Dementia

Pupils’ Festive Visit Helps Foster Understanding of Dementia

A FESTIVE trip by primary children from a Dumfries Primary School to meet people with dementia has been described as a ‘profound’ experience. P7 youngsters...
Dumfries YMCA

Former Lochside Primary Bought By Dumfries YMCA for £1

Dumfries YMCA is a highly successful youth focussed organisation based in Dumfries and had outgrown their town centre base. They applied to the Council...

New Venue For Castle Douglas D&g Citizens Advice Service

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service have entered into a new collaboration with Castle Douglas Parish Church to deliver advice services from the lower...
RNLI FUNDRAISING VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Fundraising Volunteers Needed For D&G RNLI

The RNLI is looking for fundraising volunteers in Dumfries! It’s a great way to meet new people, make the most of your skills, learn...

Countdown Dumfries and Galloway VOscars 2019

The countdown to Dumfries and Galloway VOscars 2019 has officially begun. Hosted and organised by Third Sector Dumfries and Galloway, the event will once again...
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Microsoft CEO praises falls prevention technology adopted by Loreburn Housing

Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella, has praised a pioneering new technology that’s being used by a Dumfries & Galloway housing association to prevent falls in...

Don’t Be Lonely this Christmas

Once again, the River of Life Church in Dumfries is opening its doors wide on Christmas Day, bringing a free Christmas meal and celebration...
SENSORY IMPAIRMENT COURSES

New Courses Start In Newton Stewart & Lockerbie For Those Living With Sensory Impairment

People living with sight, hearing or dual sensory loss across Dumfries & Galloway are being invited to sign up for a self-management course to...
Recycling group's Expanding Role

MP Welcomes Annan Recycling group’s Expanding Role

AN ANNAN based social enterprise, which offers affordable pre-used furniture and household goods, is going from strength to strength.   Newstart Recycle has attracted increased interest...
Universal Credit Claim

D&G Citizens Advice Service Offers New Universal Credit Claim Help Service

Dumfries and Galloway Citizens Advice Service (DAGCAS) launches a new service for people in our region to help make their Universal Credit claim and...