Hillcrest Group



Dundee housing development could resurrect old street name

A street name that disappeared when two Dundee multi storey blocks were built could be resurrected if councillors back the move next week.

Published 22 November 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

Hillcrest’s big birthday bash raises cash for charities

Over £50k was raised for two Scottish charities at a black tie fundraising event hosted by Hillcrest Housing Association at Dundee’s Apex Hotel on Friday.

Published 7 November 2017

Innovative funding scheme contributes £15m to 50,000 affordable homes target

More than £15 million for affordable housing projects has been raised through an innovative funding scheme, supporting the development of over 200 homes for social rent across the country.

Published 6 November 2017

Hillcrest staff celebrate 50th anniversary

Hillcrest Housing Association has celebrated 50 years of delivering quality affordable homes and top rated support services to communities across Scotland at a special celebratory event at Dundee’s Apex Hotel.

Published 31 October 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

Hillcrest showcases Quay talent at awards celebration

The Hillcrest Group recognised staff learning achievements in style at an event at Dundee’s The Quay last night.

Published 8 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

30 years of affordable housing celebrated at former mill

Residents and staff from Hillcrest Housing Association celebrated the 30th anniversary of a housing development forged on the site of a former textile mill at a special community event in Dundee.

Published 6 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

Housing minister praises new Hillcrest homes in Blackford

Minister for local government and housing, Kevin Stewart MSP, praised good quality, energy efficient, affordable homes when he visited a new housing estate in Blackford yesterday.

Published 22 August 2017

Hillcrest Group’s annual report serves up a slice of celebration

The Hillcrest Group has published a special birthday-themed annual report in celebration of Hillcrest Housing Association’s 50th anniversary.

Published 21 August 2017

Prince's Trust placements given royal welcome by Dundee maintenance companies

Twelve young people were given work placements with local trades employers, including Hillcrest Maintenance Services (HMS), as part of a Prince's Trust Scotland initiative in Dundee earlier this month.

Published 18 August 2017