River Clyde Homes’ Jenny Speck wins Helen McGregor Award

EVH has announced Jenny Speck from River Clyde Homes as the winner of this year’s Helen McGregor Award.

Published 25 November 2019

EVH raises incredible £100k for CHAS

Employers in Voluntary Housing (EVH) is celebrating its outstanding contribution to Children’s Hospices Across Scotland (CHAS) after more than a decade of dedicated fundraising.

Published 19 July 2019

Geraldine Baird MBE wins 2018 Helen McGregor Award

EVH’s Annual Conference at the Fairmont in St Andrews was the setting for the ceremony to announce the winner of this year’s Helen McGregor Award.

Published 1 November 2018

EVH hails successful Health, Safety & Wellbeing Conference

After selling out well in advance of the event, 80 delegates attended EVH’s 40th Anniversary Year Health, Safety & Wellbeing Conference on May 8.

Published 11 May 2018

Children’s charity to benefit as EVH smashes £100,000 fundraising target

EVH (Employers Voluntary Housing) celebrated its 40th anniversary year with a special unveiling of a ‘CHAS wall’, showcasing all the generous supporters who helped the organisation smash its fundraising target of £100,000.

Published 8 May 2018

Nominations sought for Helen McGregor Award 2018

EVH is one again delighted to launch the prestigious Helen McGregor Award as the organisation celebrates its 40th Anniversary this year.

Published 5 February 2018

‘Housing associations should pay Living Wage or risk losing public subsidy’

All housing associations and their subsidiary companies should commit to achieving Living Wage accreditation or risk losing their future receipt of public subsidy, according to Angus Housing Association director, Bruce Forbes.

Published 9 January 2018

SFHA launches housing apprentice action plan

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has today launched an ambitious plan to increase the amount and range of Modern Apprenticeships that are available in the country.

Published 2 June 2017

West of Scotland HA tenant springs into action to meet Easter demand for 600 knitted chickens

West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) tenant and management committee member Clare Newton is knitting 600 chickens filled with cream eggs, following an explosion of demand on a community Facebook page.

Published 11 April 2017

Nominations sought for this year’s Helen McGregor Award

EVH has announced the launch of its annual prestigious management committee member award, the Helen McGregor Award 2017, sponsored by Shettleston Housing Association.

Published 28 February 2017

Bill Sharkey: A tribute

Bill Sharkey died on the 27th October 2016 after a short illness at QEU Hospital. Bill, aged 83, was a founding and long serving committee member of New Gorbals Housing Association.

Published 8 November 2016

New appointment joins EVH

EVH has welcomed Maxine Leedham as its new recruitment assistant to the housing sector.

Published 26 October 2016

EVH litter pickers visit ANCHO

ANCHO were delighted to receive the services of the Employers in Voluntary Housing’s ‘Eamonn’s Little Litter Pickers’ this week.

Published 30 September 2016

Staff strike at Wishaw & District Housing Association

Workers at Wishaw & District Housing Association will begin a four day strike today in a dispute over holiday pay and an increased working week.

Published 27 September 2016