To be the first choice for expert care and support for people with learning disabilities, autism and complex care needs in Scotland.

Through taking a person-centred approach, we help the people we support to set goals that
improve health, independence and wellbeing and increase social inclusion.

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Our news

  • Learning Disability Week at Cornerstone

    Cornerstone was delighted to take part in Scottish Learning Disability Week, hosted by the Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD), running from the 2nd – 8th May 2022. This year there was a particular focus on the human rights of people with learning disabilities in Scotland. Here's how we got involved. Read more

  • Generous grant resumes monthly disco

    Thanks to a generous £7000 grant from the Aberdeen Health Improvement Fund, the monthly disco will be returning to Aberdeen's Beach Ballroom! Read more about this wonderful event and when it's being held below. Read more

  • Cornerstone declares “Apprenticeships Work!” across Scotland.

    As part of Scottish Apprenticeship Week (7th-11th March 2022), we are delighted to announce that fully-funded, Health and Social Care Modern Apprenticeships opportunities are available now across the country. Cornerstone's Modern Apprenticeship scheme gives those looking to pursue or develop a career in health and social care, the opportunity to gain a sector-recognised qualification whilst working in a paid role as a support worker. Read more

Our blogs

  • Support worker to lead practitioner - Erin's Story

    Erin Torrie initially joined Cornerstone as a support worker within a Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities Service and has recently been appointed the role of lead practitioner. Read about her experience in her new role. Read more

  • An egg-cellent Easter party

    Our North Lanarkshire hub recently hosted an Easter event that was open to the public. It was an amazing afternoon with lots of stalls selling homemade crafts and plenty of treats and games. Cornerstone's Baxter Bear even showed up to greet people at the door. Read more

  • Running the Edinburgh half-marathon for Cornerstone

    Lisa, a team member from our West Dunbartonshire and Argyle & Bute branch is training to run the Edinburgh half-marathon to raise money for Cornerstone. Read about her journey and inspiration below! Read more


  • Tell us what you think

    Because we are people who work for individuals and care for individuals, your opinion is highly important to us.
    In order to improve our services, we would love to hear from you and learn from you.