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Lifestyle Management - A Peer Volunteer's perspective

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  1. January 2021 Referrer Update

  2. Letters from Castleview Primary

  3. Help us create stained glass windows for the Centre

  4. Join in with our Community12 Days of Christmas Video

  5. Reopening Information

  6. Football, Faith and Wellbeing

  7. Proceeds from new book donated to Thistle

  8. Centre reopening plans

  9. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 2

  10. Midlothian Wellbeing Service - a practitioner's view

  11. Celebrating 5 Years of Midlothian Wellbeing

  12. The Worst of Times, the Best of Times – part 1

  13. Lee-ann's story

  14. Update on the Centre of Wellbeing

  15. The Gift

  16. Aye, right.

  17. Framework to support wellbeing

  18. Alex's story

  19. Take part in the virtual Kiltwalk for Thistle!

  20. Weans and Wolfensberger

  21. Fancy a spot of Chi?

  22. Everyone is 'in'.

  23. From Baking to Bermalobs

  24. Kirsty's Story

  25. Lenses

  26. Thistle offers support for people struggling after COVID-19 illness

  27. Nicola’s Lockdown Empathy Walk

  28. Stories from strange places

  29. Steve Coulson Sees Life Differently

  30. We're looking for a Volunteer Social Media Officer!

  31. Are you a young person living with a long term health condition?

  32. Big Plan goes virtual!

  33. 2.6 Challenge

  34. Connecting Lifestyle and Immunity

  35. Coronavirus Update

  36. My Life, My Choice - What a Night!

  37. My Life, My Choice Panellists

  38. Response to the Home Secretary's New Immigration Policy

  39. Dawn's Channel Swim

  40. What matters to you?

  41. Thistle's 75th!

  42. Thistle awarded £4,000 to train and support wellbeing volunteers

  43. Thistle hosts launch of Scottish Government's Keys to Life strategy

  44. Thistle's Big Conversation - February 2019

  45. Thistle's Big Conversation - January 2019

  46. Thistle's Big Conversation - October vlog

  47. Thistle's Big Conversation - vlog 3!

  48. Activate Course

  49. Summer Shindig

  50. Big Conversation vlog2

  51. Kieran's Big Plan

  52. Big Conversation vlog!

  53. Stop the Wait

  54. National Involvement Network

  55. Lloyds Volunteers give Thistle a refresh!

  56. Chi in the Park launch!

  57. It came without ribbons...

  58. No great mind has ever existed...

  59. The flower that blooms in adversity

  60. We are all different

  61. Gratitude

  62. Every day may not be good

  63. If we all do one random act of kindness daily

  64. Do not judge by appearances

  65. Not all of us can do great things

  66. It always seems impossible...

  67. It's easy to make a quick buck

  68. You're bonkers mad?

  69. Do you wish to move mountains?

  70. Thought for today

  71. Good thoughts

  72. Every accomplishment starts with the decision to try

  73. Words from Jo Cox

  74. Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...

  75. A Monday morning reminder

  76. Be the reason someone smiles today

  77. A thought for the day, from Christopher Robin to Winnie the Pooh

  78. A thought for the day, from Morrie Schwartz

  79. A thought for the day, from Mary Angelou

  80. Another triumph for Dawn as she's shortlisted for an award at the Alliance's Self Management Awards

  81. Douglas gets on the treadmill...and takes a huge step forward

  82. " I used to think I was fat and useless, with nothing to do..."

  83. Call me Dangerous Dave

  84. Are Citizens Risk Assessed?

  85. Full marks from the Care Inspectorate

  86. Happy Birthday to Changing Places

  87. What conditions do we need for health and wellbeing?

  88. "We need more leadership and less management" argues Phil Roycroft from our Leading Others course

  89. Maureen Child raises over £2,000 for Thistle

  90. The First Minister opens our new Centre of Wellbeing

  91. The Big Conversation - starting a conversation that matters

  92. Dawn thought her life was over. Turns out a new, exciting chapter was only just beginning

  93. We're moving!

  94. Thank you to the Fire Walkers

  95. 6 Things about InterAct that you might not know...

  96. "I've got MS, but it'll never have me"

  97. Ross' review of the Big Plan

  98. Meet our InterActive team...

  99. Why words matter

  100. "I would never have believed..."

  101. Is a butterfly a transformation or a better caterpillar?

  102. Changing the conversation

  103. Stop worrying about risk

  104. A Peer Volunteer's Perspective

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