Hillcrest Group

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

Golden opportunities at Hillcrest HQ

Over 60 representatives from local businesses visited Hillcrest Group’s HQ in Dundee last week for an evening of food, fact finding and thoroughly good conversation.

Published 14 August 2017

Hillcrest partners on £6m housing plan for former Angus hospital site

Plans have been submitted for a £6 million housing development on a former hospital site in Arbroath.

Published 4 August 2017

Care Inspectorate praises Gowrie Care housing support service

A housing support service provided by Gowrie Care in Dundee has been praised in an inspection report following an unannounced visit by the Care Inspectorate.

Published 2 August 2017

Edinburgh MSP commends £100K funding for homeless charity

Jeremy Balfour MSP lodged a Parliamentary Motion commending a charity who received £100K of National Lottery cash to help homeless people in Edinburgh last week.

Published 2 August 2017

Hillcrest and Dark Dundee shine light on local charity

Local charity Tayside Children with Cancer and Leukaemia is set to benefit from an exclusive one-off tour of Dundee that will never be seen again.

Published 1 August 2017

Hillcrest appoints new managing director for Gowrie Care

Gowrie Care, the registered charity of Hillcrest Group which offers varying levels of support to people in different settings, has announced the appointment of Joy Dunlop as its new managing director.

Published 25 July 2017

Hillcrest and Police Scotland bring the HEAT to Dundee

Members of the energy advice team at Hillcrest Housing Association met with Police Scotland at Hillcrest HQ last week to discuss partnership working in Dundee.

Published 25 July 2017

Hillcrest fundraising team kicks up cash for horse riding charity

A team of fundraisers visited The Brae Riding for the Disabled in Dundee to hand over money from recent fundraising activities and to get a tour of the centre earlier this week.

Published 20 July 2017

Selling out fast: Hillcrest Housing Association’s 50th anniversary bash

Hillcrest is having a party and its set to be one of Dundee’s biggest this year!

Published 14 July 2017

Partnership advice project helps tenants save over £1.4m

A Castle Rock Edinvar money advice project, set up with partners Citizens Advice Edinburgh, and fellow housing associations Dunedin Canmore, Blackwood, Hillcrest and Port of Leith, has helped tenants save over £1.4 million worth of debt.

Published 12 July 2017

Gowrie garden party grows funds

A number of Gowrie services worked together to host a "blooming good" garden party in Edinburgh last week.

Published 27 June 2017

Hillcrest unveils Dundee flats proposals

Plans have been submitted to develop 12 new flats in Dundee on behalf of Hillcrest Housing Association.

Published 23 June 2017