley Care and our parent company, Wheatley Group.

Wheatley gives 200th home to Housing First

Hugh Andrews is living testimony to Wheatley Group’s commitment to tackle homelessness in Scotland.

burns night

Staff at Wheatley Care’s Fullarton Service in Glasgow have found new ways to make sure the people we work for felt festive this Burns Night.

Woman on phone talks to customer

We are doing everything we can to provide as wide a range of services as we can during the new national lockdown introduced on 5 January, 2021.

100th home handed over to Housing First partnership 2

Wheatley Group has helped almost 1800 homeless people put a roof over their heads throughout the coronavirus crisis.

Steph McCrystal wrote Nightlight as a tribute to her brother

The debut single from an award-winning music project from Wheatley Care is set to be released this week.

Wheatley Care staff stand next to supplies

People we work for in a service in Glasgow have received a generous donation of toiletries.

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart met Wheatley staff online

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP held a virtual meeting with Wheatley Group staff to hear how they have supported vulnerable customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Staff at Wheatley’s EatWell emergency food delivery service

Wheatley Group has helped hundreds of homeless people put a roof over their heads throughout the coronavirus crisis.

Coronavirus catch it bin it kill it

Are you worried or have questions about Coronavirus? Expert help and advice from health care professionals and the Government is available.

Alertacall service helps older tenants

Older tenants are getting extra security and peace of mind in their homes during the coronavirus crisis.

Loretto tenant David Allan picked up an award from Enable

A Loretto tenant was one of the stars of the show at the recent Enable AGM in Glasgow.

Livingwell helps people get creative with street art

Older people in Glasgow have discovered their inner Banksy - with a little help from Wheatley Group’s Livingwell Service.

Loretto customer David Gibson

A supported tenant at a Loretto Care service in Grangemouth has started his own radio station.

Ensemble wins SSSA

Loretto Care’s music project ‘The Ensemble’ wowed judges at the prestigious Scottish Social Services Awards (SSSA).

Loretto Care News

Read Your News to find out what's been happening across Loretto Care.

Glasgow FHOSS foodbank

Loretto Care staff at the Glasgow Flexible Homeless Outreach Support Service have set up their own foodbank to help people in need.

Record player

A project helping people improve their mental health is hitting all of the right notes.

Loretto Housing and Loretto Care held a Christmas party at Quarrywood Avenue, Glasgow

People  from Loretto got together to celebrate Christmas – and plans for a community garden.

Tenants at 415 Nitshill Road

TENANTS in Glasgow got a preview of new facilities to help older people live more independently.

Therapy ponies bring cheer to older customers

Who has been horsing around with Shetland Ponies? Find out in the latest issue of Your News.

Loretto Care staff

Loretto Care has become the latest member of the Wheatley family to achieve Investors in People’s top award.

Therapy ponies bring cheer to older customers

A customer has told how meeting therapy ponies was a dream come true.

volunteering

OUR Volunteer Plus partnership helped young people change their lives – and help others too.

Volunteering

OUR Volunteer Plus partnership helped young people change their lives – and help others too.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

A new training course can help tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

Learning week musicians

Writing songs, practising mindfulness and shadowing the boss are all in a day’s work for a group of housing and care staff.

South Lanarkshire Young Persons’ Intensive Outreach Service

The support Loretto Care provides for young homeless people has been hailed as 'exemplary' by inspectors.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

Walking football

They may not be Kenny Dalglish or Davie Cooper – but people are getting a real kick out of walking football.

90 modern apprenticeships are available for young people

Ninety young people from some of Scotland’s most deprived communities are being given the chance to kickstart their career through new apprenticeships.

Wishaw community garden

A community garden is coming up roses, thanks to the efforts of a team of volunteers.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A new charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

Nicola Sturgeon joins Loretto Care Chair

Glasgow Southside MSP Nicola Sturgeon has officially opened an innovative new learning centre designed to support people receiving care and support.

Falkirk school pupils blew the starting whistle on a project to help young people get fitter and healthier in the run-up to this summer’s Rio Olympics.

Japanese academics visit Fullarton Service

A team of Japanese health experts visited Loretto Care to learn about support for people with dementia.

Care Inspectorate

A service which helps vulnerable homeless people maintain tenancies and lead independent lives has been awarded the highest grades by inspectors.