Govan and Clyde Valley housing associations contribute to CIH homeschooling good practice note

CIH has issued a good practice note which highlights some examples from across the UK of how housing organisations are supporting homeschooling.

Published 11 February 2021

Alliance calls for affordable housebuilding to be 'cornerstone' of Scotland’s Covid recovery

An alliance of more than 25 advocacy, support and housing organisations have today written to cabinet secretary for finance Kate Forbes, asking her to make social and affordable homes “the cornerstone of Scotland’s recovery” in this week’s Budget.

Published 26 January 2021

How the new immigration rules affect social landlords

John Perry and Sam Lister from the CIH policy team help social landlords navigate their way through the changes made to the UK's immigration rules on 1 January 2021.

Published 26 January 2021

New report highlights disconnect between housing frontline workers and CEOs

CIH president Aileen Evans has launched a new report based on research carried out by De Montfort University which highlighted a disconnect between housing frontline workers and CEOs.

Published 8 January 2021

Kingdom Housing Association hosts graduate trainee showcase

Kingdom Housing Association (KHA) held its first online graduate trainee showcase to a select group of guests from across the country and announced an expansion of the programme.

Published 2 December 2020

University of Glasgow housing studies programme re-accredited by CIH

The Housing Studies Programme at the University of Glasgow has been re-accredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) for a five year period.

Published 18 November 2020

Stirling housing student scoops top award

University of Stirling housing student Caitlin Kane has received a prestigious award after wowing industry judges with her work on housing law and policy.

Published 20 October 2020

Alan Ferguson - an appreciation by CIH

Everyone associated with CIH is saddened by the passing of our former Scotland director, Alan Ferguson. Alan personified the CIH in Scotland during 21 years in charge. His drive and enthusiasm were for dignity in social housing and for the people whose homes it provides. He was highly principled, caring, determined and great company. Among his many successes are his roles in ending the Right to Buy and the professionalisation of the housing sector in Scotland.

Published 28 August 2020

Consultation begins into draft domestic abuse policy at Blairtummock

Blairtummock Housing Association has launched a consultation into its proposed domestic abuse policy as it announced its support for the Chartered Institute of Housing’s Make a Stand campaign.

Published 8 July 2020

University of Stirling Housing Studies course celebrates 40th year with CIH reaccreditation

The University of Stirling’s Masters/Postgraduate Diploma in Housing Studies has been reaccredited by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

Published 20 May 2020

Yoric Irving-Clarke: Making better use of evidence to end homelessness

Dr Yoric Irving-Clarke from the CIH policy and practice team takes a look at the launch of the Centre for Homelessness Impact’s updated SHARE framework.

Published 19 February 2020

CIH president launches new guide to ‘shine a light’ on mental health in housing

Chartered Institute of Housing president Aileen Evans has launched a new guide to help housing organisations raise their game on mental health.

Published 6 February 2020

CIH continues ITN collaboration with Future of Housing production

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) and ITN Productions Industry News are to co-produce a news-style programme anchored by an ITN Productions presenter, produced to raise awareness of the opportunities and challenges faced by the housing sector.

Published 13 December 2019

James Prestwich makes switch from National Housing Federation to CIH

The Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) has appointed James Prestwich as its new director of policy and external affairs.

Published 27 November 2019

SFHA makes a stand against domestic abuse

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has pledged its commitment to supporting people experiencing domestic abuse.

Published 26 November 2019