Gowrie Care

Gowrie Care pedalling employment success in Dundee

An employment adviser has gone the extra mile to ensure the breaks were not put on a Dundee man’s efforts to get back into work this week.

Published 22 February 2018

Gowrie’s Dundee Disco proves to be a success

Over 200 people in Dundee supported by Gowrie Care got into the festive spirit at the Apex Hotel with their biggest disco to date.

Published 11 December 2017

Gowrie Care celebrates success at TPAS Awards

Gowrie Care’s Dundee Futures team walked away winners at the TPAS National Good Practice Awards on Friday.

Published 8 November 2017

Mental health film set for festival debut

An animated film created by a Dundee charity aiming to break down the stigma surrounding mental health is to be screened at the Scottish Mental Health Arts Festival in Glasgow this week.

Published 12 October 2017

Edinburgh councillor visits unique homelessness hub

Councillor Alison Dickie met with the people benefiting from the support on at offer the Futures community hub when she visited the facility in Edinburgh’s Southside.

Published 12 September 2017

Gowrie Care team’s new garden in full bloom after funding

Staff and residents at an Arbroath care service celebrated the completion of their Tesco funded garden with a special afternoon tea party.

Published 7 September 2017

Gowrie is the word

Pink wigs, leather jackets and a liberal application of hair gel was the dress code in Dundee on Saturday when a group of talented performers with various disabilities dazzled in a Grease-themed musical.

Published 24 August 2017

Care Inspectorate praises Gowrie Care housing support service

A housing support service provided by Gowrie Care in Dundee has been praised in an inspection report following an unannounced visit by the Care Inspectorate.

Published 2 August 2017

Edinburgh MSP commends £100K funding for homeless charity

Jeremy Balfour MSP lodged a Parliamentary Motion commending a charity who received £100K of National Lottery cash to help homeless people in Edinburgh last week.

Published 2 August 2017

Hillcrest appoints new managing director for Gowrie Care

Gowrie Care, the registered charity of Hillcrest Group which offers varying levels of support to people in different settings, has announced the appointment of Joy Dunlop as its new managing director.

Published 25 July 2017

Gowrie garden party grows funds

A number of Gowrie services worked together to host a "blooming good" garden party in Edinburgh last week.

Published 27 June 2017

Portman Peddlers cycle 558 miles for Scottish care charity

A Glasgow homeless support team and the people they support, collectively known as Portman Peddlers, cycled the 558 miles between Glasgow and Paris to raise money for a Scottish care charity last week.

Published 18 May 2017

Adult learners celebrate achievement in Dundee

Five Dundee people proved you are never too old to learn new skills when they were awarded employability skill-based accreditations in the city.

Published 11 May 2017

Craigowl Communities becomes Gowrie Care

Craigowl Communities has transferred its activities to its sister company, Gowrie Care, as of Saturday 1 April.

Published 3 April 2017

Adults with learning disabilities enjoy first ever visit to Santa

Festive cheer and Christmas magic filled Broughty Ferry’s Scout Hall this week when adults supported with learning disabilities met Santa for the first time.

Published 16 December 2016