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Social Housing Resilience Group progress report

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has provided a progress report on the work of the Social Housing Resilience Group.

Published 3 April 2020

SFHA welcomes evictions measures in Coronavirus (Scotland) Bill

Adjustments to the law on evictions to protect those renting their homes in the private and social sector have been welcomed by the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) while the Scottish Greens said they will attempt to strengthen the evictions ban even further.

Published 1 April 2020

Private landlords urged to postpone safety certification requirements

The Scottish Government has issued updated guidance on gas, fire and electrical safety checks which states that private landlords and letting agents should postpone routine certification requirements during the current coronavirus pandemic.

Published 31 March 2020

SFHA adds to COVID-19 briefings

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has continued its series of briefing notes to help housing associations and co-operatives through the COVID-19 crisis.

Published 31 March 2020

Centre for Excellence in Community Investment moves social housing network meeting online

A Scottish network for those in community roles in social housing has rescheduled its first meeting to become an online event.

Published 31 March 2020

Social Housing Resilience Group convened to tackle coronavirus

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has convened a group of key organisations in order to respond to the evolving and significant challenges which the social housing sector is experiencing as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.  

Published 27 March 2020

SFHA publishes practical governance advice briefing

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has published the latest in its series briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 27 March 2020

SFHA releases second COVID-19 briefing

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has published the second in its series briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 26 March 2020

SFHA issues first of COVID-19 briefings

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has created a series of briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 24 March 2020

SFHA: No housing association tenant will be evicted due to coronavirus

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has confirmed that no housing association tenant will be evicted due to experiencing financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 23 March 2020

Sally Thomas: Together, as a sector, we will get through these challenging times

SFHA chief executive Sally Thomas has written the following message outlining the organisation’s latest coronavirus response plan.

Published 20 March 2020

SFHA monitoring COVID-19 situation daily

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has provided the following update on the COVID-19 outbreak.

Published 16 March 2020

Graeme Hamilton: TECH: We’re on a roll

Nineteen organisations have now signed up to the TEC in Housing Charter this year, pledging to support tenants to be able to live longer at home using digital technology, writes SFHA TECH engagement officer Graeme Hamilton.

Published 12 March 2020

Michael McLaughlin: Housing Service Design Champions

SFHA’s social insight lead Michael McLaughlin on the recent Housing Service Design Champions Training.

Published 11 March 2020

Cairn Housing Association pledges support to take tech into its homes

Cairn Housing Association has signed up to a collaborative initiative that aims to develop and foster new technology-based solutions to help to drive improvements in its service to tenants.

Published 10 March 2020