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Milltown Day Workshop

, Arbuthnott, United Kingdom
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Milltown Day Workshop was set up in 1996 to provide practical work activities for local people with a range of disabilities.  Milltown Day Workshop was set up in 1996 to provide practical work activities for local people with a range of disabilities.Currently there are nine people with a learning disability whose home is at Milltown, and a further twenty two local  work in the Day Workshop every week.
Some have a learning disability; some have had accidents or a stroke, and some have mental health issues. The Day Workshop provides opportunities for our workers to be involved in a wide range of work and skills; crafts, woodwork, gardening, animal husbandry, and refurbishing tools within a social group, giving individuals a big choice and inclusion.
Second hand tools are refurbished and sent to Africa to be used by local craftsmen, many of whom have a disability.The Day Workshop is very much a part of the local community who visit in groups or individually to purchase hand-made items for sale in our shop.

Opening Hours

Monday
10:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 15:00
Thursday
10:00 - 15:00
Friday
10:00 - 15:00

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Being away from family and friends hasn't been easy. But here I found a second family, a community that has supported me during all this time. A SENSE OF BELONGING. Thanks for every moment I have had here! Is not a goodbye, is just a see you later. Rosa

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Morag and Duncan have been refurbishing cupboards doors to bright up our craft room! Despite the weather we brought the sun back to Milltown Day Workshop! Arbuthnott Milltown

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Hi everyone! What a busy day, the craft group had a trip out to buy some craft items and after that we all had so much fun painting tiles with sharpies and made them bleed. AMAZING.

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Good afternoon everyone!! This photos are from yesterday, too windy today to being working outside!! Great job filling the raised beds and preparing our Community garden for the spring coming. Thanks to all of you for following us!

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Good afternoon everyone! Look what a beautiful wooden sand and picnic table our workers did last summer. Amazing, isn't it? Support our workshop, spread the word!

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502 people likes our page!! Thanks for supporting our workshop!! Remember sharing is caring, spread the word!

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Good morning everyone! What a windy day! Duncan has decided to paint this beautiful picture to brighten us up. Always look on the bright side of life folks!

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Good morning everyone! Our workers had a busy day yesterday at the wood workshop. Making bird boxes, cheese boards and coasters were some of their jobs. Busy bees buzzing!

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Good evening everyone!! Last day of the year and from Milltown Day Workshop we want to wish you a 2018 full of opportunities, laugh until your gut hurts and tears always shared. Every morning have a reason to keep fighting and a moment to be thankful for being alive. Wishing more visits from all of you to help us to build a better world. HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!!

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