Forres Area Community Trust is a development trust with long term plans to make the Forres area a better place to live, work and visit. Formed in September 2011 to benefit the community of the Forres Academy catchment area, the organisation is led an managed by a volunteer board of 9 local people.
Local Development - Led by Development Officer Debbie Herron, current projects include a Community Asset Transfer of Forres Town Hall, progressing the Skatepark initiative and helping develop the town centre and tourism offering through local action groups.
Forres Online - Led by Project Coordinator Samantha Fraser, Forres Online offers free help to use internet services and digital devices. Drop in sessions run Tuesday & Thursday 2-4pm and Friday 10-12pm at our office on 1 Leask Road, Forres.
Older Person's Support - Led by Project Coordinator Kirsty Williams, the Older Person's project is currently setting up a new Befriending Service for the Forres area and will soon be releasing an updated version of the Forres Area Older Person's Directory.
We invite and encourage you to become a member of Forres Area Community Trust to contribute your ideas and efforts to the positive future of our wonderful town and area. Download a membership form here: Forres Area Community Trust Application Form