Cash boost for Perth Foot­ball Mem­o­ries project

The Courier & Advertiser (Perth and Perthshire Edition) - - NEWS -

St John­stone Com­mu­nity Trust has re­ceived £4,000 in fund­ing from Perth’s Tesco stores to sup­port its Foot­ball Mem­o­ries project.

Run in con­junc­tion with Alzheimer Scot­land, trained vol­un­teers speak with de­men­tia suf­fer­ers about the sport in an ef­fort to help them re­call past ex­pe­ri­ences.

At St John­stone’s McDiarmid Park home are Tesco com­mu­nity cham­pion Fiona Smith, Foot­ball Mem­o­ries mem­ber Ge­orge Aitken and vol­un­teer Anne Mailer.

Pic­ture: Mhairi Ed­wards.

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