Caledonia Housing Association

Caledonia Housing Association's 'giving back' initiative boosts tenants and staff

Employees of Caledonia Housing Association (CHA) boosted community engagement during COVID-19 through the development of a new staff-led Giving Back initiative.

Published 30 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

Caledonia Housing Association commits £75m to build 500 new homes

Caledonia Housing Association has confirmed a £40 million spend on seven current housing projects in Scotland with a further £35m earmarked for nine future developments, including a continued expansion in the Highlands.

Published 10 September 2020

Bellsmyre Housing Association shareholders approve Caledonia transfer resolution

Shareholding members of Bellsmyre Housing Association last night added their seal of approval to the regeneration plans for the Bellsmyre estate.

Published 8 September 2020

Highland Council launches mutual exchange policy consultation

Housing partners throughout the Highlands are asking tenants to have their say on proposed changes to the mutual exchange policy.

Published 8 September 2020

Partnership working provides new support service in Perth

Caledonia Housing Association has refurbished one of its buildings in Perth to provide accommodation for local support agencies and charities.

Published 3 September 2020

Caledonia receives green light for regeneration of Bellsmyre

Caledonia Housing Association has secured planning permission from West Dunbartonshire Council to press ahead with the first phase in its £30 million regeneration of the Bellsmyre area of Dumbarton, beginning with the construction of 66 new affordable homes along Muir Road.

Published 20 August 2020

Caledonia awarded £1m contract to deliver Care & Repair services for two local authorities

Perth & Kinross Council and Angus Council have appointed Caledonia Housing Association to deliver Care & Repair services to residents in a three-year joint contract.  

Published 7 August 2020

Urban Union launches £2,500 incentive for key workers

Urban Union has launched a new scheme to help key workers buy a brand new home as a thank you for their help and dedication during the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

Published 10 July 2020

Staff survey to help Caledonia develop flexible ways of working

Caledonia Housing Association (CHA) has carried out a comprehensive staff survey to review the impact of new working arrangements during lockdown and ensure staff are provided with the support to adapt to new practices and maintain key services for tenants.

Published 23 June 2020

Call for champions to help transform social housing in Scotland

A forward-thinking housing association is seeking talented trailblazers with a housing or third sector background to support its transformation plans. 

Published 11 May 2020

Bellsmyre tenants vote in favour of Caledonia transfer

Tenants of Bellsmyre Housing Association have overwhelmingly voted in yes to a transfer of engagements to Caledonia Housing Association, unlocking £30 million of regeneration investment in the process.

Published 28 April 2020

Bellsmyre tenants urged to vote 'yes' for £30m regeneration plans

A ballot giving Bellsmyre Housing Association tenants the option to transfer to Caledonia Housing Association (CHA) is now open.

Published 19 March 2020

Angus agrees plans for new housing project for adults with learning disabilities

New supported housing for adults with a learning disability is to be developed in Forfar after plans were agreed by Angus Council, Angus Health and Social Care Partnership and Caledonia Housing Association.

Published 28 January 2020

Caledonia opens formal consultation with Bellsmyre residents

Formal consultation is under way to enable Caledonia Housing Association to action its £30 million regeneration plans for homes and services in the Bellsmyre area of Dumbarton.

Published 14 January 2020