Spring Shearing

Spring Shearing

It’s that time of year again! This beautiful Shetland sheep is Nina Her colour is called moorit, an Icelandic word, which translates to “as red as the moors” We got a 5 meter fleece! It is amazing how long a fleece from a little Shetland sheep is.The...
Volunteers’ Week 2023

Volunteers’ Week 2023

Celebrate and Inspire Moray Reach Out marks Volunteers’ Week 2023. 2023 marks the 39th year of Volunteers’ Week (1-7 June), when Moray Reach Out will join thousands of charities and voluntary organisations recognising the contribution volunteers make across the UK....
Elgin Fire Station

Elgin Fire Station

On the 12th of May 2023 MRO Recycling, Elgin, were honoured to receive a visit from the Elgin Fire Station Green Watch & Amber Watch of the Scottish Fire & Rescue Service. Huge thanks to Craig, Gary, Craig, Iain & Richard for making our day! Five firemen...
Aloe Vera Pots

Aloe Vera Pots

We have these gorgeous Aloe Vera plants and pots for sale here at our Yarns & Crafts shop in Buckie – they would make a great addition to any home! They have been made by our trainees, with the support of our staff and volunteers! Large pots are £3.50 Small...
Poundland + Pep&Co donation

Poundland + Pep&Co donation

From all of us at Moray Reach Out we would like to say thank you so much to all the staff at Poundland and Pep & Co, in Elgin, and their customers who kindly donated an extraordinary amount of craft items for our trainees in our MRO Embroidery project As you can...
Spring is here

Spring is here

Moray Reach Out helps adults with disabilities gain a real sense of purpose and pride. Every MRO product is handcrafted from start to finish by our staff, volunteers and trainees! We pride ourselves on creating a happy and supportive environment for our trainees Now...
Trainee Award Ceremony

Trainee Award Ceremony

Moray Reach Out held our Trainee Award Ceremony at the Buckie Baptist Church Hall on Friday 18th. This has been our first awards since the beginning of COVID-19 and it was a resounding success with staff, volunteers and trainees having a fantastic time. Fiona McKenzie...
Remembrance Day

Remembrance Day

In Flanders FieldsBY JOHN MCCRAE In Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses, row on row,That mark our place; and in the skyThe larks, still bravely singing, flyScarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days agoWe lived, felt dawn, saw sunset...
World Mental Health Day

World Mental Health Day

Mental health is such an important aspect especially in todays society. MRO works hard to help people feel empowered, fulfilled and supported in their everyday life. With the World’s Mental Health day just around the corner (10th October 2022) we have come up with a...
A Year with Moray Reach Out

A Year with Moray Reach Out

Hi, I’m Megan and I’m Moray Reach Out’s Digital Support Worker. I was hired last September on a one year fixed term contract and have been lucky enough to be offered a full time, permanent position with the charity. Essentially, my job role involves...
Roseisle Trainee outing

Roseisle Trainee outing

We had a fantastic day out at Roseisle on Saturday! Since COVID-19, this has been our first (of hopefully many) events with our trainees Thank you to everyone who helped out and we hope that all our trainees enjoyed the day as much as we did! The team on the bus...