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Turning Point Scotland website privacy policy updated

Turning Point Scotland website privacy policy updated

In line with the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) we have updated our website privacy policy. If you use our website and visit our social media pages, please read carefully. For more information please contact: DPO Turning Point Scotland 54...
Annual Report 2016-2017

Annual Report 2016-2017

Download our Annual Report 2016-2017 Want to stay in touch with our work in the future? Data protection laws are changing. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will take effect as of 25 May 2018 across the EU. Irrespective of...
Work with us

Work with us

We have some great vacancies available if you are looking for a career in social care. We offer a pension, guaranteed hours, 7 weeks annual leave per year and the chance to join a company that is robust and prepared for...
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Turning Point Scotland aiming for back to back SSSA success

Turning Point Scotland aiming for back to back SSSA success

Turning Point Scotland has a number of finalists in the Scottish Social Services Awards 2018. The awards are organised on behalf of a number of key organisations across the social services sector to deliver high quality and effective social services. Emma Robertson, Support Practitioner, Turning Point Scotland Elgin has been nominated in the Bright Spark...
Gender pay gap- 0% median result!

Gender pay gap- 0% median result!

Chief Executive Neil Richardson has signed off Turning Point Scotland’s first gender pay gap survey as accurate and the results are excellent. Gender pay gap reporting is a  new requirement of organisations with over 250 employees. With a 0% median difference and 1.15% mean difference between men and women’s pay on the 5th of April...
International Women’s Day 2018

International Women’s Day 2018

Our 218 service celebrated International Women’s Day on 8th March 2018. The women in the residential and community engagement services made the posters for the day. One of the posters was of a dress and the other represented the content of a women’s bag. All of the people we support who attended received a purple...
Turning Point Scotland achieves Investors in People Gold Accreditation

Turning Point Scotland achieves Investors in People Gold Accreditation

One of the country’s leading social care organisations, Turning Point Scotland, has achieved the prestigious Investors in People Gold Accreditation, the most successful framework for business improvement through people in the UK. This represents a true commitment to employees and demonstrates a solid foundation of good practice which remains challenging and aspirational for many organisations. ...
New look service for people affected by alcohol and drug use

New look service for people affected by alcohol and drug use

People experiencing issues relating to alcohol and drug use in Aberdeenshire can now benefit from a broader range of support services across the region. A partnership approach between Turning Point Scotland and Alcohol and Drugs Action will offer support to individuals to reduce the harm posed by alcohol and drug use and assist people into...
Happy Retirement!

Happy Retirement!

Turning Point Scotland is losing some weel-kent faces this year. Operations Manager Christine Buntrock, Health & Safety Manager Hugh Tannock and John McCormack, Service Coordinator at Dumfries & Galloway are retiring. Colleagues are sad to see them go and the organisation will miss their valued contributions, with more than 30 years’ experience between them at...
TPS Connects hosts Glasgow event

TPS Connects hosts Glasgow event

About 70 delegates from across Turning Point Scotland’s services in the Glasgow area turned out for the latest TPS Connects conference at the Scottish Youth Theatre. In recent years the  olunteers have organised summer open days at the Kinning Park Complex, near Head Office. However, this year the group decided to organise something a bit more formal and host a...
The introduction of the new FHOSS service in Glasgow

The introduction of the new FHOSS service in Glasgow

One of the biggest changes for Turning Point Scotland this year has been the implementation of the new Flexible Homelessness Outreach Support Service in Glasgow (FHOSS). FHOSS is the biggest single tender Turning Point Scotland has won; in terms of the numbers of people being supported, the size of the staff team and the revenue brought in from...
Gourock welcomes TPS Inverclyde

Gourock welcomes TPS Inverclyde

After five years in Bank Street and an 18-month transition, our Inverclyde service has moved to a fully refurbished former social club in sunny Gourock. Previously a residential facility, the  Inverclyde service is now a supported living service allowing independent living in with each person having a private bathroom, 24/7 support and access to communal...
Congratulations Fiona!

Congratulations Fiona!

Fiona Dawson, who is supported by Turning Point Scotland Prestwick, received her award for Sporting Achievement. Fiona is a double world record-breaker for her success with the South Ayrshire Swim Team Para Squad and she has won multiple gold and silver medals in the Special Olympics and the European Down’s Syndrome Championship.
Rosie's Garden award success

Rosie’s Garden award success

Turning Point Scotland’s social enterprises have a history of winning awards and our latest, Rosie’s Garden, is no exception. The team picked up the Gold Certificate in the Neighbourhood Garden category at the Beautiful Perth awards. The awards celebrate all of the organisations making the Fair City a more attractive place to live and work. Here...
The circus comes to Perth!

The circus comes to Perth!

Perth & Kinross annual BBQ had a circus theme this year. Well done to everyone that particpated in another fun-packed event.