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  • Housing Challenges and Barriers for Young Adults on Uist

    The Uist Economic Recovery Forum has completed and published a Report exploring the housing challenges and barriers for young adults on Uist. 

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  • Level One Household Mixing

    Comhairle nan Eilean Siar has welcomed the Scottish Government announcement today that within Level 1, those living in Shetland, Orkney and the Western Isles will, from Friday, be able to meet one other household inside their homes, up to a maximum of six people.

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  • Comhairle to Host Live New Year’s Day Cèilidh

    Following the weekly Friday night cèilidhs which have been ongoing since March, Comhairle nan Eilean Siar is to host a New Year's Day Cèilidh live online on 1st January 2021 at 7pm, subject to local restrictions.

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  • Care Inspectorate Report Published

    The National Care Inspectorate has today published a detailed report following a recent inspection of care and infection prevention and control practices at Taigh a'Chridhe Uile Naomh (TACUN) care home in South Uist. Image © careinfoscotland

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  • Kickstart Scheme

    The Kickstart Scheme provides funding to create new job placements for 16 to 24-year-olds on Universal Credit who are at risk of long term unemployment.

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