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									              Parish Development Funded Projects - May 09

                          Project Name                             Web Address
1 Edinburgh
The Richmond Café Project – Community Café working in    
Priority Area Parish of Craigmillar, Edinburgh
Gilmerton Arts Worker – Youth work using the arts to engage
with young people in Gilmerton area of Edinburgh
Newhaven Church Café – Community Café working in         
Newhaven, Edinburgh
Drylaw Community Project – Developing use of church halls in
partnership with local college – providing training and
development for local community
Greyfriars Community Project – Homelessness training and café
project in Historical area of Greyfriars in Edinburgh
Liberton - Family Support Worker working in partnership with
Kaimes Lockhart Memorial church to meet local community
Wester Hailes – Priority Areas Christian debt counselling centre
2 West Lothian
Basics Trust Uphall Youth Work – Community Café and S.U. 
linked Youth and Intergenerational Work project in West Lothian
Kaspers Out of School Care – Working to provide out of school
care in Kirknewton West Lothian
Brucefield Toddlers – Pilot Project – development of pre-nursery
toddler group with structured education programme.
3 Lothian
Gorebridge Opportunities – Youth Work project providing youth
services to Gorebridge and surrounding area in Midlothian
North Berwick CYT – Joint Churches Youth Work project within
North Berwick and surrounding area
Haddington Youth Work – Joint churches youth work project
working in the community – in early stages of its work
4 Melrose and Peebles
Building the Future – Innerleithen Walkerburn and Traquair
Family and Youth Project working across the area and within its
differing rural communities
10 Ayr
The Upper Room – youth work project based in dedicated coffee
bar within renovated room of local church.

11 Irvine and Kilmarnock
Fullarton Youth and Community Project, Irvine – after-schools
work, youth café and Discipleship group for 15-17 yr olds. Joint
work with local community association.
Sky Project – Children & Families work providing after-school
and holiday activities based in community flat in Kilmarnock

14 Greenock and Paisley
The Star Project, Paisley – provides therapeutic support to
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                           Project Name                                           Web Address
16 Glasgow
ALTERnativity – provides training & materials to help         
congregations to explore an alternative perspective on
Christmas, challenging the pressures of commercialism and
global injustice.
Barlanark Parish Church* - integrated youth and adult outreach          http://www.barlanark-
and health promotion                                          
Bridging the Gap, Gorbals – children‟s mentoring project with 
focus on supporting children through transition from primary to
secondary education
Church in the Mount Befriending, Mount Florida – provides
friendship and support to older people living alone in the
Colston Milton Church* – Community Arts Project – using art-            http://colstonmiltonparishchurch.
based activities to help children, young people and their families
develop their potential
Cranhill Community Project* - community centre based in       
Cranhill Parish Church providing wide range of activities,
including community café, to meet the needs of people in
disadvantaged community.
Faith in Community (Scotland) – Transformation Team – anti-             www.faithincommunityscotland.o
poverty community development team working within the 36                rg/
poorest parishes in Glasgow                                   
Junction 12 – youthwork project working in partnership with   
Edinburgh Road Grouping of churches in east end of Glasgow
providing range of activities for young people in schools and the
Out of the Box*, Cranhill Parish Church – Community Arts      
Pollokshaws Parish Church* - development project seeking to
exploit opportunities for the church to meet community needs
and to be positioned within major community regeneration.
PEEK Children & Young People‟s Project, Gallowgate, Glasgow   
– project seeking to improve the quality of life for those between      ticles/article.php?articleID=3
5 & 25 years of age in inner east end of Glasgow.
Ruchazie Parish Church* – Community & Healing project using
redeveloped church to provide wide range of services and
activities to children, young people and adults
„Radiate‟ – Cathcart Youth Ministry Partnership. Inter-church 
partnership providing range of youth work activities and seeking        k/index.html
to develop shop-front drop-in facility and streetwork.
The Spark Initiative, Moodiesburn – befriending service
supporting vulnerable adults between 16 & 60 years of age who
are under stress, experiencing difficulties or are socially isolated.
St George‟s & St Peter‟s, Easterhouse* – community project    
using church building and local schools to support some of the          uk/index.php?option=com_conte
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Village Storytelling Centre, Pollok – working with people of all
ages developing storytelling training; reminiscence and after-          k/
school storytelling activities
Wheel Trust – partnership of churches working closely with local
schools in west end to enable young people to explore and
experience the Christian faith.
                         Project Name                                         Web Address
17. Hamilton
Utheo – Befriend in Bellshill – service supporting elderly and
disabled adults suffering from isolation and exclusion
Calderwood & St Leonards Youth Project – NuU – youthwork
service across two communities in East Kilbride working with
local schools and agencies
The Edge Project, Uddingston – Community Project providing
meeting space, drop-in and community café for benefit of
vulnerable people including those with problems of drug or
alcohol addiction
Hyzone –youth work project in Hamilton town centre working in
partnership with local authority providing drop-in and streetwork
Machan Trust Youth Work – partnership of churches in Larkhall
providing extensive range of activities for children & young
Made4U – Cambusnethan Churches Joint Workers Project
providing range of activities for young people and adults,
including drama & dance, enhancing self-esteem, health &
North Motherwell Parish Church - New Opportunities Community
Project responding to local needs with particular focus on
women‟s work including support for asylum seekers
18 Dumbarton
CAOS Community Arts Project, Clydebank – engaging with the          Link to CAOS pages via
community through creative workshops, cross-cultural groups,
exhibitions with and for young people and creative use of
community space
Route 81 Youth Project, Garelochhead – providing range of 
activities for young people and developing dedicated resource       berId=3984057457
using former outward bound centre
19 Argyll
Kilchoman Church – Port Mor Centre – Community Centre     
providing focal point for local community and meeting space for
range of local groups
23 Stirling
Plean and Cowie Area – Youth Worker in the primary schools
running events for both children and parents.
Heart to Heart – a counselling and support service for separated
and divorced people. Now developing model for other churches
24 Dunfermline
Cowdenbeath area youth work – „The Initiative‟ is a youth work
project working in Cowdenbeath area in Fife
TIBAL Community Projects – Youth and Elderly project working
in the communities of Benarty and Lochgelly in Fife
Kincardine – “Kinship” – A Youth Work project working with
vulnerable and at risk young people; also developing inter-
generational work
Talk Matters – Christian Youth and Adult counselling service

