NHS Health Scotland

Scottish public sector partners report on feasibility of basic income pilot

Partners involved in exploring the feasibility of a Citizens Basic Income (CBI) pilot in Scotland have concluded that a CBI pilot is desirable but involves “significant challenges”.

Published 11 June 2020

Social Housing Resilience Group convened to tackle coronavirus

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has convened a group of key organisations in order to respond to the evolving and significant challenges which the social housing sector is experiencing as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.  

Published 27 March 2020

Katrina Reid: Building Foundations for Allocating Healthy Homes

Katrina Reid, health improvement manager, health and housing at NHS Health Scotland, provides a summary of the Building Foundations for Allocating Healthy Homes seminar held in Glasgow in November.

Published 27 February 2020

Shelter Scotland hosts photography exhibition to highlight mental health and homeslessness

The Shelter Scotland shop in Glasgow's Great Western Road is hosting a photography exhibition with all the images taken by people with experience of both mental ill-health and homelessness.

Published 18 November 2019

Latest report on basic income feasibility published

Partners involved in exploring the feasibility of citizens basic income (CBI) pilots in Scotland have published an interim report into their findings.

Published 4 November 2019

Architecture and Design Scotland begins Housing to 2040 Summer Workshop Tour

The Scottish Government’s design champion Architecture and Design Scotland will be taking to the road during 2019 to run a series of workshops on the future of housing in Scotland.

Published 25 July 2019

New partnership to build foundations for healthy housing

NHS Health Scotland has published a report on events it hosted which explored the link between good housing and health and well-being.

Published 20 March 2019

New Year, New Home for Healthy Working Lives

Healthy Working Lives has launched its new website, allowing businesses across Scotland to access personalised advice to improve the health, safety and wellbeing of their workforce.

Published 14 March 2018

Blog: NHS Health Scotland looks ahead to CIH Housing Festival

With only a week to go until the CIH Housing Festival of 2018, Matt Lowther said his NHS Health Scotland colleagues are in full swing as they embrace event planning.

Published 21 February 2018

National health and homelessness event held in Edinburgh

The Scottish Health and Homelessness Conference 2017 is being held today hosted by NHS Health Scotland at the Surgeon’s Hall in Edinburgh.

Published 28 March 2017

Practical guide aims to reconnect public health and housing professionals

The Scottish Public Health Network (ScotPHN) has produced a new practical guide to help improve collaboration between people working within the public health and housing fields.

Published 14 March 2017

National Health and Homelessness event to be held in Edinburgh

A national Health and Homelessness event is being held in Edinburgh today and tomorrow hosted by NHS Health Scotland at the Grassmarket Community Project.

Published 15 March 2016