Glachbeg Croft Education Centre is a six hectare croft on the Black Isle, four miles north of Inverness in the Highlands of Scotland (view map). The Centre offers an exciting hands on context for delivery of the school curriculum as well as community events and training for adults with additional support needs. We have a Facebook page  https://www.facebook.com/glachbegcrofteducationcentre/

Programmes are offered in the context of farming, growing, countryside and environmental education.

Covid update

NHS Highland have asked “Building based day service providers” to talk to those responsible for NHS funded placements about the current Covid situation in Highland. Though we have and use a building, we are largely outdoor based, where the risks are known to be lower. We also continue to work to the protocol which is […]

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Folk Club and In It Together Club

Regretfully neither of these ” clubs” are in operation at present. There are two reasons: 1. These are not the prime activities of Glachbeg, and we feel we want to reduce the number of people who use the facilities to those who need to be here for their formal placements. 2. As we have no […]

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Placements update

Sorry- it’s been a while ! You may be aware that everyone is permitted to attend placements with us now, subject to them being able to follow the protocol ( In the Downloads area of this site)

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Placement update

We have now been given the go ahead to allow Positive Pathways ( Formerly Activity Agreement) participants to return to their placements at Glachbeg. You will see an updated Protocol and Risk Assessment in the ” Downloads” area of this website to reassure you that though we have increasing numbers of people attending , as […]

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Staff and Covid vaccinations

We are pleased to say that all Glachbeg staff had their first vaccination in the first week of February. Even those who are currently furloughed, so we are all ready for people to return.

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Learning more about the croft

Please feel free to explore this website to find out more about what we do here at Glachbeg, or get in touch if you have any questions or thoughts.