Wed 28 Feb - Mon 5 March - Severe Weather update for staff and service users

Posted: 28/02/2018 | Education, Adult Services, Care for Older People, , Child Care, Scottish War Blinded,

WED 28 FEB - MON 5 MARCH - ADVERSE WEATHER CONDITIONS

Closures

The Royal Blind School, Kidscene and our Scottish War Blinded centres remain closed for the rest of this week. Royal Blind's head office is also closed and staff are working from home. 

The Scottish War Blinded Linburn Centre will also be closed on Monday 5 March. 

Royal Blind Group staff help needed 

A huge thank you to all our staff who have managed to keep our 24 hour services running, including those who have managed to make it in to help out at a service where they don't usually work. All our 24 hour services have qualified care and nursing staff on site supervising all aspects of care.

Adverse weather conditions are forecast to continue.

Our qualified service staff would like additional help with activities such as reading, chatting to residents, cooking, hoovering and answering the phone. 

​Any Royal Blind Group staff who are able to travel safely to one of the following to help please call the numbers below. Help is required at Braeside House over the weekend as well. 

Allermuir, Forward Vision, Royal Blind School residential (Drever and Canaan Lane) - Please contact Julie Jamieson julie.jamieson@royalblind.org 07789 712 699

Braeside House - Please contact Morag Francis morag.francis@royalblind.org 0773 880 3532