Get support for your community

We have officers who can help communities with the regeneration of their area.

They are:

  • Arbroath ‒ Liz Begg and Mhairi Dickson, 01241 464628
  • Brechin/Montrose ‒ Graeme Hodge and Sandra Livingston, 07879110424 or 01356 237214
  • Carnoustie/Monifieth/Sidlaws ‒ Bob Ness, Sylvia Breen and Hong Zhang, 0755 7865246
  • Forfar/Kirriemuir ‒ Gordon Grewar, 07552 212456 and Jennifer Anderson, 01307 491977

The type of support we can offer includes:

  • assisting communities to communicate with the council and its partners
  • enabling communities to respond to consultations
  • bringing together local groups to plan for change
  • supporting groups to take over council assets through community ownership.
  • engaging with communities through charrettes, community consultations and other activities

We can assist communities to achieve their aims and aspirations by:

  • helping new groups put in place constitutions, policies etc
  • assist groups by developing skills and knowledge and provide them with organisational support
  • provide advice and support for event organisers
  • support groups to make funding applications
  • support ‘in bloom’ groups
  • support tenants groups

Some of the organisations and community groups that we currently support include:

  • development groups
  • area partnerships 
  • community councils
  • community ownership groups