Cairn Housing Association



Cairn and Pentland pause partnership discussions

Partnership discussions that would have seen Pentland Housing Association homes and services transferring to Cairn Housing Association have been put on hold.

Published 23 March 2020

Cairn Crafts gets sewn up with funding boost

A craft group in Peterhead has been awarded funding from Cairn Housing Association's Community Fund to support its invaluable community knitting projects for local care homes and premature neonatal units as well as supporting personal artistic projects.

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

Cairn Housing Group named one of UK’s best employers

Cairn Housing Group is celebrating after being named once more as once as one of the best companies to work for in the UK.

Published 5 March 2020

Cairn strikes a chord with children’s music charity

An Inverness music charity has benefited from a funding boost allowing it to continue to support children in their early development through musical interactions.

Published 6 February 2020

ANCHO welcomes new chairperson and six members to voluntary board

Mary Black will lead a new-look board at ANCHO after the North Ayrshire-based housing association made a raft of new appointments.

Published 29 January 2020

Cairn Housing Association donates £900 to music charity

Music in Hospitals & Care has received £900 in funding from Cairn Housing Association to continue its work visiting hospitals, hospices, care homes, day centres, special schools and community settings to spread ‘Joy Through Live Music’.

Published 29 January 2020

Cairn Housing Association wins £38k in unpaid benefits for disabled tenants

Cairn Housing Association has transformed the lives of two chronically disabled tenants by winning them back a combined £38,000 unexpected windfall of unpaid benefits.

Published 6 January 2020

Highland Council takes ownership of new Ullapool homes

The Highland Council has taken possession of 16 new homes in Ullapool with a further four units due to be handed over in the New Year.

Published 17 December 2019

Cairn Housing Association wins disabled tenant £25,000 of unpaid benefits

Cairn Housing Association has transformed the life of a chronically disabled tenant by winning him back an unexpected £25,000 windfall of unpaid benefits.

Published 6 December 2019

Work commences on 46-home development in Highland village

The ground has officially been broken on a substantial new residential development delivered by Highland Housing Alliance in partnership with Cairn Housing Association in the picturesque harbour village of Avoch on the Moray Firth.

Published 19 November 2019

Cairn Housing Association makes annual reporting fun

Cairn Housing Association has set the bar on modernising annual reports as it launches a fun, interactive online platform for its 2019 summary.

Published 31 October 2019

Cairn Housing Association takes ownership of properties in Ullapool

Cairn Housing Association has taken ownership of eight properties in Ullapool.

Published 29 October 2019

West Lothian SHIP update unveils plans for 3,000 new homes by 2022

Plans for further opportunities for social housing have been revealed as West Lothian Council met to discuss details on the updated Strategic Housing Investment Plan (SHIP).

Published 25 October 2019

Michael Allan elected as new chair of Cairn Housing Association

Cairn Housing Association has appointed Michael Allan its new chairperson after Simon Guest stood down after three years at the helm.

Published 24 September 2019