“I grew up in my family home in Warsaw, Poland. I am the only child in my family. I moved to Dundee in 2005. My husband got a job here so we made the hard decision to migrate. Now, I have been married for 25 years. I have 2 children. My daughter is 25 years […]
“I was born and brought up in Mosul, Iraq. I spent most of my life there, was educated and worked there. When I was young I dreamed of becoming a doctor. When I got a high scores in my final year of school, I joined the Engineering College. I finished my degree in mechanical engineering […]
The days that will change our lives need a lot of planning. We countdown towards them, tick off our checklist trying to ensure itself a day to remember. Looking forward to celebrating with friends and family, raising funds or awareness for the cause that means so much to us or hosting a training event which […]
Many Syrian refugees who migrate to Dundee bring with them an array of skills and abilities that have the potential to enhance our community. To enable them to reach their full potential and integrate into the society, a good grasp of the English language is essential. Angus Council organises English as a Second or Other […]
Zainab knows oppression. As a Syrian refuge Zainab and her family arrived in Dundee about a year ago. Many families like Zainab’s were in grave danger of losing their lives during their escape from their war-torn homeland. And in the process they lost everything except for the belongings the carried with them. Many, like Zainab […]
Have you wondered how Rise & Shine creche came about? The infographic below gives you a summary as to what brought about the idea of creating a mobile creche service and the impact it has on many organisations and individuals.