News from ACCORD

Ryan thought of brave Mum every step

Ryan Ayr from Linwood, conquered the 26-mile Virtual Kiltwalk challenge alongside four of his best friends and is on track to raise a fantastic £16,000 for the Hospice – smashing their original fundraising target of £500. The team has raised over £7,000 and counting from generous family and friends, but their overall total is set

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ACCORD Firewalk – Save the date!

“A journey of a thousand miles starts with a single step”   Save the date for the hottest event of the year! Brave the heat and bare your soles and raise money for ACCORD Hospice by taking part in our fire walk for the patients and families of Renfrewshire who need our care. The event

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Ladies Lunch 2021 with Michelle McManus

Ticket Sales: please note that our new website will be launched at the end of June. Tickets are currently only able to be purchased over the phone or by email. Please call fundraising on 0141 581 2000, or email fundraising@accord.org.uk. Alternatively you can RSVP below and we will get  in touch!   ACCORD Ladies Lunch

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Girls Night Out with Hopelessly Devoted to Dirty Dancing

*************NEW DATE FOR 2021 NOW AVAILABLE******************* We are delighted to announce that our Girls Night out with Hopelessly Devoted to Dirty Dancing has been rescheduled to Friday 10th September 2021.   Back by popular demand the the fundraising team are delighted to launch this year’s girls night out! A night filled with music from Grease

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Hummus by Zoom!

Today we had another non-cook cooking session on Zoom, this time healthy Hummus. The demonstration was ably given by Joyce…such a professional and the judge on the best end product was Susan. Hummus is a bit of a work out when done by hand, no electronic gadgets to help here, just pure elbow grease! And

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This is your life – ACCORD Volunteer Lawrence

Lawrence Gilgallon, Volunteer Extraordinaire with the Hospice was recently interviewed on Zoom by Ian Low for ACCORD’s ‘This is Your Life’. Here is a summary of what was a very thoughtful and entertaining afternoon with many thanks to both Ian and Lawrence. Born in “Kelvingrove”….ohhh get me…in June 1954 (No! I hear you say) and

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New Service to provide Hospice Care at Home

In the coming months, ACCORD will introduce a new service that will take the essence of hospice care out to people in their own homes. The service will be known as ACCORD@Home and will focus on 3 things. Helping discharge people home from the Hospice who wish to spend the end of their life at

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Virtual Kiltwalk 2021

Take on the Virtual Kiltwalk 2021 and raise funds for ACCORD Hospice. You can take on any Kiltwalk Inspired challenge you wish – go for a walk (of any length), a cycle, jump on a trampoline or even a family scavenger hunt! You decide on your challenge and as long as you’re raising funds for

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz – Q&As Tuesday 6 April

Questions What sort of creature is a Bittern?      A. Insect     B. Mammal    C.  Bird What is the German town of Meissen famous for?   A.  Beer   B. Porcelain    C.  Cars Which airport is the subject of an ITV series?     A. Manchester    B. Gatwick   C. Heathrow The original name of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam?   A.

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Day Therapy Unit Quiz Tuesday 6th April 2021

What sort of creature is a Bittern?      A. Insect     B. Mammal    C.  Bird What is the German town of Meissen famous for?   A.  Beer   B. Porcelain    C.  Cars Which airport is the subject of an ITV series?     A. Manchester    B. Gatwick   C. Heathrow The original name of Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam?   A. Saigon  

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