Hillcrest Group



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

Hillcrest fundraisers host walking football tournament

Hillcrest Housing Association fundraising team, The Late Developers, held a successful walking football tournament on Saturday to raise money for Brae Riding for the Disabled.

Published 7 June 2017

Portman Peddlers cycle 558 miles for Scottish care charity

A Glasgow homeless support team and the people they support, collectively known as Portman Peddlers, cycled the 558 miles between Glasgow and Paris to raise money for a Scottish care charity last week.

Published 18 May 2017

Esh Border Construction unveils new social housing framework partnerships

Esh Border Construction has announced a raft of new multi-million pound framework partnerships within Scotland’s social housing sector.

Published 12 May 2017

Adult learners celebrate achievement in Dundee

Five Dundee people proved you are never too old to learn new skills when they were awarded employability skill-based accreditations in the city.

Published 11 May 2017

Hillcrest staff raise a sweet amount for Archie

As part of Hillcrest’s 50 Grand to Lend a Hand fundraising initiative, Big Mac and his Quarter Pounders raised over £260 for the Archie Foundation hosting an afternoon tea at the weekend.

Published 11 May 2017

A beautiful amount of money raised at Hillcrest

One of Hillcrest's fundraising teams has not only raised a fantastic amount of money but left people in Dundee feeling beautiful.

Published 3 May 2017

Hillcrest awarded £10k to tackle fuel poverty

Hillcrest Housing Association has been awarded £10,000 by Energy Action Scotland to set up a scheme to help people who are in fuel poverty.

Published 28 April 2017

Hair raising new look for Hillcrest fundraiser

A brave Dundee woman was given an extreme spring makeover when her head was shaved to raise money for a foodbank charity.

Published 26 April 2017

Dundee group get animated to break down mental health stigma

A Hillcrest Group project in Dundee has worked with three local people to produce a short stop motion animation film and blog aimed at breaking down stigma surrounding mental health.

Published 4 April 2017