News & events

Keep up to date with all the latest news and events throughout the Hillcrest Group of Companies
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Jan

Gowrie’s drama group put on a “snow”-stopping performance!

A group of talented performers with support needs wowed the crowd with their rendition of the classic fairy tale Snow White in Dundee last week. Supported by Gowrie Care, the Glee Club Drama Group performed Snow White and Friends to an audience of over 50 people at Gowrie’s community hub in the Hilltown. Julie Horan, Gowrie’s improvements coordinator was one of those involved in organising the show. She commented: “Everyone’s…
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  • Hillcrest’s Aberdeenshire debut set to boost affordable housing provision

    Posted: 21st February 2019

    Hillcrest Housing Association with support from Aberdeenshire Council and the Scottish Government is set to create 91 new affordable homes in Stonehaven, bolstering Grampian’s stretched housing provision. The development of quality homes located on the Ury Estate will mark Hillcrest Housing Association’s debut in Aberdeenshire. The organisation also recently made…

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  • Hillcrest tenants – we need you!

    Posted: 14th February 2019

    We’re looking for your feedback to help improve how we look after you, your home and your community. To do this, our Tenant Participation team is holding an informal evening session where you can come along to meet staff and chat about the services you receive. We love to hear what…

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  • Tales of woe and magic – Hillcrest staff member returns from Syrian refugee aid trip

    Posted: 13th February 2019

    Amera Sajid, the Gowrie Care Money Support worker who recently travelled to Lebanon to help Syrian refugees has returned bringing with her stories and experiences – both heart-wrenching as well as warming. Amera returned from the Middle-Eastern country on January 29th following time in refugee camps in Beirut and the…

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  • New Aberfeldy development is ‘Top of the Cops’ as it scoops top police award

    Posted: 8th February 2019

    Hillcrest’s newest affordable housing development, which was completed in January in Aberfeldy has already won its first accolade, being granted a Secured by Design (SBD) Gold Award by Police Scotland. Secured by Design is a national police initiative that encourages developers to create new and refurbished housing projects with a…

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  • Employment opportunities for former McGill apprentices

    Posted: 6th February 2019

    Hillcrest Maintenance Services (HMS) will be attending Skills Development Scotland’s PACE event tomorrow to offer advice and potential employment opportunities to allow apprentices to complete their trade training. Date: Thursday 7th February 2019 Time: Between 12 noon and 5pm Venue: Apex City Quay Hotel, 1 W Victoria Dock Road, Dundee…

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  • Gowrie Care Angus Homecare Recruitment Event

    Posted: 1st February 2019

    Looking for a career in care? We have lots of opportunities.  We provide active support to enable individuals to achieve and manage their health and social care needs through a holistic and person-centred approach. We have a number of support worker positions available. Come along to our recruitment day to…

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  • Our Power in administration – further information for tenants

    Posted: 31st January 2019

    You may have heard that energy supplier Our Power fell into administration last week. To find out more, you can read our post here. If you were an Our Power customer, we can now confirm your supply will be taken over by Utilita, who will be in touch with all…

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