Hillcrest Group



Gowrie Care proven to be Volunteer Friendly

Gowrie Care has officially been named as a volunteer friendly organisation after achieving the Volunteer Friendly Award.

Published 5 October 2015

Hillcrest Group recognised for investing in young people

The Hillcrest Group has achieved the prestigious Investors in Young People (IIYP) Silver Accreditation in recognition of their commitment to the training and development of young people.

Published 30 September 2015

Hundreds of affordable homes to be built on former public sector sites

Vacant land and buildings which were previously in public sector ownership are being redeveloped to allow the construction of hundreds of affordable homes, the Scottish Government has announced.

Published 24 September 2015

Green light for 81 affordable homes in Dundee

Plans to build 81 affordable homes on the site of the former multis in Dundee have been approved by city planners.

Published 23 September 2015

Talent and theatrics at Gowrie Care Glee Club

Gowrie Care’s drama group Glee Club were on top theatrical form when they delivered a dynamic and different performance of Scenes for the Wizard of Oz to a delighted audience of over 150 people at Dundee’s Space Theatre last weekend.

Published 23 September 2015

Gowrie Care helps student with Asperger’s towards top academic accolade

The hard work and dedication of a Dundee based student was recognised at a special ceremony held in the city when he was awarded the Dean’s Medal.

Published 21 September 2015

Blackwood receives training from top wheelchair basketball teams

Staff from Blackwood Housing and Care are licking their wounds after being put through their sporting paces by two of Scotland’s top wheelchair basketball teams.

Published 8 September 2015

Gowrie Care celebrates successful staff at awards ceremony

Care and support teams from across Scotland gathered at a glamorous awards ceremony in Dundee last week.

Published 17 August 2015

Hillcrest delivers 18 new affordable homes in Edinburgh

An eye-catching and much-needed development of 18 new flats for social rent was handed over to delighted tenants in Edinburgh last week.

Published 5 August 2015

Cairn welcomes Hillcrest Tenant Inspectors

Cairn Housing Association welcomed ten of Hillcrest’s Tenant Inspectors to its Edinburgh headquarters to learn about the innovative Cairn contact centre.

Published 4 August 2015

Community spirit on show at Hillcrest’s Edinburgh development

Hillcrest tenants at Wharton Square, Edinburgh made a huge effort to build a sense of community at the weekend.

Published 23 July 2015

Barratt Homes to deliver affordable homes across the capital

Barratt Homes has unveiled plans to deliver 96 affordable homes at three housing developments across Edinburgh, which are collectively worth in excess of £10 million.

Published 21 July 2015

Plans submitted for Hillcrest homes on former Dundee multi site

Plans for more than 80 homes to be built on the site of the former multis in Dundee have been lodged with city planners.

Published 21 July 2015

Social landlords launch non-profit energy company

A new independent energy supply company, the first in the UK operating on a non-profit distributing basis, plans to be selling heat and power to tenants in 200,000 homes across Scotland by 2020.

Published 16 July 2015