Hillcrest Group



Hillcrest plans for 59 affordable homes in Craigentinny area of Edinburgh

Developer Cullross has submitted a planning application for 59 new homes at Loaning Road in the Craigentinny area of Edinburgh, designed by JM Architects.

Published 4 April 2016

New Perth and Kinross allocations policy goes live

The housing allocations’ policy used by three of the biggest social housing landlords in Perth and Kinross has been updated.

Published 1 April 2016

Final phase of Perth housing development completed

The final phase of a housing development at Jeanfield in Perth has been handed over to the local authority.

Published 29 March 2016

Council unveils £4m increased investment in Dundee homes

Funds available for new build council and housing association houses in Dundee are set to go up by over £4 million in the next financial year, the city council has confirmed.

Published 24 March 2016

First Minister makes a first class impression with Gowrie Care residents

Gowrie Care staff and residents in Glasgow were delighted to host a visit from First Minister Nicola Sturgeon last week.

Published 23 March 2016

People affected by homelessness take leap of faith with Dundee digital art exhibition

An interactive mobile phone and tablet app-based art exhibition gave its visitors an emotional and unique insight into the mind of individuals affected by homelessness when it opened in Dundee earlier this week.

Published 3 March 2016

Dundee unveils changes to housing allocation policy

Dundee City Council, Hillcrest, Abertay and Caledonia housing associations have joined forces to launch of a new housing allocation policy for Dundee.

Published 2 March 2016

Craigowl creates real care jobs for real Dundonians

Dundee based employment and training charity Craigowl Communities, part of the Hillcrest Group, is re-launching two of its popular jobs training programmes later this month with a view to getting young people into quality jobs with some of the city’s top employers.

Published 18 February 2016

Agreement signed to deliver 16,000 new affordable homes in Edinburgh over next decade

Edinburgh is set for a major housing boost after the council’s ambitious plan to build thousands of new homes was matched by six partner housing associations.

Published 29 January 2016

New Resource Hub targets homelessness and improving lives in Edinburgh

Today the Homeless Spotlight showcases the pioneering Futures project in Edinburgh run by Craigowl Communities in partnership with Gowrie Care, both part of the Hillcrest Group.

Published 28 January 2016

Redundant public sector site redeveloped into affordable homes for Perth

A former UK government building in Perth is being transformed with 62 new homes in a bid to tackle the local affordable housing shortage.

Published 22 December 2015

Christmas comes early for award winning Hillcrest

The Dundee-based Hillcrest Group of Companies took home the Local Matters Dundee award at The Courier Business Awards last week.

Published 3 December 2015

Dundee care team receives speech and language therapy award

The care and support team from Gowrie Care’s Tullideph service received an award from NHS Tayside for meeting the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists’ five communication standards in Dundee.

Published 23 November 2015

Hillcrest staff treated to green away day

Hillcrest Group’s annual Green Champions’ away day took place at the organisation’s Dundee HQ yesterday.

Published 29 October 2015

Hillcrest celebrates staff talent and achievements

Hillcrest Group recognised the learning achievements of its staff in style at an event at Dundee’s Discovery Point.

Published 28 October 2015