Hanover Scotland

Hanover Scotland retirees mark milestone anniversary

A celebratory lunch was organised for the residents of a Hanover Scotland sheltered housing complex in Fife to mark a major anniversary in the history of the site.

Published 12 January 2018

87-year-old Hanover Scotland resident inducted into Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame

The resident of a Hanover Scotland sheltered housing development in Stonehaven and one of Scotland’s greatest exponents of the tin whistler has been inducted into the prestigious Scottish Traditional Music Hall of Fame, alongside notable names including Billy Connolly and Gaelic singer-songwriter Cathy Ann MacPhee.

Published 6 December 2017

Pilot project ‘bridging the generation gap’ between young and old in Edinburgh

A six-week pilot project is aiming to bridge Edinburgh’s generation gap through organising weekly meet-ups between Gylemuir Primary School Nursery pupils and residents from a local housing association for older people.

Published 21 November 2017

Elgin dementia facility named Social Housing Development of the Year

Linkwood View, the new specialist facility in Elgin built by Springfield Properties, has been awarded Social Housing Development of the Year by Premier Guarantee.

Published 23 October 2017

Hanover Scotland launches safe candles campaign

Hanover Scotland has launched a new campaign in partnership with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) to reduce the number of fires caused by candles in its developments.

Published 19 October 2017

Local housing association residents hold third annual dance event

Residents from housing association sites across East-Central Scotland have come together for their 3rd annual dance and social event in Whitburn.

Published 6 October 2017

Children welcome first residents of new ‘housing with care’ in Elgin

The first retirees to move into a brand new housing complex for older people in Elgin received an extra special warm welcome when children from the local after school club visited for the afternoon.

Published 27 September 2017

Tarves retirees celebrate milestone anniversary

A celebratory lunch was organised for the residents of a Hanover Scotland sheltered housing complex in Tarves to mark a major anniversary in the history of the site.

Published 25 September 2017

North Lanarkshire’s green-fingered pensioner celebrates another fruitful season

A 74 year old pensioner who transformed a small disused patio area at his North Lanarkshire sheltered housing complex into an impressive garden producing everything from potatoes and leeks to tomatoes and strawberries is celebrating another successful season.

Published 8 September 2017

New housing accommodating varying needs of older people in Elgin complete

Hanover Scotland has taken delivery of a new development for older people in Moray, which has been purpose built to provide innovative, high quality services, including dementia, wheel chair adapted and Extra Care facilities.

Published 9 August 2017

First Minister meets residents of pioneering ‘community care’ housing complex

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon was given an official tour yesterday of one of Hanover Scotland’s brand new housing developments for older people in Moray that uses pioneering design and research to bring health care back into the community.

Published 18 July 2017

Hanover Scotland draws on tenant engagement

For the last year, staff, customers and representatives from the Board of Hanover Scotland have been working on a strategy to enable more innovative, meaningful and fun ways of engaging with residents and service users.

Published 6 June 2017

Forres pensioners have a ‘hoot’ during owl visit

It was a ‘hoot’ of an afternoon when residents at a Hanover Scotland very sheltered housing development in Forres were treated to a visit from some very special feathered friends.

Published 23 May 2017

Local MSP opens £1.6m East Renfrewshire supported housing development

Jackson Carlaw MSP has officially opened Hanover Scotland’s brand new £1.6 million amenity housing development in East Renfrewshire which will provide state-of-the-art accommodation for older people in the area.

Published 26 April 2017

Local MSP meets residents of Saltcoats sheltered housing development

Kenneth Gibson MSP met with residents of a Hanover Scotland sheltered housing development in Saltcoats as part of a tour to view a series of major upgrades and improvements to the fabric of the building.

Published 25 April 2017