CIH Scotland

North Lanarkshire Council Tenant Participation Team scoops top award

North Lanarkshire Council's Tenant Participation Team was awarded frontline team of the year for its outstanding work during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic.

Published 1 December 2021

Link welcomes Housing Provider of the Year accolade

Link Group has earned the prestigious title of housing provider of the year following a win at the 2021 CIH Scotland Housing Awards.

Published 29 November 2021

Kingdom Housing Association celebrates double win at CIH Scotland Housing Awards 2021

Kingdom Housing Association is celebrating a double win at the CIH Scotland Housing Awards, the country’s annual awards for excellence in housing, lifting the top prizes for Excellence in Customer Service and Excellence in Tenant Scrutiny.

Published 29 November 2021

CIH Scotland Housing Awards 2021 winners announced

The winners of the Chartered Institute of Housing’s (CIH) Scotland Housing Awards for excellence in housing have been announced at a special ceremony at the DoubleTree Hilton in Glasgow on Thursday 25 November 2021.

Published 26 November 2021

CIH Scotland welcomes three new board members

Three new members will be appointed to the CIH Scotland board as John Kerr, Margaret Moore and current chair Esther Wilson are due to step down at the CIH AGM on December 3 having all served the maximum two terms.

Published 24 November 2021

Catherine Hall: Equality, diversity & inclusion – breaking from the shackles of Covid

Catherine Hall, a member of the Policy and Practice Team at CIH Scotland before leaving to pursue a PhD in environmental law, discusses equality, diversity and inclusion in the aftermath of COVID-19.

Published 11 November 2021

Gavin Smith to succeed Esther Wilson as CIH Scotland board chair

Current CIH Scotland vice chair Gavin Smith has been announced as the new chair of the CIH Scotland board, taking over from Esther Wilson at the CIH AGM in December with Sue Shone taking on the role of vice chair.

Published 10 November 2021

CIH Scotland raises concerns about National Care Service

Proposals to establish a new National Care Service (NCS) for Scotland are a cause for concern for CIH Scotland particularly around the scope and costs of the proposals and lack of clarity on how the housing sector will be involved in the new structure.

Published 3 November 2021

Wellhouse Housing Association chair nominated for outstanding contribution award

The chair of Wellhouse Housing Association has been nominated for the prestigious Outstanding Contribution to Housing Award by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

Published 27 October 2021

Evie Copland wins CIH Malcolm Smith Trophy

University of Glasgow housing student Evie Copland has received a prestigious award after wowing industry judges with her work on housing law and policy.

Published 22 October 2021

Kingdom Housing Association welcomes shortlisting success at CIH Scotland Housing Awards

Kingdom Housing Association has been shortlisted in eight categories at the CIH Scotland Housing Awards, a record result for the organisation.

Published 11 October 2021

CIH Scotland unveils 2021 Housing Awards shortlist

CIH Scotland has announced the shortlisted nominees for the Scotland Housing Awards this November.

Published 8 October 2021

CIH Scotland issues Autumn homelessness 'cliff edge' warning to UK Government

CIH Scotland has called for the UK Government to provide long-term support for people at risk of homelessness post-pandemic after its new report highlighted that households across the UK are likely to be on "cliff edge" following the removal of the £20 Universal Credit top up later this week.

Published 5 October 2021

CIH Scotland: Investment crucial in realising right to adequate housing

CIH Scotland has responded to a call for evidence from the Scottish Parliament’s Equalities, Human Rights and Civil Justice Committee calling for the Scottish Government to ensure that a legal right to adequate housing is properly resourced by the State.

Published 27 September 2021

Scottish Housing Day report shows high level of public awareness towards climate emergency but less certainty about housing

The Scottish Housing Day partners have commissioned research with the support of Aico to find out more about public awareness and attitudes towards housing and the climate emergency in Scotland.

Published 15 September 2021