Anne's story demonstrates the many ways GalGael makes a difference to people's day-in-day-out. Read more
We stand against scarcity, loneliness and violence. We stand for compassion, justice and humanity. Read more
We work for positive growth beyond ourselves – within our communities and wider society also. Words from past participants, volunteers and apprentices get straight to the point in describing something of the difference GalGael makes. Read more
Carving out ways of living with more humanity
There are many ways to get involved in our work. Find out how to become part of what we're doing, visit us or stay connected.
GalGael offers activities that help people reclaim skills, agency and sense of worth. Without our crew of dedicated volunteers we these activities wouldn't happen nor would the many other adventures we have.
GalGael’s activities offer folk a place of work, some respect and some tools. We work to create a therapeutic environment however what we offer is firmly based in practical skills. So we are reliant on ongoing working relationships with our partner agencies in supporting people with complex needs.
On the 27th May in Edinburgh I’ll be running my first marathon and raising funds for the GalGael Trust. The support and encouragement of the GalGael community and friends will be most welcomed!
“I fell in love with it straight away and now they can't get rid of us,” laughs Dale, who first joined GalGael as a Journey On participant in the winter of 2014 and progressed in to employment with GalGael through the Glasgow Guarantee. Read more
This is not your typical ‘success story’ with happy endings. Brian arrived at GalGael’s workshop with a cynicism bordering on healthy - "I thought GalGael was just another programme to keep the DWP off my back for a few more months while I got on with the business of drinking myself to death, no big deal". Read more
The Clydebuilt Festival has something for everyone: whether you are young or old; an old salt or a determined land lubber, come along to see, smell, taste and experience maritime heritage as you've never seen it before. Read more
GalGael are involved in a wide range of events - keep an eye on this part of the website for news of whats coming up. Read more
Join us for our weekly open workshop nights - every Thursday. Read more
Big changes at GalGael Read more
Anchor & Sail comes to a close Read more
GalGael turns 20 years old! Read more