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June 2019 Latest News

We are continuing our special MYSTERY FREE GIFT offer with every online order from our secure shopping facility at Why not have a "wee" look

Our Peace of Mind community program continues to generate interest in various parts of the country and ongoing new group discussions are taking place. Further announcements to be made.

If you meet Individual Training Allowance [ ITA ] criteria we are still taking details for the program re-opening check out 

May latest news

MAY Specials are now available on our secure shop. First Aid Kits for the Home, Workplace, Holiday, Vehicle and much more. Check out our range of quality and value for money health, safety, sports & mobility products.


Every purchase Helps Us to Support Others 


Our Peace of Mind community program is generating interest in many areas and we welcome the opportunity to talk to individuals, groups, organisations and local authorities across Scotland. Information and contact details are available on


March News

This month our ASSIST training services are being introduced to job centers in Dumfries, Annan, Stranraer, Ayr, Cumnock, Kilmarnock  and Irvine where clients can use their Individual Training Accounts to access courses which suit their needs. The fund re-opens in April so starting the application procedures now gives the person a head start. More information can be found here :


Dont forget to visit our secure online shop where you will find a range of quality health, safety and mobility products

at value for money prices.

All purchases help us support others. 

February 2019 Update

Well 2019 has started very positively and we are looking forward to delivering our ASSIST Training services in Ayrshire and Dumfries & Galloway along with introducing our Peace of Mind program to various new groups in the Borders region.

Dont forget our secure online shop offers a range of quality health, safety, sports, mobility and related products at value for money prices. Why not have a wee look !

More news to follow.


Assist Training Information 2019

ASSIST Training Program delivered by Respite Now cic & partnersPersonal Assistant Certificated CoursesCourse Name   Duration  Delivery Individual Costs   ITA [ individual training account ]Emergency First Aid at Work1 dayB-Tac£69.00If a PA wished to access ITA funding of up to £200   First Aid at Work3 daysB-Tac£175.00first they need to check that they meet the criteriawhich they can find on they then need to register First Aid Refresher4 hoursB-Tac£65.00 and receive a unique number/voucher which is used to cover any training costs.Manual Assistance/Handling1 dayB-Tac£125.00Food Hygiene1 dayB-Tac£70.00Epilepsy TrainingHalf DayB-Tac£60.00Medication Half DayB-Tac£70.00Dementia Training1 day Alzeimers ScotlandFreeChallenging Behaviour1 dayB-TactbaPaediatric First Aid2 daysB-Tac£160.00Infection ControlHalf DayB-Tac£70.00Training courses need a minimum of 2/3 participants and maximum of 12 per day. This is also the minimum required if it is in a clients homeWe have training venues across Ayrshire Other specific courses can be sourced on request.If training was requested in a clients home requirements dependent on type of course would include -Space, access to plug point, equipment e.g hoist