Building healthier & happier communities
in Annandale & Eskdale
Annandale & Eskdale SHAP Group
Food Train offers over 65s in Annandale and Eskdale a befriending service, one-to-one
home visits, group outings and a telephone befriending service
Tel: 01461 206586
annan community hub
Annan Community Hub provides a single point of contact for a range of community based activities and supports a range of new and existing groups.
Annandale & Eskdale Active Schools
Dumfries and Galloway Council currently have a team of Active Schools and Community Sport Officers that cover all 16 learning communities in Dumfries & Galloway.
Each officer works in partnership with primary and secondary schools, sports clubs and community organisations, and the wider community to develop sport and increase levels of physical activity.
Our aim is to enable physically disabled people, aged between 16 & 65 years old, living in Dumfries & Galloway, to maximise their ability to live independent, fulfilling lives.
Contact: Carron Alison
Tel 01387 244481
Kate’s Kitchen operates like a cafe, where everyone is welcomed by our team of
friendly volunteers, for a cuppa, a hot meal and a friendly chat and lots lots more.
Tel : 01461 260444
Age Scotland is the largest charity in Scotland dedicated to enabling everyone to make the most of later life.
Contact: Heather Baillie
Tel: 01563 528441
DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY BEFRIENDING PROJECT
DGBP is an early invervention service which exists to promote the wellbeing of vulnerable young people, aged 8-18 by encouraging successful transitions at difficult periods in their lives.
Contact: Gill McCormick
Tel: 01387 247812
TIME BANKING IN ANNANDALE AND ESKDALE
Project involving exchanging skills for time credits. Time banking is a tool to share skills amongst individuals and organisations.
D&G HandyVan became a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) in April 2013 and is based at 72-74 High Street, Lockerbie. It serves the whole of the Dumfries & Galloway region.
Contact: Nancy Hannah
Tel: 0800 0699173
SEXUAL HEALTH DUMFRIES AND GALLOWAY
Sexual Health D&G provides a confidential service regardless of age, gender or sexual orientation. We offer
drop ins, book appointments and a telephone helpline. Sexual Health D&G has its own website
www.sexualhealthdg.co.uk and facebook page sexual health D&G.
Contact: Adele Hannah
Tel: 01387 244436
Visibility work with people across Dumfries and Galloway who are living with sight and hearing loss.
Visibility’s See Hear team in Dumfries and Galloway can help in lots of different ways. The best way to find out more is to talk to us – you can phone or email us on 01387 267131 and firstname.lastname@example.org
Phone: 01387 267131