Hanover Scotland



West Linton residents celebrate milestone anniversary

Residents at a sheltered housing complex in West Linton were treated to a special lunch to celebrate a major anniversary in the history of the site.

Published 12 December 2016

New Moray homes ‘bring health care into the community’

A new housing development for older people in Moray which puts into practice the latest design and research to bring health care back into the community has been handed over to Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association.

Published 9 December 2016

Housing association launches new volunteering service to combat social exclusion

Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association has launched a brand new volunteering service to combat social exclusion among their residents, an issue that disproportionately affects older people.

Published 9 November 2016

Falkirk pensioners’ saga to rescue litter of abandoned kittens

Residents of a sheltered housing complex in Larbert have rescued an abandoned litter of kittens after a week-long drama to save the fluffy creatures when they were discovered hiding in the back garden of their Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association development, Sir John Graham Court.

Published 24 October 2016

West Lothian widow gets muddy to raise over £400 for Cancer Research

A 65 year old grandmother, living in a Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association development in Livingston, has raised £430 for Cancer Research by taking part in this year’s ‘Race for Life Pretty Muddy’.

Published 13 October 2016

Fire safety checks to be rolled out across Aberdeenshire after Moray success

An innovative partnership between the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) and Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association is to be rolled out across Aberdeenshire after its success in Moray since the start of the year.

Published 12 October 2016

Hanover resident tells Paralympic medal-winning grandson to ‘mind the phone bill’ when he calls from Rio

The 92 year-old resident of a Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association development in Edinburgh has spoken of her delight at her grandson winning a Paralympic silver medal when he visited her at her home.

Published 6 October 2016

Hanover’s AGM hears of housing challenges for people facing dementia

An audience of more than 70 people were treated to an enthralling afternoon at Hanover’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) last week.

Published 4 October 2016

‘First for Scotland’ as housing association launches independent online discussion group

Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association has launched a new Facebook group for residents to share news, views and useful tips with friends and relatives and to ask any questions they may have about Hanover’s services.

Published 19 September 2016

Exhibition raises over £1,500 in memory of Hanover resident’s late husband

Over £1,500 has been raised for MND Scotland through the exhibition and sale of more than 60 paintings by local amateur artist and Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association resident June McCulloch.

Published 14 September 2016

Visitors shown progress of £6m Moray affordable housing development

A group of dignitaries have been shown around the site of a new £6m affordable housing development in Elgin, the construction of which has been made possible through a strong partnership between Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association, Moray Council, the Scottish Government and Health and Social Care Moray.

Published 12 September 2016

Newly renovated garden opens in Moray

It was a day of celebrations for residents at a sheltered housing development in Moray earlier this month as they officially opened their recently renovated garden with a craft fayre and day of activities.

Published 6 September 2016

Afternoon tea for all as Banff residents celebrate 30th anniversary

Residents at a sheltered housing complex in Banff were treated to a spot of afternoon tea yesterday to celebrate a major anniversary in the history of the site.

Published 30 August 2016

Hanover’s Tenants’ Conference a runaway success

Tenants of Hanover (Scotland) Housing Association’s housing developments across Scotland came together last week for the Association’s Tenants’ Conference, held at the Stirling Court Hotel.

Published 29 August 2016

Moray residents thank Army for ‘engineering’ garden grant success

Residents at a sheltered housing development in Moray have thanked engineers from the local Army barracks for their assistance in renovating their garden area.

Published 2 June 2016