CAT Appeal Update

We’re delighted to let you know that our appeal to the refusal by NHS Tayside of our Community Asset Transfer (CAT) request for the Brechin Infirmary site was sent to the Scottish Government on Tuesday (27th July 2021)  afternoon.   Gathering all the relevant information and putting it together into a coherent document took quite …

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Audiology Service

From  Tuesday 18th May 2021, we will be starting a new Audiology clinic at the Jenner Centre. This is a drop in session, no appointment needed. We will be able to replace tubing for standard NHS hearing aids with ear moulds and open fit style hearing aids. We will continue with the Battery replacement service …

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Brechin Infirmary Banner

    In July 1864 plans for a hospital were first made public in the borough of Brechin, after the late James Don, Esquire, of Bearehill, bequeathed £1,000 for the purpose of establishing a hospital or infirmary and dispensary in Brechin on condition that a further £1,000 was raised within 18 months by the local …

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The article in The Courier on 05/03/2021 by Graham Brown

Angus health campaigners say community hub ambitions and the building they hope to take over are crumbling due to Covid-19 delays.     The pandemic has put Brechin Healthcare Group’s (BHG)  plans for the town’s old infirmary on hold. Frustration is growing that a decision on a community asset transfer (CAT) has now been delayed …

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February 2021 Newsletter

  In our January newsletter we told you that the decision for our Community Asset Transfer (CAT) request would be made at the NHS Tayside Board meeting on Thursday 25 February. We were informed last Friday that our request would not be on the agenda for the meeting. To say we are disappointed is an …

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December Newsletter

During November we had ongoing discussions with NHS Tayside about our business plan. They invited us to give a presentation on our proposals for the health and wellbeing hub at the Infirmary which we were happy to do. The virtual event took place before a panel of 12 representatives from NHS Tayside and Angus Council …

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