East Dunbartonshire Housing First  provides mainstream social housing and 24 hour support to individuals who are homeless, aged 18 or over with mental health issues or who are involved in drug misuse.

The service places homeless individuals directly into independent tenancies in East Dunbartonshire with no requirement to progress through transitional housing programmes. By sustaining a permanent tenancy in East Dunbartonshire, service users are in a better position to access community support, health care and social benefits.

In addition, Turning Point Scotland also provides criminal justice services in East Dunbartonshire through Turning Point Scotland Turnaround community service.

For both men and women requiring support in the community, day services are available offering support to people with a history of offending behavior to address issues like substance misuse mental health, relationships or lack of coping skills.

Turning Point Scotland’s criminal justices operate in partnership with Community Justice Authorities and the Scottish Government to reduce reoffending, by addressing the underlying causes of their offending behaviour.

Turning Point Scotland makes services fit people. The type of support we provide depends on the needs of the individual.
No matter where you live or what your circumstances, Turning Point Scotland aims to provide a high level of support to suit your needs.

Our range of support includes:

  • Housing support
  • Care at home
  • Residential care
  • Crisis intervention
  • Community rehabilitation
  • Social enterprise

To find out more or to access our services contact 0800 652 3757 or use our enquiry form.