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Friday October 28th 2011 11am – 2pm

Eildon Housing are holding a Housing Support Open Day along with the other housing providers and Scottish Borders Council to raise awareness of the help available to people in the Scottish Borders and to provide information about the Housing Support Participation panel.

Come along to the Focus Centre, in Galashiels on Friday to find out more. Fresh Start Borders will be there!

We have applied for a grant from RBS to help our work with the homeless in the Borders but we need YOUR VOTE to get the grant.
Please vote for us at
You need to register first, then click on VOTING. Enter Fresh Start Borders or the Post Code TD7 5AD. You might find it easier to choose the ‘list’ option to see all the projects in the area.

25th and 26th June – An exhibition in St John’s Church Selkirk interpreting the calendar year through floral and visual displays.

Entry is by donation in aid of Fresh Start Borders

AGM: 12th MAY, St John’s Church – Selkirk, 7pm. All welcome to come and find out what we’ve achieved in our second year, and what we plan to do next….

Jane and Richard Kightley spoke to students at Peebles High School last week as part of S1’s project on homelessness. Many thanks to Mrs McFadyen for inviting Fresh Start Borders to be involved, and to the students for their enthusiastic reception!

We are currently very short of double bed linen and towels, so if you have surplus in the back of your cupboards, please get in touch! Thanks