The Jenner Centre – DD9 Connections Issue No 15

    Well,  we’re still here at 24 St. David Street!  Our application to rent the Common Good property at 13 Swan Street has gone out for public consultation which has to happen under the Community Empowerment Act 2015.   Any representation can be made  to Angus Council in writing with your name and address to: …

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The Jenner Centre – DD9 Connections Issue No. 14

We’re moving on slowly with plans for a move from the premises at 24 St David’s Street. Nothing has been finalised but we’re seriously considering 13 Swan Street which some of you will remember as The Brechiner Office (after they’d moved from the small shop across the street – more questions about who used to …

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DD9 Connections Issue No. 12

Brechin Now and Then Our Macmillan Coffee morning on 28th October raised over £270 so a big thank you to those who braved the awful weather or sent a donation in lieu of donning wellies and sou’westers. Following the piece in Issue 10 about photos of days gone by in Brechin we have been back …

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The Jenner Centre – DD9 Connections Issue No. 11

Volunteers at the Jenner Centre It’s over 3 years now since we began working from the Jenner Centre offering accommodation for a number of organisations which support, advise and generally work with folk in the community. To help us cover these sessions we’ve recruited several volunteers to work alongside us. How did we recruit these …

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The Jenner Centre – DD9 Connections Issue No. 9

  Jenner Footcare Joyce has been very busy during the month of May cutting toenails for 50 folk who feel lighter on their feet thanks to her care and attention. Return appointments are currently nearly 12 weeks ahead so the good news is that we will soon have a new member of the team. She …

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The Jenner Centre – DD9 Connections Issue No. 8

£5 Food Vouchers Over the winter months, and working with Brechin Soup Initiative (The Diocese of Brechin) and Brechin Community Football Trust, Brechin Healthcare Group had secured funding from Angus Council to be able to offer £5 food vouchers to anyone within the DD9 area. The Soup Initiative had, and continues to, deliver soup weekly …

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