Blackwood



Pensioner heads to Asia for first holiday using Blackwood’s digital care system

An Ayrshire woman has gone on her first holiday at the age of 65 to Vietnam after she was able to research her destination through an innovative, digitally enhanced care system.

Published 17 January 2018

Blooming success for Blackwood tenant

A green fingered Blackwood tenant is celebrating after winning the housing and care provider’s ‘Best Garden’ award.

Published 15 December 2017

Blackwood care home customers have no time to paws with therapy pet visit

Customers at a Greenock care home have become the latest group to showcase the healthy benefits of pet therapy.

Published 11 December 2017

Blackwood tenant goes into extra time with CleverCogs

An Ayrshire man has shared how his life changed after being kitted out with an innovative, digitally enhanced care system.

Published 5 December 2017

Blooming success for Blackwood tenants

A group of green fingered tenants have been rewarded for their skills by winning a Blackwood’s ‘Best Community Garden’ award.

Published 28 November 2017

North East tenants and landlords to host first ever house party

A partnership of North East social landlords is holding a house party event tomorrow to allow all residents in Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire to speak to a host of organisations about a range of housing related issues.

Published 24 November 2017

Blooming success for Blackwood tenant

A green-fingered Blackwood tenant has been rewarded for his skills by winning the housing and care provider’s prestigious gardening award.

Published 14 November 2017

Blackwood chief named as one of Scotland’s housing leaders

The head of one of Scotland’s leading housing and care providers has been named as one of the most influential people in the sector.

Published 8 November 2017

Blackwood invests £2m in housing stock

Customers at a leading Scottish housing and care provider have benefited from an investment of over £2 million in its housing stock over the past year.

Published 31 October 2017

Link helps find out ‘What do Citizens want?’

LinkLiving Ltd has joined a number of housing organisations by participating in the Carnegie UK Trust's ‘What Do Citizen's Want?’ project.

Published 23 October 2017

Blackwood staff hear Scotland’s Wheelchair Rugby League captain’s inspirational story

Scotland’s Wheelchair Rugby League captain has urged people with disabilities to realise the positive impact sport can have on their lives.

Published 16 October 2017

Satisfaction levels soar at Blackwood

A record tenant response has produced results that show soaring levels of customer satisfaction at housing and care provider Blackwood.

Published 9 October 2017

Ayrshire powerchair football team show their skills

Players from a powerchair football team have praised one of Scotland’s leading charities for helping to showcase the sport to new audiences.

Published 3 October 2017

Perth Technology Enabled Care Conference to host public exhibition

A public exhibition is to be held as part of the Technology Enabled Care Conference in Perth tomorrow.

Published 25 September 2017

Blackwood to host sports themed AGM

Blackwood Homes and Care is putting a sporting twist on its annual general meeting by hosting various events from powerchair football to wheelchair basketball to promote the importance of health and wellbeing.

Published 19 September 2017