Community Centre Handbook

Introduction

This section provides a list of useful contacts which may be of use to Management Committees. If you think a contact should be added then please contact the Community Centre Liaison Officer.

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Aberdeen City Council Contacts

Contact Phone Email
Main Council Switchboard (for all services) 03000 200 292
Minicom number for hearing impaired callers 01224 522 381
Repairs Service Desk 01224 498 498
ICT (phones/Broadband) Service Desk 01224 523 434
Alan Mulvie

Community Centre Liaison Officer

01224 611 158

07793 655 408

amulvie@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Anne-Marie Steehouder-Ross

Community Development Officer

01224 878 927

07917 305 827

asteehouder@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Teresa Dufficy

Community Development Officer

01224 498 166

07342 063 378

tedufficy@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Claire Abbot

Community Development Officer

01224 498 166 cabbott@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Jade Hepburn

Development Worker

01224 498 166

07917 305 257

jhepburn@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Colin Wright

Development manager

01224 498 166

07760 991 573

cowright@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Wilma Smith

Community Development Officer

01224 694 060

07824 105 052

wilsmith@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Kev Donald

Community Development Officer

01224 812 074

07917 305 261

kedonald@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Caroline Bews

Assistant Community Development Officer

01224 812 074

07785 524 560

cabews@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Fran Smith

Development Worker

01224 812 074

07824 105 057

frasmith@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Fiona Gray

Development Manager

01224 812 073

07917 305 259

figray@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Emma McPherson

Community Development Officer

01224 346 372

07917 305 803

emcpherson@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Hamish Cattanach

Community Development Officer

01224 701 162

07801 792 570

hcattanach@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Averil Ferries

Community Development Officer

01224 522 296

07776 490 267

aferries@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Marion Watson

Development Worker

01224 523 638 mariowatson@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Zuzana Jatelova

Development Worker

ZJatelova@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Madelene MacSween

Development Manager

01224 812 073

07917 284 489

mmacsween@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Susan Thoms

Fairer Aberdeen Programme Co-ordinator

01224 523 833 sthoms@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Anne Knight

Fairer Aberdeen Development Officer

01224 523 532

07342 069 505

aknight@aberdeencity.gov.uk

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Community Centre Contacts

There are 23 community centres in the City. Although the buildings are owned by Aberdeen City Council the centres are operated by third party organisations made up of local volunteers. These organisations are completely independent from the Council.

Community Centre Phone Email
Airyhall Community Centre 01224 208 082 mail@airyhall.org.uk
Altens Community Centre 01224 896 798 altenscc@gmail.com
Balgownie Community Centre 01224 704 823 paul@thestapels.co.uk
Balnagask Community Centre 01224 871 206 balnagaskcc.hazel@hotmail.co.uk
Cairncry Community Centre 01224 698 920 Cairncry@tiscali.co.uk
Carnegie Hall gpenny2@sky.com
Catherine Street Community Centre 01224 640 853
Danestone Community Centre 01224 828 333 danestonecentre@btinternet.com
Ferryhill Community Centre 01224 584 118 office@ferryhillcommunitycentre.org.uk
Hanover Community Centre 01224 627 328 hanovercc@hotmail.co.uk
Hilton Community Centre 01224 277 025 hilton.centre@gmail.com
Inchgarth Community Centre 01224 325 191 inchgarthcc1@btinternet.com
Kincorth Community Centre 01224 872 851 info@kincorthcc.co.uk
Kingswells Community Centre 01224 741 806 communitycentre@hotmail.co.uk
Loirston Annexe Community Centre 01224 897 235 loirstonannexe@yahoo.co.uk
Mastrick Community Centre 01224 788 288 mastrickcc@hotmail.co.uk
Northfield Community Centre 01224 695 416 admin@northfieldcommunitycentremc.org
Old Torry Community Centre 01224 894 925 oldtorry@gmail.com
Powis Community Centre 01224 483 203 powiscommunitycentre@gmail.com
Ruthrieston Community Centre 01224 572 211 info@ruthriestoncommunitycentre.org.uk
Seaton Community Project seatoncommunitycentre@hotmail.com
Sheddocksley Community Centre 01224 684 200 sheddocksleycommunitycentre@gmail.com
Tillydrone Community Centre 01224 493 388

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Learning Centre Contacts

There are 17 learning centres in Aberdeen, These buildings are managed by Aberdeen City Council however the activities that take place within them may be provided by the Council and a number of third party organisations.

