Scottish Veterans Residences

Scottish Veterans’ Residences welcomes face covering donation

Homeless veterans at Scottish Veterans’ Residences (SVR) housing support services in Edinburgh, Dundee and Glasgow will benefit from a generous donation of 350 professionally produced face coverings to use when lockdown starts to ease.

Published 3 June 2020

SVR opens veterans’ dining room after £160k refurbishment

A newly refurbished dining area for homeless veterans has been unveiled at Edinburgh’s Whitefoord House.

Published 12 December 2019

Scottish Veterans Residences receives £8617 from Cycling Scotland

Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR) has received an £8,617 grant from Cycling Scotland’s Cycling Friendly Community Development Fund.

Published 3 October 2019

Scottish Veterans Residences secures Living Wage status

Scotland’s veterans minister Graeme Dey MSP met with staff of Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR) in Glasgow last week as the charity announced it has secured accreditation as a Living Wage employer.

Published 20 May 2019

Glasgow veterans’ art club wins further funding

An art club founded by a tenant of Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR) in Glasgow has won a further grant of £4,590, building on a similar grant received last August.

Published 11 February 2019

Homeless veterans charity appoints new CEO

Housing charity Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR) has appointed Martin Nadin OBE as its new chief executive officer.

Published 12 October 2018

Morrisons Foundation gives veterans charity a lift

The Morrisons Foundation is supporting the work of ex-service charity Scottish Veterans Residences with a £10,000 donation.

Published 20 October 2016

Scottish Veterans Residences to mark Somme anniversary with contemplation garden

A housing facility for ex-UK Armed Forces personnel in Dundee will today officially open a new commemoration garden to honour the generosity of the Kyd family who bequeathed the home to support the nation’s military veterans.

Published 18 August 2016

Veteran housing organisation selected as Glasgow architect’s charity of the year

An organisation which provides residential accommodation for ex-UK servicemen and women has been chosen as charity of the year by Mast Architects.

Published 5 February 2016

Saltire commendation for Scottish Veterans Residences’ Glasgow complex

Scottish Veterans Residences’ new supported housing development for veterans in the East End of Glasgow has been commended in the Saltire Society’s Housing Design Awards 2015.

Published 24 June 2015

Scottish Veterans Residences’ Glasgow complex shortlisted for Saltire Society award

A £6.7 million housing complex in Glasgow has been shortlisted for the prestigious Saltire Society Housing Design Awards.

Published 3 June 2015

Army veteran to gain work experience thanks to Scottish Veterans Residences

Law firm Balfour+Manson LLP is to welcome Army veteran Adam Powell for work experience this week thanks to its long-standing relationship with Scottish Veterans Residences (SVR).

Published 11 May 2015

Glasgow complex offers new hope for homeless veterans

A £6.7 million housing complex has been helping veterans who struggle with civilian life since it opened in Glasgow in October last year.

Published 9 April 2015