Port an Eas, Isle of Islay, Argyll


The Community Bureau SCIO is an umbrella organisation supporting a range of innovative projects and social enterprises designed to meet the needs of the community."

"I enjoyed speaking with Connor and would love to meet him again and find out about his progress in the Royal Auxiliary

Ken (aged 85) on talking to pupils at a local school

Our mission is simple.  To  contribute to the social economy while improving the lives of individuals and the communities in which they live. We are developing and adding to our range of services, and will respond to demand. So feel free to tell us what you need and how we can support you. 


We are currently expanding services for young people with and intergenerational project connecting the generations to address isolation and loneliness. 


Our Self Directed Support service provide affordable payroll services to families now in receipt of SDS and who may have no experience of managing budgets particularly if they choose to employ their own support workers. 


Our grantwriters team can support at various levels with grant and funding assistance; our trainers offer a range of workshops and courses.  


We can offer personal development support. Try our motivational and confidence building course.  This can literally transform lives; we call it '5 Days to a New You'.