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Turning Point Scotland provides person centred support to adults with a range of complex needs. We learn from services and seek to influence social policy.

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Glasgow Homelessness Service marks major milestone with Ministerial visit

Glasgow Homelessness Service marks major milestone with Ministerial visit

A key Turning Point Scotland service that has helped thousands of people in Glasgow during problems with homelessness and addiction marked its 15th anniversary, with a visit from a Scottish Government Minister. Kevin Stewart MSP, Minister for Local Government and...
Glasgow Women's Supported Bail Service having a positive impact

Glasgow Women’s Supported Bail Service having a positive impact

Glasgow Women’s Supported Bail Service is currently supporting 8 women.  This number is quite low due to the service being in its infancy.  Through networking and raising awareness of the service they expect the number of referrals to significantly increase over the...
TPS Connects Open Day highlights

TPS Connects Open Day highlights

Thanks to everyone that came along to the TPS Connects open day at the Kinning Park complex. Great food, company, live music, bouncy castle and much more!                          ...
Raising Awareness of Huntington’s disease

Raising Awareness of Huntington’s disease

“I’m not defined by Huntington’s. I don’t see myself as having a disability. I’m not Huntington’s. I am Jane” Watch Jane tell her story on a video:   Jane Williams is highlighting the issues facing those living with the condition....
Take a look behind the scenes Inverclyde

Take a look behind the scenes Inverclyde

See what our staff and people we support get up to and find out more about the service
Video Highlights of TPS Connects 2016

Video Highlights of TPS Connects 2016

TPS Connects 2016 was held over a packed 2 days of activities at the Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel in Clydebank.  It is an event for people supported by Turning Point Scotland. The conference was organised by the TPS Connects Committee...
Connecting Citizens

Connecting Citizens

Turning Point Scotland has taken on an exciting new approach which will be embedded as a central part of the culture and ethos of the organisation. Citizenship is a philosophy and model originating from America but was brought here by...
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...
Download our latest annual report

Download our latest annual report

View and download our latest annual report 2014/2015
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Perth Garden Project pulls in the plaudits

Perth Garden Project pulls in the plaudits

People supported by Turning Point Scotland Perth & Kinross Shore Road Garden Project got their glad rags on and  attended an award ceremony. It was the award ceremony for Beautiful Perth, a charity that promotes keeping Perth looking beautiful and making the most of spaces. Each year Beautiful Perth host a competition with several categories...
Glasgow East End Taekwondo welcomes South Korean team

Glasgow East End Taekwondo welcomes South Korean team

The community came together to welcome the South Korean Homeless World Cup team to the club of Glasgow East End Taekwondo. Taekwondo originated in South Korea. The students put on a demonstration of Taekwondo, with the students and parents all coming together to provide donations of food and other refreshment’s along with the best hospitality...
The Homeless World Cup on STV Supported by Turning Point Scotland

The Homeless World Cup on STV Supported by Turning Point Scotland

STV will be broadcasting the Homeless World Cup in Glasgow July 10-16. They will be showing highlights and features on STV Glasgow, STV Edinburgh and their main ITV channel. We are supporting STV’s coverage of the Homeless World Cup because it is a hugely worthwhile event and should be a fantastic showpiece for the city....
Career progression at Turning Point Scotland

Career progression at Turning Point Scotland

Louise Cockburn works for Turning Point Scotland Inverclyde as the Relief Admin Assistant and she has worked long and hard to gain her NCFE Level 2 Certificate in Business and Administration Knowledge qualification.  Louise studied the principles of personal responsibilities, providing admin services, managing information, supporting change, maintaining stock and budgets in a business environment....
Chief Executive Martin Cawley leaves

Chief Executive Martin Cawley leaves

Turning Point Scotland can announce that Chief Executive Martin Cawley has left. He will take on the post as Director of Big Lottery Scotland. Martin said: “I have enjoyed the last 8 years immensely. It wasn’t an easy decision to come to. Leading Turning Point Scotland is one of the most exciting and challenging roles...
Respects paid to former Operations Manager Ian Irvine

Respects paid to former Operations Manager Ian Irvine

The staff team at Turning Point Scotland are deeply saddened to hear of the sudden passing of former colleague Ian Irvine.  We would like to pass on our condolences to Ian’s sons, Allan and Jack, all our thoughts are with them at this time. Ian retired from Turning Point Scotland last summer as Operations Manager...