PART 2 JANUARY-MARCH NEWSLETTER 2015

FUNDRAISING

Thank you to all who purchased a SPREE book we raised a great 240.00 and thank you to Lisa Scott for selling and distributing them.

NEWSLETTER DISTRIBUTION

We are sorry for the lack of response to our request to reduce costs by no longer sending out the newsletter by post. Please email help@aberdeensands.com or call 0870 7606649 to keep receiving the newsletter. THIS WILL BE OUR LAST REQUEST.

 

MATERNITY LIASION COMMITTEE

The committee continues to meet with Fiona Donald and Susan Forsyth in attendance, ensuring that SANDSis involved in shaping the Maternity Services in the Grampian area for the future. Fiona attended a meeting recently exploring options for the location of the new Women's Hospital.

 

DATE FOR THE DIARY

We will soon be holding our annual fundraising Beetle Drive on June 5th 2015 at 7.15pm prompt at AIRYHALL COMMUNTIY CENTRE. All SANDS parents please take a raffle prize and a homebake for the refreshments half way through the evening. Tickets ADULTS 5.00 and CHILDREN 2.50. All welcome, it is a fun way to raise money for our group.

 

OTHER INFORMATION

 

ANNIVERSARY CARDS

Shoudl you wish to receive a card on the anniversary of your baby's death please send your name and address, along with your baby's name and date of passing to Pamela Styles on email help@aberdeensands.com.

 

MEMORY POCKETS

Marjory is still doing a great job keeping Rubislaw Ward stocked up with Memory Pockets.

 

NEW GROUP IN SHETLAND

In the next few months a new SANDS group in Shetland is to be formed. For more information please email Ann McMurray at ann.mcmurray@uk-sands.org.

 

MEETINGS

KEITH SANDS

The Keith meetings are to be held every 3rd Wednesday of the month at the UGIE HOUSE HOTEL.

ABERDEEN SANDS

For more details please contact the helpline.

Main Support Meetings

Thursday 5th March 8pm-11pm Jury's Inn Guild Street

Thursday 2nd April 8pm-11 pm Mastrick Community Centre, Greenfern Road

Thursday 7th May 8pm -11pm Jury's Inn Guild Street

Thursday 4th June 8pm -11pm Mastrick Community Centre Greenfern Raod

Next Pregnancy Meetings

Wednesday 18th March 8pm-11pm Jennifer Yeoman's home

Wednesday 15th April 8pm -11pm Catherine Stewart's home

Wednesday 20th May 8pm -11pm Susan Firsyth's home

Wednesday 17th June 8pm -11pm Susan Masser's home