Social Impact Pledge

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

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Social Impact Pledge logo

NHS Ayrshire & Arran pledges to:

Challenge ourselves to increase the positive impact we make on our local community and make better use of our assets – our buildings/grounds and our people.

In the next six months we will do at least three things that we don’t do at the moment to improve our social impact.                                                                                                        

Signed,  Signature of Chief ExecutiveChief Executive, August 2019                                                                                                                                                       

1st Commitment

We will further our community involvement by working with local schools and inspiring students to think about career options within the NHS


Geographical location of impact

  • Two schools each in North, South and East Ayrshire. 

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2nd Commitment

We will actively encourage our environment partners such as ‘The Conservation Volunteers (TCV), Scottish Wildlife Trust and community groups to deliver green health activities such as Green Gyms and branching out on our hospital sites as part of care and recovery pathways. Working with Scottish Natural Heritage, we will continue to promote ‘Our Natural Health Service’ on our hospital sites.                  

Geographical location of impact

  • Our hospital grounds at University Hospital Ayr and Ayrshire Central Hospital, Irvine

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3rd Commitment

We will develop links with the NHS Scottish Global Citizenship programme for our staff and identify opportunities for our staff to contribute to sustainable development goals.


Geographical location of impact

  • Linking Ayrshire with global communities 

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