Does your club or group need funding? Visit the Funding
Page which has monthy updates.
Investment Fund 2020/21
Perth and Kinross Council's Community Investment Fund (CIF)
is open to new applications. Community Groups can apply
for funding for projects that tackle local inequalities
and improve quality of life.
Community groups and individuals are again invited to
apply for grant funding from Kinross Community Council
Newsletter Ltd charitable company (KCCNL). This is the
fund that has built up over the years from profits made
by the Kinross Newsletter.
Deadlines for applications are 30 September and 31 March.
For more information and forms,
here for .pdf
here for .docx
& Kinross Locality Newsletter for Health
and Social Care.
Useful contact details and articles about local groups.
Perth & Kinross Mental Health
Directory of Services
Covid 19 Update
During this time of uncertainty, it is understandable
to be feeling anxious or worried and it can be helpful
to talk to someone about your own worries.
See the Directory
of Services or visit www.pkc.gov/mentalhealth
The Electoral Commission
Local residents are being warned not to
lose their voice on decisions that affect them by making
sure their electoral registration details are up to date.
With Scottish local government elections taking place in
May 2022, this is an important opportunity for residents
to make sure they can take part.
The Electoral Registration Officer will be getting in touch
with every household to check that the electoral register
is up to date, and to identify any residents who should
be registered but are currently missing. With all nationalities
now able to vote in Scottish Parliament and council elections,
this will be an important opportunity to ensure these new
voters can get onto the electoral register before next year’s
Scottish Parliament election...... see
rest of the Press Release
Kinross Parish Church
Family week 2021
The annual family week based at Kinross Parish Church
will be held this year on 2-6 August and is called "Jungle
Family Week is for children and young people age 3 up
to S6. Details can be found by followint the Kinross Parish
Church Facebook page.
Registration starts on 1st June through the Church Office:
01577 861570 or email: office @kinrossparishchurch.org
Birthday and Diamond Wedding Anniversaries. Do you know
anyone about to celebrate their 100th/105th birthday or
a couple celebrating their 60th, 65th or 70th Wedding
Anniversary? If so please contact Perth & Kinross
Council who would like to help them celebrate. See
poster for details.
South Perthshire Explorers are based at the Guide Hall in
Milnathort. Explorers are for those aged 14 to 18 and offers
the young people of Kinross-shire the opportunity to gain
new skills and experiences under the guidance of the Scout
Association. We currently have several volunteering roles
available with the Unit and whatever you choose, we’ll
make sure you’re properly trained and supported. see
Partnership Trail Scooters
can now be booked twice daily from Loch Leven’s Larder.
We have a Morning Slot and Afternoon Slot:
AM session (9am return by 12 noon)
PM session (1pm return by 4pm)
Anyone wishing to book the Trail Scooters must book in advance
by contacting Loch Leven’s Larder on 01592 841000.
further information visit the website
The visitor centre is currently closed for improvement works
until the end of August. However, hides, trails and toilets
are open with some car parking available for visitors. Organic
coffee along with other drinks and snacks are available
to take-away and a pop-up shop in the car park is selling
a selection of items including bird food. For more information
about the exciting developments, please check the RSPB Loch
or read the Project
LIGHTHOUSE MENTAL HEALTH OUTREACH
in partnership with KYTHE & supported by The Rotary
Club of Kinross & District
The Lighthouse is excited to announce our new outreach project
at Kinross High School.
Our youth mental health outreach is available to every young
person in Kinross-shire from 12-4pm every Monday. For
full details see the leaflet
Broke Not Broken
you know someone who is over, 55, alone, and who would appreciate
having a meal cooked for them occasionally?
Who are we?
Broke Not Broken is a local charity based in
Kinross-shire dedicated to tackling the effects of poverty.
We run the local food bank as well as other community
projects. We work with referral agents to make sure you
get all the support that you need.
Broke Not Broken
email us at
or call us on 07518 913107
people have now registered to provide meals in the Kinross-shire
Diners can sign up themselves or be referred by a family
member, friend, social services or any statutory organisation.
Even if they are receiving support from another organization
they can have meal makers too.
If so for further information
view the leaflet.
you are interested inproviding meals, you can find further