February is the month of love and we love that the park is opening on Monday 17th February at 11am. We hope to see you all there, exploring the park, celebrating this new inclusive community asset and sharing some cake. Rain or shine we’ll be there to meet you (and if it’s freezing wear your ‘big coat’). 

Our Annual General Meeting is on Friday 28th February at 11am and will be held at The Baptist Church Centre, Gillbrae Road, Dumfries. We hope as many members as possible will be able to join us there.

We are looking forward to sharing details about our journey bringing an inclusive park to central Dumfries and plans for the year ahead. The date is a special one as it also marks the 2nd birthday of Include Us as a Scottish Charity. Our accounts have been submitted and are available to view on the Scottish Charity Regulator’s website: Include Us – OSCR

DG Council Agree The Community Asset Transfer of Catherine Street Park!

Good things come to those who wait, and persevere through adversity perhaps. Include Us as a group of local residents, professionals and parents have a dream. We are committed to designing, developing and delivering an inclusive and …

Work Begins at Catherine Street Inclusive Park & Community Garden

The park has been designed to offer better accessibility with safe pathways, sociable seating and imaginative and inclusive…

Response To Dumfries & Galloway Standard Article

Recently, we were contacted by Stuart McFarlane of the Dumfries and Galloway Standard for a response to the concerns of Loreburn Community Council. Our Chairperson Dr A Zieleniec provided the following response. FAO Stuart McFarlane Dumfries and Galloway …

October 2018 Newsletter

Hello from the Include Us team! We can’t believe that our lovely summer weather has moved so quickly into autumn but it happens every year so we shouldn’t be too surprised. This is our first newsletter since June but don’t think we’ve been lazing around…..we have been very busy beavering away to make …