Surveys released for the Fair Work Autism Project

Call for autistic adults currently employed in Scotland, or any employers with experience managing autistic people to take part in research funded by the Scottish Government and managed by Inspiring Scotland. Read more

Mental Health Awareness Week at Cornerstone

This years theme for Mental Health Awareness Week was "loneliness" - a key driver for poor mental health. As restrictions began to ease in Scotland, our health and wellbeing champions thought it would be a great opportunity for us all to dedicate time ‘reconnecting with colleagues.’  Read about some of the ways we got involved. Read more

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

Two years of Shared Lives in the Scottish Borders

Shared Lives is all about one household sharing their lives, families, home, interests, experience and skills with other people who need some help and support. Cornerstone’s Shared Lives service in the Scottish borders started on the 2nd March 2020, just prior to lockdown. Read about their progress here. Read more

Cornerstone marks 42nd anniversary with launch of Weekly Lottery

To mark our 42nd anniversary, we have launched a new weekly lottery to help raise funds for people with learning disabilities, autism and complex care needs across Scotland. For just £1 a week, lottery players can win a jackpot prize of £25,000! And every time you play, you are helping someone to live their best possible life by receiving vital care and support from Cornerstone. Read more

Cornerstone appoints new Chair and Vice-chair

Cornerstone is delighted to announce the appointment of a new Chair and Vice-chair to their Board – Peter Bailey and Helen Stuart. Read more

The Inaugural Mary Williamson Awards 2021

The Mary Williamson Awards, created by the funds of a generous legacy donation from the late Mary Williamson, recognises the personal goals of the people we support. Mary Williamson was supported by Cornerstone for over 23 years. She loved dressing up, holidays and parties and was much loved by everyone at Stevenson Court. In her honour, support workers across Cornerstone were invited to nominate someone who has worked hard to achieve a personal goal this year. Read more

Cornerstone to create 25 new jobs in Buckie

Cornerstone is delighted to announce the creation of 25 new jobs at a new development - ‘Highland Way’ in Buckie. Commissioned by Moray Health and Social Care Partnership (HSCP), Cornerstone will provide tailored support and individualised packages of care to six individuals with additional support needs. Read more

Celebrating 25 years of service with Cornerstone

We were delighted to finally get to celebrate with four of our amazing colleagues who have recently achieved 25 years’ service with Cornerstone, at a beautiful afternoon tea at The Marcliffe Hotel in Aberdeen. Read more

Future-proofing Cornerstone

Cornerstone’s new strategic plan for 2021-25 'Future-proofing Cornerstone' was recently launched in August 2021. Read more