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Thorntree Street: Supporting change in lives, for good

World homelessness day STV News popped down to Thorntree Street a couple of weeks ago to find out more about how our Trauma Informed approach to support has enabled over 70 men to take up permanent residence in their own homes and escape, or avoid,  a life on the...

Work for Rowan Alba!

2 Support worker posts available at Stramullion  We are currently recruiting for 2 female Support Workers, 1 at 32hrs a week, and 1 at 16hrs a week. If you are interested in either role, please download and complete the application form. When completing the Personal...

CEO wins Community Commitment Award

On Saturday evening (14th September 2019) our Chief Executive was nominated for the Community Commitment Award in a prestigious awards ceremony hosted at the Edinburgh Corn Exchange. We want to express a huge congratulations to Helen, as she was deservedly announced...

Charity Golf Day 2019

A huge thank you to everyone who attended our our Charity Golf Day held at Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society on Friday 13th October 2019. We managed to raise over £2,760 over the course of the event! Congratulations to Team McGregor (pictured below) who took home the...

Can YOU help someone stay out of the rough?

Rowan Alba Charity Golf Tournament 2019 will be held on 13th September. There are a variety of ways you can make your presence felt at Bruntsfield Links Golfing Society. Book your place today.

Plus ça change…100 years since the Addison Act on housing

 This month marks a centenary of council housing, after the watershed Addison Act came into force across the UK in 1919. The legislation was meant to create Liberal PM Lloyd George’s “homes fit for heroes”, to house the returning soldiers from World War One. His...

For over 14 years we've been empowering people to live the lives THEY want, free of the threat, or reality, of life without a 'Home'
Check out this piece STV News did a couple of weeks ago, and find out how.

Cosy day at home reading feedback from last week's Trauma Informed Practice training and tweaking the programme accordingly, despite the best efforts of #trainingcat to distract me.
What do YOU think frontline workers need to know about #trauma?

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