Hillcrest Group

New affordable homes planned for Dundee’s City Quay

A planning application has been submitted to Dundee City Council for a mixed-use development of a site located at the heart of the former Victoria and Camperdown docks.

Published 6 June 2018

Hillcrest Group celebrates living wage commitment

Hillcrest Housing Association and Hillcrest Maintenance Services have been accredited as Living Wage employers by Living Wage Scotland.

Published 24 May 2018

Good governance recognised at Gowrie Care

Gowrie Care, part of the Hillcrest Group, was one of four charities recognised at the first Good Governance Awards ceremony during an event held in Dundee’s city chambers last week.

Published 21 May 2018

Social Bite officially launches Edinburgh homeless village

Social enterprise Social Bite has officially launched its village in Edinburgh which aims to tackle homelessness by providing a safe living environment for around 20 people per year.

Published 17 May 2018

Hillcrest signs up for streamlined services with VWS

In a move that will streamline their business and create new jobs, the Hillcrest Group of Companies has appointed fire, safety and security contractor Video Watchman Systems Ltd (VWS) to manage multiple services.

Published 15 May 2018

Friendly rivalry raises money for Epilepsy Scotland

A team of Kingdom Housing Association staff played a badminton tournament against a team from Hillcrest and helped raise money for Kingdom’s nominated charity, Epilepsy Scotland.

Published 14 May 2018

Businesses open doors for Dundee street art project

Twenty unloved doors in Dundee’s Stobswell area have received a creative lick of paint as part of unique street art project supported by Hillcrest and Dulux.

Published 8 May 2018

Work starts on new homes for Dundee’s Hilltown

Demolition works are soon to start which will enable work to get underway on a site in Dundee which will transform the look of the Hilltown.

Published 24 April 2018

Hillcrest helps Prince’s Trust placements to ‘get into electrical’

An inspiring electrician received an insight into his trade of choice with a Dundee-based maintenance company as part of a national employment initiative this week.

Published 5 April 2018

Abertay student gets down to business at Gowrie Care

An Abertay University 3rd year BA (Hons) Management student has just completed a 10 week placement with Gowrie Care.

Published 29 March 2018

Senior Hillcrest staff raise the stakes in new Dundee charity shop

Friendly competition took hold of a newly-opened charity shop in Dundee on Thursday as members of the senior team from one the city’s biggest charities tried to sell the most stock during their shift.

Published 16 March 2018

Hillcrest shows support for Scottish Apprenticeship Week

The Hillcrest Group is one of the many companies providing apprenticeship opportunities setting young people up for success in their careers.

Published 9 March 2018

Housing minister visits Hillcrest affordable housing development in Dundee

Minister for local government and housing, Kevin Stewart MSP, was in Dundee yesterday to visit the site of a new affordable housing development which will bring 163 new homes to the city.

Published 22 February 2018

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

159-home Perthshire development called-in by ministers

The Scottish Government will decide the fate of proposals for 159 new homes on the outskirts of Perth following concerns over the development’s transport links.

Published 23 January 2018