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1 Jun 2015 - 16:35

“Achievement is Important to People With Dementia…” Allan Logan, Director Services to Older People

26 May 2015 - 13:15

“This is your event and an opportunity for us to give thanks for the contribution you make for CrossReach”, Peter Bailey (CEO)


20 May 2015 - 14:25

“CrossReach continues to deliver high quality social care to many of the poor, needy and vulnerable in Scotland” - Dr Sally Bonnar

17 May 2015 - 21:10

The theme of ‘Living Stones’, chosen by Moderator Rt Rev Angus Morrison for Heart & Soul 2015 was clearly visible throughout the exhibits in Princes Street Gardens today [17 May 2015].


13 May 2015 - 12:02

Q How does a person thrive when the world as they know it is turned upside down?  In the face of the challenges life delivers, we naturally draw on our learned coping mechanisms, education and support networks.

12 May 2015 - 11:02

It's Not Too Late....

to support Tanya Anderson's courageous efforts in Boston on 20th April to raise funds for and awareness of Postnatal Depression.

8 May 2015 - 17:03

Human rights are at the core of social care. At CrossReach, we are guided by our conviction that every human being is equally valuable and equally worthy of respect.

5 May 2015 - 16:16

2015 has been an amazing year for our Heart for Art initiative!

February saw the opening of the month-long 'Heart for Art' Art Exhibition in Glasgow, which was a phenomenal success.  

30 Apr 2015 - 11:36


Native Gaelic speakers with dementia are being helped to recall memories through conversations in their language with school children.

The project is being run at Cameron House Care Home in Inverness.

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30 Apr 2015 - 11:29
2 Apr 2015 - 13:55

You know how it is – life and circumstances take over.  The fulfilment and pleasure of interests and hobbies can be forgotten.

26 Mar 2015 - 17:49

…at least it has in The Elms!


The journey from winter to spring at The Elms was well and truly heralded in by the arrival of 10 special eggs – Living Eggs. 

24 Mar 2015 - 17:56

…thanks to a book-signing evening with esteemed author, Alexander McCall Smith!


23 Mar 2015 - 15:35

What’s normal?

For Ryan, normal is his mum and her partner yelling at each other because they don’t know how to communicate their frustrations.

For Ryan, normal is not knowing if he’ll have dinner when he gets home from school – his mum’s addiction robs food from all of them.

18 Mar 2015 - 11:02

Staff member and mum of 2 young girls, Tanya (43) is making a self-funded trip with her husband and family to Boston in April this year.

Why?  She’s been training to run in the Boston Marathon!

12 Mar 2015 - 17:20

What Do You See Around You?

When asked, this question, most people will start by describing the physical world – the things they can see and hear – the landscape, colours, sounds and people they know.

24 Feb 2015 - 17:53

Take one sunny November morning …

Add to it the opportunity of teaching Golf to some pupils from Ballikinrain School…

What do you get…? 

6 Feb 2015 - 18:32

We are the first two organisations in the UK to have been unanimously accepted by the DDPI Board to start the process of Organisation Certification.

6 Feb 2015 - 18:15


It's been a busy week at Threshold Support Services and it's been worth it.

4 Feb 2015 - 13:28

At the tender age of 6, Jamie and his family chose The Mallard as the place where he would go to for respite care.  His engaging smile and warmth of character quickly found a special place in the hearts of those involved in supporting him…

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