independent living

Strike me pink: ASC get dressed up for charity

The staff and service users of ASC dug out their finest pink outfits as part of their month-long fundraiser for Breast Cancer Now.  They donned the colour as part of a month of events to highlight the organisation. August is the charity's awareness month, and Laura McKechnie, Support Worker, has [...]

2023-08-24T15:33:52+01:0024 August 2023|News|

Tickled pink: Laura launches cancer charity campaign

During August, ASC Support Worker, Laura McKechnie, will be running a fundraising campaign in aid of Breast Cancer Now. August is the charity’s awareness month, and this year, it has an afternoon tea theme. Laura is inviting as many residents, families and staff as possible to get involved and help [...]

2023-07-31T11:48:00+01:0031 July 2023|News|

‘From the beginning, I felt like part of a family’

Ahmad Kanzua has worked as an accountant, in hotels and restaurants and as a salesman – but nothing captured his heart quite like a job at ASC. Caring for his grandfather lit a fire within Ahmad, who started his journey by volunteering at a camp in the US for [...]

2023-10-19T15:14:57+01:0020 July 2023|Our Stories|

Come Dine With Us: Cooking up a storm at ASC

ASC is supporting its service users to live independently within their communities thanks to cooking classes organised by staff. Laura McKechnie, Acting Senior Support Worker at the Dalguise centre, hatched a plan to host Come Dine With Us, where the service users are able to cook their own evening [...]

2023-04-05T10:54:08+01:005 April 2023|News|