Our service users getting ready for tonight's Scotland match. Woop woop!
It was a grand day out for one of our service users at Coupar Angus bungalows as staff accompanied him on the Bo'ness Railway. Neal and members of the ASC team visited the steam and diesel heritage railway and also snuck in a visit to Edinburgh Zoo.
Our service users love a music session, and this one with Kenny Martin was a special one. The Dundee musician visited our Balbeggie site complete with a wide collection of instruments - and had service users playing and singing along. It also included gentle exercises. We think you can [...]
Thanks to a gardening competition taking place across our care home group, service users at ASC have rediscovered their garden spaces. At Sidlaw View, ASC's bungalows in Coupar Angus, what were unused back garden spaces are being turned into chill-out and exercise spaces, as well as places for interactive [...]
Is there anything better in this glorious weather than getting outside and having fun? On May 30th, our ASC family at our specialist care facility at Balbeggie hosted a garden party jam-packed with activities for everyone to enjoy. There was live music, a visit from the ice-cream van and [...]
There may still be restrictions on gigs and other performances, but for ASC the fun of live music continues even a year after lockdown. […]
We thought we’d give you a little peek at a service user at work in ASC’s incredible workshop. Here’s Liam at work on a project he devised himself: a star-shaped planter. […]
People mix it up with an actual diagnosis, but challenging behaviour can be a symptom of many things, explains Fabian Haut, Consultant Psychiatrist to ASC. […]
An in-house carpentry project at specialist care facility ASC is an “invaluable” asset for service users and residents, say its owners. The carpentry workshop, opened five years ago at ASC in Balbeggie, Perthshire, develops service users’ skills while producing handcrafted items for sale and for use in-house. ASC, which [...]