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  • Festive service changes and contact numbers

    Festive service changes and contact numbers

    A reminder of service changes and opening hours over the festive period from 24 December 2022 to 9 January 2023:

    23 December 2022

  • Festive opening hours and contacts

    Festive opening hours and contacts

    A summary of opening hours and contact numbers for over the 2022/23 festive period:

    23 December 2022

  • Christmas message to staff from the Convener and interim Chief Executive

    We find ourselves fast approaching the end of another year and the joy that the seasonal festivities bring for many.

    Whether that be enjoying a well-earned break, getting together with family and friends, reflecting on the year past or looking forward to what lies ahead, we have much to be thankful for here in Orkney.

    23 December 2022

  • Caring doesn't stop at Christmas

    Arlene Montgomery, Manager at Crossroads Care Orkney, shares her wish for all unpaid carers this Christmas through an original poem entitled 'Caring doesn't stop at Christmas' - recited in her best Westray mother tongue!

    23 December 2022

  • Day Care Centres close due to staffing issues

    Day Care Centres close due to staffing issues

    Orkney Health and Care has taken the difficult decision to close Older People’s Day Care from 19 December through to 4 January 2023 due to staffing issues.

    This affects two Mainland day care centres – Gilbertson and West Mainland.

    22 December 2022

School Place, Kirkwall, Orkney, KW15 1NY

Telephone: 01856 873535

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