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JCs’s own Antiques Roadshow a huge success!

Last Sunday’s McTears Valuation Day at Jewish Care Scotland saw people come through the doors clutching bags full of treasured items including the family silver, ornate French perfume holders, Russian stamps, books and paintings. Most who came along managed to get a value of their items- with some just being of ‘sentimental value!’  If you more »

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Befriending Opportunities

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Breast Cancer Awareness event : 17th October from 2pm- 3.30pm in the JCS Day Centre.

We will be working in partnership with the Breast Screening Service, Macmillan East Renfrewshire and Chai Cancer Care to highlight some of the services out there supporting people at every stage of their cancer journey. There will also be an opportunity for those who come along to hear about potential benefits for them and their more »

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JEWISH CARE SCOTLAND -BRAND NEW STAFF KITCHEN DONATED BY GIDEON ROBINSON

“To say we needed a new staff kitchen is an understatement,” said the CEO of Jewish Care Scotland, Julie Marshall.  “What we had was very dated, not fit for purpose and certainly not a space that staff wanted to spend time in.” Gideon Robinson and his team came to the rescue and were delighted to more »

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BONNYTON OUTING GOES WITH A SWING!!

Jewish Care Scotland’s Thistle club members had their annual outing to Bonnyton Golf Club last Thursday. The visit to Bonnyton teed off with a welcome from Richard Groden, JCS Chairman and previous Chairman of Bonnyton Golf Club, and also a visit from Bonnyton’s Club Captain Max Craig. Louise Smith, the Day centre Manager at JCS more »

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Jewish Care Scotland developing plans to support the Jewish community now and in the future

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As many of you know we’ve been thinking about our future here at Jewish Care Scotland, which has led us to begin the process of developing a strategy which will outline how we meet the needs of the Jewish community, both in the short term and for many years to come. This work involved us more »

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GLASGOW KILTWALK – SUNDAY 28TH APRIL

Don your kilt (if you’re feeling brave!) and your trainers to raise money for Jewish Care Scotland. We’d love you to walk the Kiltwalk for us- we’ll give you 50% off your registration fee and a JCS T-shirt! There are three distances: • The Mighty Stride – 23 miles • The Big Stroll – 15 more »

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Food For Thought

We want to thank everyone who came along to the ‘Food for Thought’ event last Thursday. We had a great turnout, and a thoughtful and lively discussion about the future. Thank you for sharing your experiences and thoughts on Jewish Care Scotland. The discussions covered a wide range of topics relating to where the organisation more »

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The winner of this month’s 500 club is Sharon Mail

If you’d like to be in with a chance of winning, please contact helenaw@jcarescot.org.uk

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Food for Thought

Jewish Care Scotland is evolving to meet the changing needs of the Jewish community in Scotland. We are asking the community to share their ideas about what the organisation should provide in the future during an evening of good food and good conversation. This invitation is for anyone who is interested in the how Jewish more »

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