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Our thriving community has many organisations contributing energy ranging from infrastructure, housing, health, arts, research and more!

Claysongs Ceramics
Come visit my ceramics studio at Findhorn Park Ecovillage on the edge of the dunes. From elegant black and white raku pots, to quirky beasties on driftwood, from mugs and bowls to jewellery and occasional classes there is a big choice in my wee studio.

Dance North Scotland
Dance North Scotland creates space for risk-taking contemporary dance; engaging with people from across the globe to just down the road. Founded in 2003, the organisation grew out of the belief that the setting of Findhorn and locally-based arts facilities would provide the perfect platform upon which to showcase contemporary dance to rural Scottish audiences.

Duneland
A social enterprise to steward the land and develop sustainable community within The Park Ecovillage at Findhorn

Ecologia Youth Trust
Ecologia Youth Trust is a Scotland-based charity, established in 1995. To date, we have helped transform the lives of over 56,000 children, young people and families affected by poverty, inequality, disease and climate change.

Ecovillage Findhorn
Our newest organisation, a community benefit society set up to help facilitate community ownership at The Park Ecovillage – website now live!

Ekopia Social Investments
Ekopia is a co-operative located in Findhorn, Moray raising funds to support local community social enterprises.

Findhorn Bay Holiday Park
Holiday Caravans, Eco-Chalets, Eco-pods, Tents & Touring pitches in the Park Ecovillage.

Findhorn Flower Essences
Inspiring change and wellbeing through holistic products and services – supported and encouraged by the Findhorn Foundation’s founders Dorothy Mclean and Eileen Caddy, Marion began to attuning to the devas of the flowers, developing 49 solo Flower essences, 7 gem and 7 element Essences and 24 combination essences.

Findhorn Foundation
The Findhorn Foundation is entering a time of transition and transformation.

Findhorn Hinterland Trust
The Findhorn Hinterland Trust is a local charity open to all and working on ‘wild’ land in the Findhorn area to promote conservation, education, the building of local community and the provision of recreational facilities and activities.

Hinterland Tour

Findhorn Wind Park
Findhorn Wind Park aims to provide sufficient electricity to make the ecovillage project at Findhorn a net producer of electrical power from renewable sources.

Gaia Education
Award-winning education for regenerative design

Global Ecovillage Network
GEN’s shared purpose is to link and support ecovillages, educate the world about them, and grow the regenerative movement – to inspire, scale and facilitate communities and people from all walks of life to become active participants in the transition to a resilient and regenerative human presence on Earth.

Green Leaf Build and Design
Ecological, ethical, affordable design and build specialists – ee are a design and construction company based in Forres, Moray. We have been pioneering environmentally friendly and ethical building practises in the area since 2008.

Growing2gether
Both of our innovative programmes connect young people to their communities: as mentors to children in need of extra support, and by creating youth-led projects In the Community. Find out more by clicking the buttons below.  We believe in giving all young people the chance to realise their unique potential. We build their mental health, educational engagement and life skills, so that they can contribute to stronger communities.

Inner Links
All our products, workshops and trainings help individuals, groups and organizations to increase their understanding of interpersonal dynamics, strengthen their willingness to work in partnership, and to handle changes with grace.  Our approach uses a sophisticated simulation that rapidly gets to the root of challenges, generates creative solutions and opens doorways to new possibilities.

Moray Arts Centre
For nearly 20 years the Moray Art Centre has offered an annual programme of local and international exhibitions and events alongside a full programme of classes and weekend workshops for all levels.

Moray Carshare
Moray Carshare is a community-based car club, owned by its members and constituted as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. We currently have over 300 members, and we share 14 cars, 10 electric bicycles, a trailer and a camper van kit. The cars and bikes are placed at different locations in and around Forres, Findhorn, Kinloss, Aberlour and Craigellachie in Morayshire in the north-east of Scotland.

New Findhorn Directions
New Findhorn Directions provides accommodation, infrastructure and other site services in the context of the Park Ecovillage and in partnership with the Findhorn Foundation and community.

Park Ecovillage Trust
Park Ecovillage Trust aims to advance social & environmental sustainability and wellbeing, benefitting the Park Ecovillage, Findhorn

Phoenix Community Store and Cafe
Celebrating the positive, the Phoenix store specialises in local, organic, Fairtrade, ethical and artisan foods and products and has been serving the community and our visitors for over 25 years.  The Phoenix Café is situated at the entrance to the Universal Hall in the Findhorn eco-village community. Open year round, the Café has both inside seating and a popular outside garden terrace area.

Trees for Hope
Tree for Hope was born out of the need to respond to the ecological, social, and personal despair in the Fertile Crescent. Our journey began from a desire to help with the necessary transformations so that the land could recover fully to its natural intelligence. We offer the processes, skills, tools and means needed to initiate the ecological recovery and personal / social transformations. Together with our partners and volunteers we are engaged in the rewilding processes in the Wider Fertile Crescent* and a demonstration project in the Atlantic rainforests of Scotland.

Trees for Life
Trees for Life is a rewilding charity based in Findhorn, committed to creating large-scale environmental change in the Scottish Highlands. Focused on restoring the once-extensive Caledonian forest, the charity’s vision includes the rejuvenation of entire ecosystems. Our efforts aim to foster biodiversity and encourage the natural processes that sustain life in our ancient woodlands.

Universal Hall Promotions
Universal Hall Promotions is a Social Enterprise company, funded by Creative Scotland to promote artistic events of high quality to the local community – international entertainment in a rural setting

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Summer solstice celebrations

Summer solstice celebrations

The summer solstice was celebrated in so many ways by the community this year - Bless Dancing on the beach (with accompanying dolphins!), a lovely concert in the Sunshine Room with Elaine Silver, community singing and stories in the Singing Chamber with Barbara...

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community featured in national press

community featured in national press

The Herald recently published a piece about the community, 'From small beginnings Findhorn has become home to innovative, modern-day eco-warriors' which describes some of our work around energy production and experimentation, which is ongoing. You can read the full...

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Beloved Cluny Hill to be sold

Beloved Cluny Hill to be sold

From the Findhorn Foundation Cluny Hill With much sadness the decision has been made to sell our beloved Cluny Hill, a former Victorian Hotel, which held many of our programmes and will be greatly missed by many of us here and around the globe. Terence Gilbey (CEO of...

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