Home › News

Search for News


8 Aug 2014 - 15:14

Whinnieknow And The Sensory Garden

By Lena MacBean - Resident

4 Aug 2014 - 10:15

Remembering Our Heritage Of Serving In Christ's Name

Below are extracts from 'A Badge To Be Proud Of' by Lewis L.L. Cameron

31 Jul 2014 - 10:02

To guarantee people real choice in social care, the Third Sector must continue to innovate, says Peter Bailey CrossReach CEO

29 Jul 2014 - 15:22


Residents at Queen's Bay Lodge look forward to and appreciate the weekly visits from ASDA Community Life Champions, Gina and Sandra.

17 Jul 2014 - 14:16

CrossReach has become the first social care provider in Scotland to appoint a ‘Dementia Ambassador’ in every one of its services for older people.  56 members of staff have volunteered and been trained to take on these proactive appointments.

9 Jul 2014 - 17:27

Established in 2012, the ‘Heart for Art’ art classes have supported people experiencing the effects of dementia to express themselves through art.

4 Jul 2014 - 11:01

"My name is Yvonne.

"I relocated from London to Edinburgh last December.  In the last 6 months I have been volunteering for CrossReach ConneXions, working with other volunteers from various backgrounds, helping ConneXions build foundations.

23 Jun 2014 - 12:04

When it comes to celebrating, the family of Annie Morrison (one of our residents at Whinnieknowe in Nairn) know how to throw a party with style!

On 10th June 2014 Annie reached the remarkable milestone age of 100 years and her devoted family and friends made sure the day was one to remember.

20 Jun 2014 - 09:54


After local company, Deeside Photographis put out an appeal, on behalf of Friends of Bellfield for plants for their newly formed Gardens at the High Street care home, a local hotel has offered help, when it came to remodelling their grounds.

23 May 2014 - 16:28


Sunflower Garden staff members Victoria McCracken and Anna Rahiman (pictured above) have diligently prepared to run Edinburgh’s Half Marathon on Sunday 25 May 2014.

21 May 2014 - 10:43


The deliverance presented by Dr Sally E Bonnar highlighted our Four Tiers Of Engagement:

Prayer: A call for congregations to form CrossReach prayer support groups, as part of their prayer ministry.

20 May 2014 - 17:17

Donna MacLennan of Dochas and Mandy Macleod of the Lewis Street Project were privileged to be introduced to The Earl and Countess of Wessex during the official opening of “The Shed” at Martins Memorial Church in Stornoway on 20 May 2014. 

19 May 2014 - 15:36
Exactly 50 weeks after temporarily leaving Bellfield, the residents are excitedly making preparations to return to their magnificently refurbished home on 20 May 2014.
Some years ago, a legacy was left which has been used to bring the stunning building into the 21st century, whilst maintaining its charm and feel.
18 May 2014 - 22:19

Heart And Soul 2014

An incredible array of organisations, churches, musicians, talent, activities and people filled Princes Street Gardens on 18 May 2014.  For CrossReach some of the highlights of all the preparation were:

18 May 2014 - 08:52

After months of preparation, today is Heart and Soul 2014

We’ll be there, in our marquee and you really do need to come along and pay CrossReach a visit!  Why?  Here’s a taste of what’s on offer:

16 May 2014 - 11:07


“O, wad some Power the giftie gie us. To see oursels as others see us” – Robert Burns

If you are not proceeding please help us by completing this short survey

Syndicate content
Logo of The Church of Scotland Social Care Council Logo of the Bòrd na Gàidhlig

Charis House, 47 Milton Road East, Edinburgh, EH15 2SR
Tel: 0131 657 2000 Email: info@crossreach.org.uk