SHARE



SHARE celebrates housing’s bright future at annual conference

SHARE’s annual conference took place at Peebles Hydro Hotel in March and was a fantastic celebration of housing and the role of committee/board members.

Published 16 April 2020

Working with vulnerable tenants remotely

We, as a sector, know, but perhaps the wider society does not yet appreciate, that housing associations and co-operatives do so much more that collect rents and repair houses. They are community hubs in many areas, providing a whole host of services for all tenants and a lifeline to the most vulnerable.

Published 15 April 2020

Women in housing Scotland Conference – interesting, informative and FUN!

SHARE’s first Woman in housing Scotland conference took place in Glasgow on 8th March and was fully subscribed.

Published 3 April 2020

Why it is important to celebrate women in housing?

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. To coincide with this, SHARE will host its first ever Women in Housing Scotland conference on the 6th March.

Published 23 January 2020

Planning for change

Often changes in the workplace can be relatively sudden and immediate, however if we are fortunate enough to be in a position to foresee that change is required, the advantages in being able to plan for change is huge.

Published 4 October 2019

Advertorial: Governance of Scottish housing associations

Did you know you can work towards a customised award in Governance (GOSHA) accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA)?

Published 24 July 2019

Advertorial: Assuring you’ve got it right

More is being asked of housing associations, co-operatives and local authorities when it comes to complying with the Scottish Housing Regulator’s (SHR) regulatory requirements. The latest is self-assurance – organisations assuring the SHR they comply with those requirements.

Published 16 July 2019

Understanding Buildings & Managing Repairs (City & Guilds Accredited Programme)

For many years SHARE has recognised a need to deliver basic technical training for non-technical staff.

Published 10 July 2019

Milnbank Housing Association wins SHARE’s Committee Learner of the Year Award

Carla Tartaglia, Management Committee Member of Milnbank Housing Association, was presented with Committee Learner of the Year Award for 2019 at SHARE’s recent Annual General Meeting.

Published 5 July 2019

Making sure your minutes fit for purpose

The Regulatory Framework now requires governing body meeting minutes to be publicly available as well as published online.

Published 20 June 2019

Dealing with Difficult Conversations – Summer sessions

SHARE is passionate about supporting the future of the social housing sector, not only training new staff through modern apprentice schemes, but also supporting current housing staff to fulfil their potential and progress up the career ladder.

Published 19 June 2019

Managing successful teams – Summer sessions

SHARE is passionate about supporting the future of the social housing sector, not only training new staff through modern apprentice schemes, but also supporting current housing staff to fulfil their potential and progress up the career ladder.

Published 18 June 2019

Understanding budgets and gaining a qualification

Budgeting is an important part of many roles and it can sometimes be a difficult one. 

Published 27 May 2019

Homelessness and rapid re-housing

In recent months, Rapid Re-housing and Housing First have gained momentum as the movements that will bring about change as Scotland struggles with a homelessness crisis. A move to these programmes will undoubtedly require significant changes and substantial resources from an association/co-operative perspective. 

Published 24 May 2019

Putting people first: health and home

This event is brought to you by Eydent, the alliance of Ayrshire housing associations – Shire Housing Association, Ayrshire Housing Association, ANCHO and Atrium Homes.

Published 23 May 2019