Local News

Citizens Advice Bureau Is Offering Support

I would like to inform everyone that the South West Aberdeenshire Citizens Advice Bureau is still open and is happy to help support people with their enquiries.

Local Businesses

At this trying time, it is important to support local businesses if you are in a position to do so.

Many lovely small businesses around Aberdeenshire are still open and are doing their best to support local communities and help those in need.

Coronavirus - Business Support

I am aware that many people have concerns regarding business and economic support in relation to Covid-19. 

I will continue to update you all with the latest Scottish Conservative response here.

Coronavirus - Government Updates

Please see below for up-to-date information and resources for both the Scotland and UK Government's advice on the current coronavirus situation.. 

Information and advice is constantly changing. I will continue to post on my website to keep communities updated. 

 

Volunteering - Covid-19

I know that many of you have been wanting to offer your assistance and volunteer during this time of need. Please see below for volunteering opportunities:

 

Ready Scotland:

Royal Bank of Scotland Coronavirus Support

Many Banks are providing updates and guidance for their customers, and many are proactively reaching out to provide this information to their customers. If you have any enquiries, please get in contact with them. Please try to avoid visiting branches unless it is critical.

 

Surgeries Update!

Unfortunately, I have made the decision to cancel all upcoming surgeries.

It is important at this time that everyone follows the Government’s advice on social distancing and reducing your contact with others.

Surgery Dates 2020

Unfortunately, I have made the decision to cancel all upcoming surgeries.

It is important at this time that everyone follows the Government’s advice on social distancing and reducing your contact with others.

Coronavirus - Wellbeing & Mental Health

During this time of uncertainty it is important that we make sure we take care of our wellbeing and mental health. Below I have listed some useful sites which offer great advice on how to manage your anxiety and useful suggestions on things to do if you are in self-isolation.  

 

Endometriosis UK

Thank you to Endometriosis UK for hosting an event in Parliament to speak to MSPs about how they can support women with Endometriosis. This condition affects 1 out of 10 women across Scotland and I know that constituents of mine suffer with this menstrual health condition.