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16 Jan 2015 - 12:49

“I am delighted to say in attending today’s event, I’m now a serious art lover” Peter Bailey, CEO CrossReach

At a private viewing on 15 January 2015, our guests noted that they were genuinely amazed and impressed at the quality and diversity of the work on display.

13 Jan 2015 - 17:04

Having been invited to be the lead agency at Perth Prison Visitors Support and Advice Centre at HMP Perth, we are delighted to share the experience and expertise gained with projects developing similar services.

8 Jan 2015 - 18:31


Life hasn’t ended.

Life continues to have meaning.

Whether or not there is cognitive decline, we believe a person who has been given a diagnosis of dementia:

8 Jan 2015 - 12:48

Peter Rodgers, has inspired, uplifted and encouraged whilst supporting our residents at The Elms (Residential Home, Edinburgh) in his role as Pantry Assistant.

5 Jan 2015 - 13:36

Today, (05 January 2015) we were delighted to learn that the STV Appeal has awarded £2,000 to our Perth Prison Visitors Support and Advice Centre.

19 Dec 2014 - 15:53

Celebrating And Valuing The Commitment, Achievements And Success Of Our Recovery Volunteers 2014.

15 Dec 2014 - 17:00

Raising funds for children’s charities in Scotland, the Kiltwalk has inspired many people to put in some serious exercise and raise funds for very worthy causes in the process.  Originally taking place in Glasgow, the Kiltwalk has now expanded to 6 locations in Scotland:

11 Dec 2014 - 16:54

…It was so special, residents who have advanced dementia continue to talk about it.

The singers assembled on The Elms' magnificent stairway, the musicians tuned their instruments and an air of anticipation filled the room.

10 Dec 2014 - 16:19

Allan receives support from Threshold Edinburgh.  

5 Dec 2014 - 16:27

Sir Winston Churchill made this profound statement and the story below about Joe (formerly supported by our Dick Stewart Service) resonates with its timeless truth.

2 Dec 2014 - 12:56

As the title says, you may have heard about our Scottish Care National Care Home Awards Finalists (Gwen and Janis)

…so now it’s our pleasure to share why they were nominated.

18 Nov 2014 - 18:18

According to the song, you should ‘express yourself’.

It sounds easy….

The reality can be quite different.  Some people are naturally confident and others don’t find it easy to relay what they need to say at the time they feel they need to say it.

10 Nov 2014 - 13:34

Rt Rev John Chalmers Shares His Thoughts On CrossReach Week 2014:

I’d rather see a sermon than hear one, and the people of the Church of Scotland’s CrossReach are living the sermons that too many of us try to preach, says Rt Rev John Chalmers

7 Nov 2014 - 17:52

Day 6 - CrossReach Week 2014 - Rt Rev Chalmers, visited Threshold Edinburgh Community Hub and Charis House.

6 Nov 2014 - 20:52
Day 5 – CrossReach Week - Rt Rev Chalmers, Mr Alan Baird (Chief Social Work Advisor) and Jill Wereszczuk (Policy Officer) visited two of our services in Aberdeenshire.

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