Almond Housing Association

Almond Housing Association provides support for tenants struggling with fuel costs

Almond Housing Association (AHA) has created a package of support for those who are experiencing increased fuel costs and are struggling with the pressures brought on by the pandemic and subsequent restrictions.

Published 11 May 2021

Eight Scottish housing associations complete Keep Scotland Beautiful Climate Emergency Training

The chief executive officers from eight housing associations in Scotland have completed Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Climate Emergency Training.

Published 31 March 2021

Scotland’s national chef Gary Maclean helps families in fuel poverty

Scotland’s national chef Gary Maclean is backing a new campaign to help families struggling with rising fuel bills by providing tasty ways of keeping costs down.

Published 26 March 2021

£275m West Lothian low carbon development submitted for planning

Proposals for the delivery of a £275 million residential-led mixed-use development and relocation of existing farm space to new state-of-the-art facilities have now been submitted to West Lothian Council.

Published 1 March 2021

JR Group delivers first social housing project for Almond Housing Association

Building and construction firm The JR Group has completed works on its first project for Almond Housing Association, delivering a community of socially rented properties in Livingston.

Published 20 January 2021

Almond tenants spend first Christmas in new homes

News that Almond Housing Association tenants could move in to their new homes in Piriebank, Ladywell, before Christmas has been warmly welcomed by everyone involved.

Published 23 December 2020

Operation: Happy Christmas campaign kicks off at Almond Housing Association

Almond Housing Association has been doing everything in its power to create a happy and safe Christmas for tenants this year with its Operation: Happy Christmas campaign.

Published 18 December 2020

Almond Housing Association launches Growing Together campaign with WLYAP

Almond Housing Association and West Lothian Youth Action Project (WLYAP) have come together to deliver a brand new initiative, Growing Together.

Published 12 October 2020

Almond contractor helps West Lothian charity in run up to new school year

Almond Housing Association's new contractor Turners Property Services has helped with the installation of some new shelving units for the Association's long-standing partner The School Bank West Lothian.

Published 7 August 2020

Rock Trust’s Housing First for Youth project helps young people facing homelessness

An independent evaluation of the Rock Trust’s Housing First for Youth (HF4Y) pilot project in West Lothian has found that engagement with the project directly resulted in positive changes to the lives of the young people using the service over a two-year pilot period.

Published 6 August 2020

Almond Housing Association appoints John Davidson as new CEO

John Davidson has been named as the new chief executive officer at Almond Housing Association. 

Published 16 June 2020

Almond looks ahead to next 25 years

Almond Housing Association is looking ahead to the next 25 years as it prepares for the departure of George Webster and the appointment of a new CEO. 

Published 22 April 2020

Almond Housing Association announces retirement of CEO George Webster

After 41 years of hard work and dedication to the people of West Lothian, Almond Housing Association’s chief executive officer George Webster has announced his plans to retire.

Published 15 April 2020

Almond Housing Association steps up coronavirus support for tenants

Almond Housing Association has stepped up support for its tenants during the current COVID-19 outbreak. 

Published 30 March 2020

Almond Housing Association hears pitches for funding from community groups

Almond Housing Association welcomed nine local groups to pitch for funding at their community soup event last week.

Published 2 March 2020