Wheatley Group

Wheatley Group upgraded to UK’s highest credit rating

Wheatley Group has been given the UK’s highest credit rating for a housing group due to its “expansion into strong markets” and its “importance to the Scottish Government”.

Published 21 June 2016

US expert praises work by Dunedin Canmore to restore Victorian homes

A US housing expert saw for himself how Dunedin Canmore is bringing a Victorian building in Edinburgh back to life as part of its drive to make homes warmer and more comfortable.

Published 21 June 2016

Falkirk pupils help Loretto Care get into Olympic spirit

School pupils in Falkirk blew the starting whistle on a project to help young people get fitter and healthier in the run-up to this summer’s Rio Olympics.

Published 17 June 2016

West Lothian Housing Partnership commits £1.3m to home improvements

West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) is investing £1.3 million in improving hundreds of its homes.

Published 13 June 2016

Wheatley helping young people through mentoring programme

Young people from disadvantaged communities are receiving vital mentoring support thanks to staff from Wheatley Group.

Published 13 June 2016

West Lothian Housing Partnership welcomes official dementia-friendly status

A housing association based in Bathgate is going the extra mile to help vulnerable customers by becoming a ‘dementia-friendly’ organisation.

Published 3 June 2016

Common Housing Register pilot to be launched in Glasgow

A Common Housing Register (CHR) for Glasgow could be introduced to make it easier for people to find a rented home in the city.

Published 31 May 2016

Housing apprenticeship gives hope to Glasgow youngster during illness

A young adult from Glasgow has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

Published 26 May 2016

Blog: What is mid market rent anyway?

Ashley Campbell, policy and practice manager at CIH Scotland, blogs about newly commissioned research on mid-market rent, in partnership with Wheatley Group.

Published 19 May 2016

Wheatley apprenticeship could be just the job for school-leavers

Wheatley Group is making a last call to recruit 37 new Modern Apprentices.

Published 26 April 2016

Blog: Regeneration is more than bricks and mortar

Real economic and social benefit is the key, writes Martin Armstrong chief executive of Wheatley Group.

Published 19 April 2016

Partnership with Wheatley brings new services for Barony tenants

Barony Housing Association has joined Wheatley Group with tenants already benefiting from new and improved services.

Published 13 April 2016

Blog: Housing’s voice in the integration agenda

As the integration of health and social care comes into effect in Scotland, a new blog from Wheatley Group and Stirling University details their project to fund a PhD studentship titled 'Getting housing and health talking'.

Published 12 April 2016

Japanese experts learn about dementia support from Loretto

A team of Japanese health experts have visited Loretto Care to learn about support for people with dementia.

Published 31 March 2016

Football stars turn back the clock to launch Cube’s new £40m campaign

Two top Scottish football stars returned to their roots to kick-off a massive £40 million campaign to transform thousands of homes and make communities safer.

Published 29 March 2016