Taking care of your most important asset

It may be fair to say that the thought of another form of audit to add to the task list may fill some people with a sense of dread. However, a stress audit may be one of the most important exercises your organisation does as we navigate our way back from lockdown.

Sponsored post

Two new appointments at Ferguson Planning as broad client base yields steady growth

For Tim Ferguson, navigating tough economic times comes with the territory of running your own business. Having left his role at an Edinburgh consultancy to set up Ferguson Planning at the tail-end of the last recession he should know. 

Published 28 September 2020

Community efforts of Berwickshire and Govan HAs discussed at Social Housing Resilience Group

The Social Housing Resilience Group (SHRG) met last week and discussed what could be learned from how Berwickshire Housing Association and Govan Housing Association have been working with their communities during the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 28 September 2020

Kingdom celebrates first year of university partnership

Kingdom Housing Association is celebrating the first year of an innovative industry partnership with the University of Stirling formed to improve the employability of Housing Studies students.

Published 28 September 2020

Thenue awards tenement refurb deal to Procast

Thenue Housing Association has awarded an £880,000 contract to refurbish 100-year-old red sandstone tenement flats in Glasgow.

Published 28 September 2020

Existing Homes Alliance Scotland gives cautious welcome to infrastructure investment

An overall increase in infrastructure investment set out in the Scottish Government’s draft Infrastructure Investment Plan has been welcomed by the Existing Homes Alliance.

Published 28 September 2020

Homes for Scotland welcomes First Home Fund extension but restates planning concerns

Proposed changes to Scottish planning regulations are at odds with the welcome extension of the First Home Fund, according to Homes for Scotland (HFS).

Published 28 September 2020

Rural Stirling Housing Association praises endurance of tenants at AGM

Rural Stirling Housing Association (RSHA) praised the endurance of its tenents during the coronavirus emergency during its AGM last Thursday.

Published 28 September 2020

Williamsburgh Housing Association hosts virtual AGM on Scottish Housing Day

Williamsburgh Housing Association held its first virtual annual general meeting last Wednesday evening.

Published 28 September 2020

New choice-based lettings system to begin in Angus

Angus Council is to commence a new housing allocation system from the start of November that it said will put the power of choice into the hands of local home seekers.

Published 28 September 2020

SURF 2020 Awards for Best Practice in Community Regeneration shortlist revealed

Scotland's regeneration forum SURF has announced the 2020 shortlist for its national awards scheme, which showcases success in responding to regeneration challenges in communities across Scotland.

Published 28 September 2020

WasteSwitch launches Recycling Compliance Card after industry consultations

WasteSwitch Learning, the training division of WasteSwitch Ltd, Scotland’s experts in environmental compliance, legislation and operations, has developed and produced a range of training resources from short awareness modules to recognised fully accredited qualifications and certificates, following consultations with several industry bodies and employers.

Sponsored post



Fuel poverty

Homelessness

PRS

Welfare