25 Kirkcaldy
Glenrothes Area Christian Youth Trust – GROW – Glenrothes           www.gkcarratt.pwp.blueyonder.c
Region Outreach Worker – S.U. linked Youth Work project   
working in schools and in the community
                          Project Name                                        Web Address
Leven Youth Initiative – Youth work project working in Leven
community in Fife – both indoors and out on the street
Burntisland Solid Rock Café – Volunteer led community café 
project working with young people in Burntisland in Fife
Kirkcaldy Area Reachout Trust –Christian schools worker.
26 St Andrews
Cupar Old & St Michael of Tarvit – Family and Community
Outreach project providing support and activities for communities
of Cupar
Holy Trinity St Andrews – Arts and drama youth project for young
people in St Andrews and surrounding rural area
27 Dunkeld and Meigle
Breathe – Youth events for secondary age kids from the area.
Work with young people who have difficulty engaging.
28 Perth
Sidewalk Project – street work on Friday and Saturday evenings
for under 18s. Keeping them safe and working with them.
West Strathearn Youth and Young Families project – providing
after school club with food and friendship.
Bankfoot Church Centre – a youth worker and community      
support worker in the newly built centre
29 Dundee
St Andrew‟s Church Family Support – works with teenage mums
and their children. Health, confidence, employment skills,
personal development work and discussion group.
Hot Chocolate Trust – work with disengaged young people    
providing a safe place for them. Working to expand their
opportunities and horizons.
Food on Friday Association – weekly community café attended
by old and young people – PDF funded.
Children‟s Healthy* eating project delivers education in the
schools on growing, cooking and eating healthy food.
Menzieshill Outreach Programme – providing support for after
school work for kids that hang out on the streets. Homework and
activity groups.
30 Angus
Havilah Trust – Providing a drop in facility and support for those
with drug addiction in Arbroath
31 Aberdeen
Blue Horizon Family Project – family worker providing support to
families with teenagers. Support and parenting courses.
Cairns Counselling Centre – person centred counselling service
in the centre of Aberdeen supported by the Presbytery.
One Trust Youth Work – young volunteers provide support within
schools and a music and activity programme through the One
SAMS Trust organise weekly event for primary age children who
are bussed from all over the city.
32 Kincardine and Deeside
Portlethen YouthForum – outreach work on the streets, sports
coaching and activities within the school.
                          Project Name                                       Web Address
35 Moray
Delta Force Youth Volunteers, Elgin – a volunteer task force
made up of young people that helps others in the Elgin area –
gardening, fundraising etc.
Step by Step – based in Elgin. A befriending project for isolated
and vulnerable families through group meetings.
37 Inverness
Hilton Church and Community Centre – a worker for the     
community café and centre.
Highlands & Islands Youth Work Support(YFC) – a co-ordinator
for the Highland area for youth worker support.
Reach for the Staz, Youth Inclusive – work with young people
including activities and school work
The Olive Grove – Pilot Project – a community café run by
ecumenical partners in the Crown area of Inverness.
38 Lochaber
The Two Lochs Youth and Community Project. Work in
Kinlochleven High School and in eight surrounding communities.
39 Ross
Cornerstone Café Project, Evanton – volunteer co-ordinator and      www.kiltearnparishchurchevanto
staff for the centre which is owned and run by the local church.
40 Sutherland
Assynt Christian Community Youth Work, Lochinver – youth  
worker providing weekly meetings and support for the High           rganisations/10.html
School at Ullapool.
DFG of Churches Community Outreach – providing a co-
ordinator to work across the generations and the diverse
community in the area.
41 Caithness
Pulteneytown Youth Forum, Wick – support for youth events,
activities, clubs and retreats.
44 Lewis
Martin's Memorial Youth Project, Stornoway – a trainee youth
worker to provide support through music and activities.
501 National
The Iona Community Jacob Project – rehabilitation of ex-  
offenders through support in housing, employment and personal
support by volunteers.

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