Hillcrest Group

Older people enjoy a brew and a boogie at Dundee Festive Tea Dance

Over 100 older people from across Dundee were treated to hot drinks, sweet and savoury snacks, and a dance to some old favourites at a special festive event held in Menzieshill Community Centre.

Published 6 December 2017

Housing professionals share good ASB practice at Hillcrest HQ

Staff from housing associations across Scotland gathered at the Hillcrest Group’s HQ in Dundee last week to discuss the best approaches for tackling anti-social behaviour.

Published 4 December 2017

Hillcrest supports Cosy Coat Campaign

Hillcrest Group has lent its support to a campaign for people to provide unused coats to people who can’t afford them.

Published 24 November 2017

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