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

Blackwood employee sacked after lying about being struck off nursing register

Blackwood has sacked a man from a Dundee care home after he was found to be lying about being struck off the nursing register.

Published 5 September 2017

Five star reviews for Blackwood’s Aberdeen care services

The Care Inspectorate has awarded five star reviews for two of Blackwood’s services in Aberdeen.

Published 24 July 2017

Six star reviews for Blackwood’s care services

Blackwood has received glowing praise from the Care Inspectorate after gaining five and six star reviews for its West Coast services.

Published 18 July 2017

Partnership advice project helps tenants save over £1.4m

A Castle Rock Edinvar money advice project, set up with partners Citizens Advice Edinburgh, and fellow housing associations Dunedin Canmore, Blackwood, Hillcrest and Port of Leith, has helped tenants save over £1.4 million worth of debt.

Published 12 July 2017

Blackwood appoints Max Brown as new chair

Housing and care organisation Blackwood has appointed a new chair who has praised its integrated approach to transforming the lives of people with disabilities.

Published 10 July 2017