Other organisations based at the hub


Dumfries and Galloway Over-50’s Group raises awareness of the issues and needs of older people and lobbies for better representation of older people in the planning of local services.
For more information contact 0800 520 2150
Email: info@thehubdg.org.uk

Social Security Scotland
is the new benefits agency set up by the Scottish Government to deal with the welfare benefits the Scottish Government now has the powers to develop and deliver in Scotland. The manager and the coordinator for Dumfries and Galloway are based at the hub and manage a team of outreach workers across the region assisting people to claim these new benefits.
For more information contact 01387 269161 or 08001 822222
Email: david.gibb@socialsecurityscotland.gov.uk

The Heather Trust
aims to develop and promote sustainable, resilient moorlands through facilitation and collaboration; engagement and representation; education and demonstration based on research, experience and best practice.
For more information contact 01387 269161 or 01387 723201 Email: info@heathertrust.org.uk

Riverside Scotland
 offer affordable housing and support to people of all ages and circumstances in Dumfries and Galloway
Contact 0345 111 0000 or visit  www.riverside.org.uk

the hub – your community action centre
24-26 Friars Vennel, Dumfries DG1 2RL
tel: 01387 269161 email info@thehubdg.org.uk.
The Hub Dumfries and Galloway a Scottish Charitable Incorporated
Organisation Scottish Charity Number SC043384