Learning Centre Contact Phone Email
Beacon Centre

Charlee Riley

01224 710 841 criley@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Bridge of Don Community Centre

Charlee Riley

01224 701 160 criley@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Cornhill Community Centre

Sara Duncan

01224 493 302 saduncan@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Cults 3R’s

Christine Reid

01224 866 286 chried@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Cummings Park Centre

Sara Duncan

01224 694 060 saduncan@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Dyce Community Centre

Charlee Riley

01224 723 344 criley@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Froghall Centre

Mark Kaczmarek

01224 346 446 mkaczmarek@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Hazlehead 3R’s

Christine Reid

01224 498 110 chried@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Kaimhill 3R’s

Christine Reid

01224 498 163 chried@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Manor Park 3R’s

Sara Duncan

01224 812 073 saduncan@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Mile End Learning Centre

Ingrid Taylor

01224 498 130 InTaylor@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Rosemount Community Centre

Ingrid Taylor

01224 647 594 InTaylor@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Seaton 3R’s

Charlee Riley

01224 277 930 criley@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Sunnybank Community Centre

Mark Kaczmarek

01224 261 727 mkaczmarek@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Torry Youth & Leisure Centre

Christine Reid

01224 878 927 chried@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Tullos Learning Centre

Christine Reid

01224 291 882 chried@aberdeencity.gov.uk
Woodside Fountain Centre

Mark Kaczmarek

01224 524 949 mkaczmarek@aberdeencity.gov.uk

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Other Useful Contacts

Organisation Number
Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks (Electricity Emergency) 0800 300 999
National Grid Emergency Line (Gas Leaks) 0800 111 999
Scottish Water – 24 Hour Helpline for Water 0800 0778 778
Police Scotland (non-emergency call centre) 101

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Other Contacts

Organisation Number
Aberdeen Council of Voluntary Organisations 01224 686 058
Station House Media Unit (shmu) 01224 515 013
Crimestoppers: confidential crime reporting 0800 555 111
Community Food Initiatives North East (CFINE) 01224 596 156
Citizens Advice Bureau 01224 569 750

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Contacts for Services and Suppliers

The Community Centre Handbook does not make recommendations regarding any services/suppliers. It is advisable to search online for organisations who may provide the type of services and supplies that management committees require. The following service providers and suppliers have been suggested from management committees of leased community centres.

Cleaning and Toiletries

Organisation Number
James Mutch Ltd 01224 643 452

Food Services

Organisation Number
Adamsons Drinks Ltd 01383 726 180
Booker Ltd (Cash and Carry Wholesaler) 01224 690 866
Byron Bakery 01224 691 510
Sinclairs of Rhynie Ltd (Bakery) 01466 793 989
Makro Self Service Wholesalers Limited 01224 896 896

Stationery and Office Supplies

Organisation Number
Style Office Solutions Ltd 01224 681 888

Support Services

Organisation Number
ADT Fire & Security (Security Alarms) 0800 4587 999
Heat Connection Ltd

(Boiler/Hot Water Problems)

01224 571 117
R&D Services (Aberdeen) Limited

(Electrical, Plumbing & Heating Contractors)

01224 211 749
Stanley Security Solutions Ltd 0141 843 2468

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Contacts for Entertainers and Tutors

The Community Centre Handbook does not make recommendations regarding any entertainers/tutors. It is advisable to search online for entertainers and tutors who may provide the services that management committees require. The following entertainers and tutors have been suggested from management committees of leased community centres. Where possible details of the organisation has been provided along with details of their web address or email.

Entertainment

Allan’s Magic 01224 782 004
http://www.allansmagic.com/
Lisa Lollipop 07748 753 073
http://www.lisalollipop.com/
Loopy Lou Face Painting 01224 698 640
http://www.facepaintingbyloopylou.co.uk/
Pete Stewart 07792 574 660
http://youreventscotland.com/Search/1241/Peter+Stewart+Entertainer/

Inflatables

Aberdeen & Shire Bouncy Castles 01224 780132
http://www.a-b-c-h.co.uk/
Jumbo Inflatables 07538 636979
https://www.yell.com/biz/jumbo-inflatables-inverurie-6274463/
Kapering Kidz 07817 242920
https://www.facebook.com/KaperingKidz
R & M Leisure Ltd 01651 872945
http://www.rm-leisure.co.uk/

Magic

Allan’s Magic 01224 782 004
http://www.allansmagic.com/
Garry Seagraves 01224 325431
http://garryseagravesmagic.co.uk/
The Great Hootini 01330 825 429
http://www.thegreathootini.co.uk/

Music

Bedhead (Duo) 07810 405 087
http://www.bedhead.spookmusic.co.uk/
Iron Broo (Ceilidh Band) 07802 861 390
http://www.ironbroo.scot/
Mandate (Duo) – 01674 674 479 01674 674 479
http://www.mandate.org.uk/
Pepperpot (Duo) 07877 256 464
https://www.facebook.com/Pepperpot-131707556865819/
Sharky Sharky Band (Rock Band for Kids) 07708 211 351
http://www.sharkysharky.co.uk/

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