Council to offer energy payments to ease Cost-of-Living challenges

2022-10-31T09:54:47+00:00October 31st, 2022|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

North Ayrshire Council is ramping up efforts to support residents through the current Cost-of-Living Crisis with the launch of a £450,000 energy crisis payment scheme. The scheme – which opens for applications today (Monday, October 31) – is aiming to provide much-needed funds directly to low-income households to help with their energy bills. The payment scheme [...]

Community Mapping (Mental Health and Wellbeing for Young People)

2022-10-26T11:05:23+01:00October 26th, 2022|Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

The Community Mental Health and Wellbeing Supports and Services Framework seeks to ensure children, young people and families have access to locally based mental health and wellbeing supports and services. To meet this need, we have employed 2 MHWB Project Delivery Officers and their tasks include conducting a thorough community mapping exercise and then ensuring information [...]


2022-11-29T11:44:33+00:00October 25th, 2022|Consultations, Kilwinning, Open Consultations|

On 27 September 2022, North Ayrshire Council agreed to the commencement of a Statutory Public Consultation under the Schools (Consultation)(Scotland) Act 2010. The proposal is to incorporate Kilwinning Early Years Centre  (KEYC), a standalone early years centre,  into Pennyburn Primary School as its Early Years’ Class. This proposal requires the formal closure of KEYC, a ‘school’ [...]

Get involved by joining our Pharmacy Practices Committee

2022-10-11T09:34:09+01:00October 11th, 2022|Arran, Garnock Valley, Health and Social Care Partnership, Irvine, Kilwinning, NHS Ayrshire and Arran, North Coast, Three Towns, Volunteering|

Members of the public are being encouraged to get involved in shaping future pharmaceutical services across Ayrshire and Arran. NHS Ayrshire & Arran is seeking to appoint a number of voluntary Public Committee Members to the NHS Ayrshire & Arran Pharmacy Practices Committee (PPC). Voluntary Public Committee Members are independent of the NHS and are crucial in providing [...]

Period Dignity North Ayrshire

2022-08-15T15:27:45+01:00August 15th, 2022|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

Following a recent public consultation informed by the Scottish Government’s free period products legislation – coming into effect nationwide next week, North Ayrshire Council has announced the renewal of its Period Dignity Strategy Watch our video re-cap below and read more in the Latest News article here:   The Council is now widening its [...]

Community Ownership Fund

2022-08-08T10:43:28+01:00August 8th, 2022|Arran, Garnock Valley, Irvine, Kilwinning, North Coast, Three Towns|

The £150 million Community Ownership Fund is for communities across the United Kingdom. It has been set up to help communities take ownership of assets at risk of closure. It will run for 4 years until 2024/25. Voluntary and community organisations can bid for match funding. Funding may support the purchase and/or renovation costs of community [...]