“Working in partnership with Dates-n-Mates has been extremely productive and successful, bringing increased resources and building capacity between two like-minded organisations. The partnership built on the opportunity to develop Club […]Continue reading "Partner Testimonial: Include me 2 Club"
I am very happy for my Daughter to be part of Dates-n-Mates and to have the opportunity to meet new people. She has enjoyed making new friends and forming friendships […]Continue reading "Dates-n-Mates Testimonials: Parent & Support Worker"
Interview with Jess Why did you choose to volunteer with dates-n-mates Scotland? I chose to volunteer with Dates n Mates as it is a great charity and I wanted to […]Continue reading "Volunteering with dates-n-mates: Jess and Clare share their stories"
dates-n-mates members are regularly involved in all aspects of our project. Sometimes they participate in recruitment interviews for new staff. In April 2021, a few members worked with Regional Lead, […]Continue reading "dates-n-mates members help with recruitment process"
John Clarke became the new dates-n-mates Falkirk Director at the end of 2020. He has shared his thoughts on this new role with us and his experiences with meeting new […]Continue reading "Director Views: John discusses relationships and working with dates-n-mates Falkirk"
Covid Scotland: Lockdown love thanks to dates-n-mates for Scots with learning disabilities The past year hasn’t quite offered up the romantic opportunities we may have been hoping for – with […]Continue reading "Dates-n-mates Couples in the Herald Scotland January 2021"
Dates-n-mates Glasgow members Kenny Murphy and Karoline Carmichael are getting ready to celebrate their 1-year relationship anniversary in February. They met at a dates-n-mates event, began dating and have now […]Continue reading "dates-n-mates Glasgow: Kenny and Karoline Relationship Anniversary"
Well, we all did it! We made it through 9 months of restrictions, adapting our services and enjoying online activities in 2020. AND now we have completed our first full […]Continue reading "dates-n-mates Scotland 2020 in review"