Hillcrest Group

Robertson to ‘Open Doors’ of Hillcrest site in Dundee

Robertson Partnership Homes is giving members of the public a unique chance to see behind the scenes of its affordable homes development for Hillcrest in Dundee.

Published 15 March 2019

Hillcrest gives second chance to stricken McGills trainees

Five apprentices of stricken building contractor McGill & Co have been given a second chance after Hillcrest offered them employment and the opportunity to continue their apprenticeships.

Published 11 March 2019

Hillcrest HA to make Aberdeenshire debut with 91 new affordable homes

Hillcrest Housing Association is set to create 91 new affordable homes in Stonehaven, bolstering Grampian's stretched housing provision.

Published 21 February 2019

Hillcrest plans to build 130 new Dundee homes approved by councillors

Hillcrest Housing Association has received a go-ahead from Dundee councillors for a new 130-home development at Ellengowan Drive.

Published 15 February 2019

Tales of woe and magic as Hillcrest staff member returns from Syrian refugee aid trip

Amera Sajid, the Gowrie Care money support worker who recently travelled to Lebanon to help Syrian refugees, has returned bringing with her stories and experiences - both heart-wrenching as well as warming.

Published 13 February 2019

Top police award for new Aberfeldy housing development

A brand new affordable housing development in Aberfeldy has already won its first accolade after being granted a Secured by Design (SBD) Gold Award by Police Scotland.

Published 11 February 2019

Local charities receive boost from Hillcrest fundraising feats

Kind-hearted Hillcrest staff have raised over £12,000 last year for a range of local charities and projects.

Published 30 January 2019

Gowrie Care drama group put on ‘snow’-stopping performance

A group of talented performers with support needs wowed the crowd with their rendition of the classic fairy tale Snow White in Dundee last week.

Published 29 January 2019

Hillcrest research suggests 52% of Scottish households are in fuel poverty

More than half of Scottish households have been plunged into fuel poverty as a result of crippling energy prices with people going to astonishing lengths in order to keep warm, new research has revealed.

Published 24 January 2019

Hillcrest staff-member heading to Lebanon to help Syrian refugees

A Dundee woman is set to pack her bags for Lebanon, to help refugees fleeing the ongoing conflict in neighbouring Syria.

Published 8 January 2019

Hillcrest work experience paves career pathways for Dundee pupils

Two Dundee school pupils have cast their gaze firmly on their future careers, completing eight-week work experience programmes with the Hillcrest Group.

Published 3 January 2019

Hundreds of toiletries donated to homeless people in Dundee after Gowrie Care appeal

An appeal set up by Gowrie Care’s community recovery service has accumulated hundreds of toiletry essentials for homeless and people in recovery in Dundee and the surrounding area this Christmas.

Published 21 December 2018

Gowrie Care’s Dundee disco proves to be a big hit

Over 250 Gowrie Care service users and staff got into the festive spirit last week when they attended the charity’s annual winter disco at Dundee’s Apex Hotel.

Published 17 December 2018

Lord Provost opens Gowrie Care’s first accessible holiday home in Dundee

Dundee’s Lord Provost Ian Borthwick opened Gowrie Care’s new accessible holiday home in the Coldside area of Dundee yesterday.

Published 13 December 2018

Kind-hearted Hillcrest staff come bearing gifts for children’s hospital

Hillcrest staff members have brought more than just good tidings to Tayside Children’s Hospital at Ninewells, donating selection boxes and gifts.

Published 13 December 2018