27 April 2022 - Rutherglen Community Carers

Fergus Maitland, Chair of Rutherglen Community Carers talking at our meeting on 27th April 2022

Fergus Maitland centre with incoming President Robert Dickie and former member David Cockayne.

On Wednesday 27th April we were joined at our meeting by Fergus Maitland (pictured in the centre) who is the Chair of Rutherglen Community Carers.

This locally based charity was founded in 1993 to support people with dementia and their families by offering respite care provision for carers, along with an Early Diagnosed Dementia Group and a Craft Club for people with dementia. Fergus spoke about the projects the Carers run and the many challenges of trying to maintain a level of service during Covid. He then answered a wide variety of questions and even included some healthy lifestyle advice for his audience!

Cambuslang Rotary Club has been delighted to work with this charity for a number of years and this year we once again made a donation of £500 to help support their work

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Fergus Maitland centre with incoming President Robert Dickie and former member David Cockayne.

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