dates-n-mates 10 Year Anniversary Celebration & Ceilidh Party

    Well done team dates-n-mates on a great 10 Year Celebration Party on Thursday 29th November with a free Ceilidh for members, their family, friends and support at the Hilton Grosvenor hotel in Glasgow. We are privileged to have such dedicated and passionate colleagues. We officially celebrated 10 years of dates-n-mates We are very proud how … Continued

dates-n-mates Celebrate 10 Years!

We will be officially celebrating 10 years of dates-n-mates tomorrow evening with a free Ceilidh for members, their family, friends and support at the Hilton Grosvenor hotel in Glasgow. We are very proud how far our dating and friendship agency project for adults with learning disabilities has come over the last decade and the positive … Continued

dates-n-mates Christmas Parties 2018

  There are four great dates-n-mates Christmas Parties coming up in December. These are all ‘open events’ so everyone is welcome to attend! See details of each below:   dates-n-mates Renfrewshire Christmas Party Thursday 6th December 2018 from 7pm – 11pm at Grabriel’s, Paisley £8 for members, £10 for non-members and £2 for Support / … Continued

Now Recruiting: Two Directors for dates-n-mates Falkirk.

    We are now recruiting two Directors for dates-n-mates Falkirk. This is a unique employment opportunity for someone in the Falkirk area who is learning disabled. – Hours: 5 hours per week – Hourly Rate: £8.75 per hour – Location: Falkirk Closing Date for Applications: Monday 5th November 2018 at 12 noon. Please click here to … Continued

Announcing dates-n-mates Falkirk

    We have some very exciting news. We will soon be launching dates-n-mates in the Falkirk area! We look forward to welcoming dates-n-mates Falkirk to our dates-n-mates Scotland family early in the new year. Click here to read more via the new dates-n-mates Falkirk website. Further news on this exciting new development to come very soon, … Continued

dates-n-mates Lottery Funding Success!

    We are very pleased to announce that our project dates-n-mates has been awarded £120,000 by the Big Lottery Fund over the next three years to fund their work as Scotland’s national dating and friendship agency run by and for people with learning disabilities. John-Paul Moffat, Director for Dates-n-mates Glasgow said ‘We want to … Continued

dates-n-mates We’ve Got Talent 2018

    The winner of dates-n-mates We’ve Got Talent 2018 was Malcolm Laurie, who sang Angles by Robbie Williams, 2nd was Hughie McIntyre with ‘What do you make those eyes at me for’ by Shakin’ Stevens and 3rd was Tony Cadona, dancing to Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Well done also to all the other contestants this … Continued

Kiltwalk: Walking Fundraising challenge for dates-n-mates

  How do you fancy donning the tartan and having a walk for dates-n-mates this Spring? We are looking for people to do the Kiltwalk 2018 and help to raise funds for dates-n-mates.  The dates-n-mates team will be doing The Wee Wander, which is a distance of 6-8 miles. If you would be more interested in The Big Stroll (13 miles) … Continued

Big Lottery Visitors

  We had a lovely visit from Natasha from Camelot and Emma from the Big Lottery Fund at the end of October. The big lottery are our main funders for our dates-n-mates Glasgow & dates-n-mates Aberdeen projects. Many thanks to dates-n-mates members Malcolm and Andrew for coming in for a relaxed chat over lunch on … Continued