Scottish Borders Council
The Borders Care & Repair service has introduced new falls prevention and dementia awareness services thanks to a £92,000 funding grant from Borders Caring Services.
Published 11 December 2019
Scottish Borders Council will today report that it expects to once again deliver a balanced budget this year, despite some increasing pressures.
Published 19 November 2019
Community groups and members of the public in Earlston and Eyemouth are being encouraged to give Scottish Borders Council their views on initial proposals for council properties and services in both communities.
Published 5 November 2019
Scottish Borders Council has made “steady progress” as it continues to transform the way it delivers services but a “clear plan” is required to enable the local authority to deliver its ambitious programme of transformation.
Published 22 October 2019
Scottish Borders Council (SBC) has launched a consultation to help inform the upcoming budget which will be set in February 2020.
Published 1 October 2019
Scottish Borders Council is to bring care services in the region back into its control less than five years after being taken over by an arms-length agency.
Published 27 September 2019
Scottish Borders Council will highlight the range of support it offers and its key achievements throughout Scottish Housing Day on its social media channels.
Published 18 September 2019
CIH Scotland has appointed Donna Bogdanovic from Scottish Borders Council to its board.
Published 11 September 2019
Eildon Housing has unveiled plans to build up to three Extra Care developments over the next five years with the first starting on site next week at Langhaugh in Galashiels.
Published 9 September 2019
Plans have been submitted to Scottish Borders Council for the former Kelso high school, to be converted into homes for the elderly and affordable housing.
Published 3 September 2019
Eyemouth Community Campus plans are being showcased to the public for the first time as part of a Fit for 2024 property event next month.
Published 2 September 2019
The sun shone to greet minister for local government & housing, Kevin Stewart MSP, to Trust Housing’s new Extra Care development in Duns.
Published 19 August 2019
Eildon Housing is to undertake an “exciting” new building project which will deliver warmer, cheaper, affordable homes while also considering the future of house building and its impact on the environment.
Published 8 August 2019
A Hawick-based social enterprise which works with adults with physical and learning disabilities has been awarded a four-year contract to maintain gardens at homeless temporary accommodation in the Scottish Borders.
Published 23 July 2019
Housing associations in the Borders region are among a number of organisations to lend support for a local Men’s Shed.
Published 11 July 2019