We have charities, social enterprises and socially aware businesses all operating in The Circle. We are a diverse community doing great work in Dundee and beyond.

Apex Scotland

Apex Scotland is a national charity working to reduce re-offending, promote desistance, tackle deprivation and ultimately make communities safer.

Find out more: https://www.apexscotland.org.uk/


National charity, Cornerstone, provides care and support services for adults, children and young people with disabilities and other support needs. The Circle is home to their Dundee office and activity club.

Find out more: https://www.cornerstone.org.uk

Fields in Trust

Fields in Trust is a UK-wide charity with their Scottish office here in Dundee. They work to safeguard and improve parks, playing fields and outdoor spaces.

Find out more: http://www.fieldsintrust.org

Partners in Advocacy

Partners in Advocacy offer independent advocacy across Dundee to children and young people who are aged 21 and under. They offer individual (1:1) advocacy which is inclusive, free of cost, confidential and most importantly led by the young person’s instruction.

Find out more: https://www.partnersinadvocacy.org.uk


Rathbone is a charity working with young people across the UK to support them into education, employment or training.

Find out more: http://www.rathboneuk.org


Uppertunity is a Community Interest Company from Dundee, providing a personal development programme and community activities for adults with learning disabilities and additional support needs. They provide activities and opportunities for individuals to better themselves and their lives.

Find out more: https://uppertunity.org.uk

Togs for Tots

Togs for Tots to Teens aims to be the go-to service for anyone struggling to afford the essentials needed after food and fuel to raise children with healthy bodies and minds.

Find out more: https://togsfortotsdundee.org

Barnardo’s Works

This service supports the move into sustainable independent employment and provides training and preparation for employment for young people age 16-24 through work placements

Find out more: http://www.barnardos.org.uk/barnardos-works/service-view.htm?id=198607346

Action on Hearing Loss

Action on Hearing Loss is the largest charity for people with hearing loss in the UK. They work across the UK so people with hearing loss are supported and can live the life they choose.

Find out more: https://www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk

Slimming World

Slimming World is a weight loss organisation that provides lifestyle weight management programmes. 

Find out more: https://www.slimmingworld.co.uk

Informationalities Ltd

Informationalities is developing a software platform which will use artificial intelligence to understand how resilient organisations are to change.

Dundee Independent Advocacy Support (DIAS)

DIAS provides Independent Advocacy to adults aged 21 and over who have mental health issues, learning difficulties and people aged over 65.

Find out more: http://diasdundee.org

Catesbi CIC

Catesbi works in partnership with families, caregivers and professionals across Tayside to provide the tools they need to help the children in their care reach their full potential.

Find out more: https://catesbi.co.uk/