CIH Scotland



North Lanarkshire Council's housing services wins hat-trick of awards at CIH Excellence Awards

North Lanarkshire Council's housing services is celebrating its hat-trick of awards for best practice and delivery of innovative projects at the CIH Scotland 2019 Excellence Awards.

Published 7 November 2019

New housing and dementia practice framework launched

With an estimated 90,000 people living with dementia in Scotland, a new practice framework aimed at improving the way that housing organisations can support people those affected was launched at an event in Edinburgh.

Published 4 November 2019

River Clyde Homes wins Customer Excellence prize at CIH awards

River Clyde Homes has won the Customer Excellence Award at the annual CIH Scotland Excellence Awards in Glasgow.

Published 4 November 2019

Urban Union hails Excellence in Regeneration win at CIH awards

Urban Union is celebrating after its Laurieston development has won the Excellence in Regeneration Award at the CIH Scotland Excellence Awards.

Published 4 November 2019

Port of Leith Housing Association’s culture attracts CIH Excellence award

The CIH Scotland Excellence Awards saw Port of Leith Housing Association named the winner of the Excellence in Organisational Change Award for its 'Culture Club' programme.

Published 1 November 2019

Wheatley Group toasts success at CIH Excellence Awards

Wheatley Group is celebrating after it won four awards at the CIH Excellence Awards.

Published 30 October 2019

CIH Excellence Awards: Pictures and award winners

The winners of Scotland’s annual awards for excellence in housing were announced at a special awards dinner at the Radisson Blu in Glasgow on Friday, attended by over 400 guests from across the housing sector.

Published 28 October 2019

CIH Scotland: Universal Credit could improve benefit take up

Universal Credit could potentially improve the take up of help with housing costs for working age claimants, according to CIH Scotland.

Published 22 October 2019

Homes for Good shortlisted for three CIH Scotland awards

Property management social enterprise Homes for Good (HFG) has been shortlisted for three awards by CIH Scotland.

Published 17 October 2019

Craigdale Housing Association shortlisted for CIH Scotland Excellence Award

Craigdale Housing Association has been shortlisted for the CIH Scotland 2019 Award for Excellence in Organisational Change.

Published 11 October 2019

Sharp increase in completions required to meet Scotland’s affordable housing target

Just over 50% of the Scottish Government’s overall affordable housing target had been met by the end of 2018/19 with the figure rising to 61% in terms of approvals, according to the 2019 UK Housing Review Autumn Briefing Paper from the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

Published 7 October 2019

Kingdom shortlisted for CIH Excellence Awards

Kingdom Housing Association has been shortlisted in two categories in the Chartered Institute of Housing in Scotland’s prestigious Excellence Awards.

Published 7 October 2019

Thenue Housing's Beth Reilly shortlisted for CIH Scotland Award

Beth Reilly, a former member of Thenue Housing’s team, has been shortlisted for CIH Scotland’s Excellence Awards in the category of 'Outstanding Contribution to Housing'.

Published 24 September 2019

Ashley Campbell: We need to talk about dementia

The focus of this year’s World Alzheimer’s Day was on breaking the stigma faced by people living with dementia. In this blog, CIH Scotland’s policy and practice manager, Ashley Campbell, explores how the housing sector can support people to live well with the illness.

Published 23 September 2019

Right to housing must be incorporated in Scots law, according to new report

A new report calling for the incorporation of human rights legislation in Scotland so everyone has access to a safe, affordable home has been published to mark Scottish Housing Day.

Published 18 September 2019