A pioneering new golf project that enables people to continue enjoying their golf when diagnosed with dementia is set to launch in Scotland.
With the support of Life Changes Trust and Mearns Golf Academy, Golf In Society will be piloting golf days that keep people living well at their local golf club.
Anthony Blackburn, Founder of Golf in Society said: “In November we tested the water with a four week golf programme at the Mearns Academy in partnership with Sporting Memories. The results were amazing to witness and made us realise there was demand for our service in Scotland”
“Securing the support from Life Changes Trust was crucial. Without it we would not have been able to start our project in Scotland. As a small social enterprise it’s often very difficult to gain funding and support for your social mission. When we met with the Life Changes Trust team, they “got it” straight away and signposted us to the right funding sources for our...