Almond Housing Association



Stuart Murray steps down from Almond Housing Association

Stuart Murray, one of Almond Housing Association's (AHA) founding board members, is stepping down after 25 years of service to the organisation.

Published 20 September 2019

UK’s only Housing First for Youth programme to expand to Edinburgh

As support grows across Scotland for increased investment in the Housing First approach to end homelessness, Rock Trust and Almond Housing Association’s pioneering programme is leading the way for care experienced young people.

Published 29 May 2019

Almond HA teams up with Inveralmond Community High for careers event

Almond Housing Association (AHA) worked in partnership with Inveralmond Community High School to build a careers event around the housing trade.

Published 18 February 2019

Almond provides for pensioners’ Winter Wellbeing

Almond Housing Association has been caring for its more mature tenants by providing them with Winter Wellbeing packs.

Published 3 January 2019

Everwarm’s generous gesture to West Lothian families

Almond Housing Association distributed an early festive gift from staff at Everwarm after the energy services company raised £200 from a Christmas jumper day and collected several bags of food.

Published 3 January 2019

Christmas comes early with Almond Housing Association

Almond Housing Association has distributed Christmas food parcels to local families, to help ensure that everyone has what they need this festive season.

Published 21 December 2018

Almond helps Dolly Parton bring gift of reading to West Lothian

Country music legend Dolly Parton has gifted more than a thousand books to the children of West Lothian and is now helping teach adults to use storytime to give a head start in learning.

Published 27 November 2018

Almond HA unveils Riverside Community Wing after £20k renovation

Almond Housing Association invited community engagement officer Barbara Boertien to officially reopen the Riverside Community Wing after its £20,000 renovation.

Published 30 October 2018

Nationwide awards £50,000 to Scottish youth homelessness project

A pioneering project to prevent and resolve homelessness among young care leavers in Scotland has been awarded £50,000 funding to expand its reach.

Published 11 September 2018

Almond art project brings splash of colour to Livingston community

A series of murals painted in West Lothian have been given the thumbs up from local residents.

Published 11 July 2018

Almond Enterprises Ltd. donates £1,500 to local charities

Almond Housing Association’s wholly-owned subsidiary Almond Enterprises Ltd. has donated £500 to three local charities.

Published 19 March 2018

New West Lothian flats ready in time for Christmas

Construction is now completed on the West Lothian Development Alliance development of 12 accessible cottage flats for affordable rent on Foulshiels Road in Stoneyburn.

Published 4 December 2017

Almond Housing Association donates £2,000 to community drama project

Almond Housing Association has made a £2,000 donation to a community drama project in Ladywell involving the high school, primary school and nursery as well as community organisations in the area.

Published 23 November 2017

Edinburgh community comes together to support local youth homelessness charity

Over 200 people will swap their beds for sleeping bags this November in aid of the UK's longest running sleep-out.

Published 25 October 2017