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Bield wins £75k funding to support innovative care services

Bield has been awarded funding that will enable it to introduce and boost initiatives that directly improve the lives of older people across Scotland particularly for those living with dementia.

Published 14 July 2015

High praise for Shelter Scotland’s housing support service

The quality of care and support which Shelter Scotland provides to homeless and badly housed households has been highly commended by the Care Inspectorate.

Published 14 July 2015

Argyll Community Housing Association to build new village homes

Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has started work on two 3-bedroom family homes for rent in the village of Tayvallich in Mid Argyll.

Published 14 July 2015

Green light for over 1,000 new homes in North Lanarkshire

Plans to build over 1,000 homes as well as a community hub and a link road have been approved by North Lanarkshire Council.

Published 14 July 2015

Charity football match to commemorate Phil Welsh MBE

West Whitlawburn Housing Co-operative (WWHC) is organising a charity football match to commemorate the second anniversary the passing of Phil Welsh MBE, a founder member of the housing co-operative and its first chairperson.

Published 14 July 2015

Social enterprise to build affordable homes in Argyll forest

A Scottish charity is offering the chance for people to live in new build affordable homes in a community forest in Argyll.

Published 14 July 2015

Falkirk to spend £1m on council housing improvements

Almost £1 million will be spent on upgrading works to 83 council houses across Falkirk.

Published 14 July 2015

Number of empty homes brought back into use doubled in last year

The number of private empty homes brought back into use in Scotland last year has an estimated market value of around £93 million, according to the Scottish Empty Homes Partnership (SEHP).

Published 14 July 2015

Hillcrest to begin work on latest Dundee development

Hillcrest Housing Association is to shortly begin work at their latest development in Dundee after awarding a contract to Marshall Construction.

Published 14 July 2015

Plans submitted for final phases of Anderston regeneration project

Plans have been submitted for phases four and five of Sanctuary Scotland’s £50 million transformation of Anderston in Glasgow.

Published 14 July 2015

Deal to unlock £250m development at former Clydebank shipyard

The former John Brown’s shipyard in Clydebank, famous for building some of the world’s greatest ships, is set to be unlocked for future development after an ambitious £15 million plan was signed.

Published 14 July 2015

LaSalle acquires Aberdeen residential development from Dandara

LaSalle Investment Management and developer Dandara have completed a deal that will deliver Scotland’s first large scale institutional private rented sector (PRS) scheme at a major site in Aberdeen.

Published 14 July 2015

Blog: It’s time we started looking after Edinburgh’s tenements

Edinburgh's tenements are a vital part of a vibrant city. Andrew Milne asks isn't it time we started looking after them?

Published 14 July 2015

Sanctuary project gives participants employment boost

An employment scheme has transformed five young Aberdeenshire lives by helping participants into work or training.

Published 14 July 2015

Berwickshire Housing Association apprentice completes SFHA challenge

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) modern apprentice Kathryn Taylor has successfully completed this year’s Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) Apprentice Challenge.

Published 14 July 2015