Inclusive play park secures £10,000

Over £25,000 has been given to organisations in Dumfries and Galloway this week fromThe Big Lottery Fund. Include Us secured £10,000 towards installing a wheelchair friendly trampoline in the Catherine Street inclusive play park in Dumfries. read more

New future and life for Crichton Hall

The Chief Executive of The Crichton Trust has said a “new future and life” has been secured for Crichton Hall after the announcement that it is being sold ahead of plans to create a destination hotel and spa. read more

Tackling Poverty by Making Ends Meet

The closing date to submit a project proposal to Dumfries and Galloway Council‘s £250,000 of Tackling Poverty funding is midnight this Friday, January 11. It is available to help local people ‘make ends meet’ and tackle the causes and effects … read more

Document sets out Short Break options for Carers

A SHORT break enables Carers to have regular periods away from their caring routines or responsibilities. And now information about the many different options for planned short breaks within Dumfries and Galloway is being promoted in a new document to Carers, the person or people they care for and to supported people who have no unpaid Carer. read more