After five successful years, David Rose stood down as chair of EVH at this year’s AGM held in Dunblane over the weekend. The newly elected chair is Nicki Finlayson from Rosehill Housing Co-operative in Glasgow.
Govanhill Housing Association has provided more than 50 children aged 12-16 with cash for new winter coats and jackets, thanks to support from Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH). The association is a community-controlled registered social landlord with 2789 rental properties in the South of Glasgo
The welfare rights team at Hillhead Housing Association has secured further funding from the National Lottery and from Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH) to support the local community.
Thanks to funding from EVH’s Cost of Living Support Grant Scheme, local children in Tollcross were recently thrilled to receive a generous present from Santa.
A new initiative aimed at helping EVH members make a small dent into the impact the cost of living crisis may be having upon local communities has been allocated £50,000. The intent is to lever in small support grants of £2,500 to fund all/part of the cost of any local initiatives t
It is with great sadness that West of Scotland Housing Association and Tollcross Housing Association mark the passing of dedicated volunteer, Clare Newton. A message from the Associations read: "Clare made a significant contribution to the social housing sector in Scotland and will be remembered for
EVH has announced Jenny Speck from River Clyde Homes as the winner of this year’s Helen McGregor Award. The award, which this year was sponsored by Rutherglen & Cambuslang Housing Association, was presented to the Jenny at EVH’s Annual Conference at the Fairmont Hotel in St Andrews.
Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH) is celebrating its outstanding contribution to Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) after more than a decade of dedicated fundraising.
Geraldine Baird MBE is presented with the Helen McGregor Award by Andrew Robertson EVH’s Annual Conference at the Fairmont in St Andrews was the setting for the ceremony to announce the winner of this year’s Helen McGregor Award.
After selling out well in advance of the event, 80 delegates attended EVH’s 40th Anniversary Year Health, Safety & Wellbeing Conference on May 8. EVH members who subscribe to its Landlord Safety Manual benefitted from a £40 discount for each delegate attending.
Jonathan Clegg, community fundraiser at CHAS (left), receives a cheque from EVH chair David Rose EVH (Employers Voluntary Housing) celebrated its 40th anniversary year with a special unveiling of a ‘CHAS wall’, showcasing all the generous supporters who helped the organisation smash its fundrais
Elderpark Housing Association chairperson Elspeth Millen (centre) was the recipient of last year's award EVH is one again delighted to launch the prestigious Helen McGregor Award as the organisation celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year.
Bruce Forbes All housing associations and their subsidiary companies should commit to achieving Living Wage accreditation or risk losing their future receipt of public subsidy, according to Angus Housing Association director, Bruce Forbes.
Youngsters who took part in the 2015 Apprentice Challenge The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has today launched an ambitious plan to increase the amount and range of Modern Apprenticeships that are available in the country.
Clare Newton and her niece, Alison Brown, with the chickens. Photo credit Sandy Ferguson West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) tenant and management committee member Clare Newton is knitting 600 chickens filled with cream eggs, following an explosion of demand on a community Facebook page.