News from ACCORD

Climb Ben Lomond

Join us in climbing Ben Lomond. By signing up to this iconic trek, you can help us fundraise for those living with life limiting illnesses. Ben Lomond is one of the most popular Munros, rewarding the people who make it to the top with fantastic views of the length of Loch Lomond and far into

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Rainbow Ramble 2016

Sunday 12th June 2016 saw the first ever Rainbow Ramble in aid of ACCORD Hospice. 150 plus participants and some 40 volunteers attended the event to raise money for vital specialist palliative care provided throughout Renfrewshire & East Renfrewshire. The Rainbow Ramblers began their day in their pristine white t-shirts, neon sunglasses with a Zumba

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The Eat Safe Award – Excellence in Food Hygiene

Congratulations to our hardworking Catering Staff who have received The Eat Safe Award. Allan, Caroline, Isabel  & Margaret work extremely hard preparing and serving nutritious meals in the Hospice. The Eat Safe Award provides an incentive to food businesses to strive for food hygiene and food safety management standards beyond those required by law. It

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St Mirren Youth Girls FC

A big thanks must go to the coaches and girls of St Mirren Youth Football team for organising their sponsored run around Barshaw Park. All the girls enjoyed the occasion and we are thrilled that they chose ACCORD to be the beneficiary of their participation. Return to all news stories

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R A H Labs 80’s Themed Day

We would like to give a huge thank you to al of the staff of the RAH Haematology & Biochemistry labs who organised a recent 80’s themed fundraising day on our behalf, and raised £605. There were lots of activities going on ranging from bake sales, pakora sales, hairdying and even beard dyeing. There was

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Pooches in the Park

This is our 10th Anniversary of our sponsored dog walk in Barshaw Park. Come and join us with your friends, family and of course your lovely pooches!

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Renfrew Friends 30th Anniversary

We would like to congratulate our Renfrew Friends Group who are celebrating their 30th Anniversary this year. The residents at Kingsferry Court invited the group to their recent fundraising afternoon which raised over £1500 in support of ACCORD. Thanks must also go to everyone who supported this wonderful event especially Sandra Kane who had her

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Rainbow of Reflections

This summer we would like you to tell us what ACCORD means to you and help us create a colourful banner – a ‘Rainbow of Reflections’.  The banner is currently in our Hospice reception area and so you will be able to pick up a coloured message card, write down what ACCORD means to you

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Welcome to Alison

We would like to welcome Alison Auld to the team at ACCORD. Alison is the new Charge Nurse of our In Patient Unit. Return to all news stories

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Clark Contracts Bake Off

Our friends at Clark Contracts organised a bake off in aid of ACCORD on Friday 29th April. Barbara and Ken, two of our senior managers were delighted to go along to do the judging – a hard day at the office!! Over 50 cakes were tasted and the standard was very high. It was fantastic

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