Winning Martyn’s Monday Club will use its funding to take members out on trips and organise activities like fishing.
Birds and their dried dropping can carry more than 60 diseases.
Western Isles Health Board spent more than £1.6 million keeping patients in hospital who could go home.
Martyn’s Monday Clubs are helping make lives tolerable for over 18s in the town struggling with mental health.
The area’s health and social care partnership is looking to increase sleepover care charges by 18 per cent to bring staff pay into line with the minimum wage.
For more information visit the website www.jostrust.org.uk or NHS Inform.
The Integrated Joint Board of the Argyll and Bute Health and Social Care Partnership has just released its draft version of its strategic plan.