Murton Farm in Forfar is a working visitor farm – you can take the kids along and see the animals. There’s also an adventure trail and a variety of other activities including a tea room serving lovely cakes. It’s also a registered charity and you can sponsor the animals.
Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance (SCAA) is based just outside Perth. It was formed in 2012 to assist the existing Scottish Air Ambulance Service. It’s a registered charity and they do an awesome job saving lives in difficult-to-reach places.
Frames Gallery in Perth showcases a selection of contemporary Scottish art including paintings, sculpture, and drawings. You’ll also find an array of gifts for special occasions.
The Shore in Dundee is a great venue for young people – offering workshops, training, band practices, and a variety of other activities.
The Hot Chocolate Trust youth group offering support and a place to hang out for young people – it’s based inside The Steeple Church in Dundee.
Forfar Resource Store is an awesome registered charity helping people with ‘home starter kits’ and access to furniture for their first home.
Dovetail Enterprises is split into multiple divisions which provide contract furniture, high quality bespoke furniture, bespoke doors, room refits, and Blindcraft beds and mattresses.
The D’Arcy Thompson Zoology Museum is part of the University of Dundee and is named after the famous Scottish zoologist D’Arcy Thompson. His most famous book “On Growth and Form” was largely written in Dundee.