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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

SFHA publishes practical governance advice briefing

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has published the latest in its series briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 27 March 2020

SFHA releases second COVID-19 briefing

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has published the second in its series briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 26 March 2020

SFHA issues first of COVID-19 briefings

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has created a series of briefings to help housing associations and co-operatives through the coronavirus crisis.

Published 24 March 2020

SFHA: No housing association tenant will be evicted due to coronavirus

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has confirmed that no housing association tenant will be evicted due to experiencing financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 23 March 2020

Sally Thomas: Together, as a sector, we will get through these challenging times

SFHA chief executive Sally Thomas has written the following message outlining the organisation’s latest coronavirus response plan.

Published 20 March 2020

SFHA monitoring COVID-19 situation daily

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has provided the following update on the COVID-19 outbreak.

Published 16 March 2020

Graeme Hamilton: TECH: We’re on a roll

Nineteen organisations have now signed up to the TEC in Housing Charter this year, pledging to support tenants to be able to live longer at home using digital technology, writes SFHA TECH engagement officer Graeme Hamilton.

Published 12 March 2020

Michael McLaughlin: Housing Service Design Champions

SFHA’s social insight lead Michael McLaughlin on the recent Housing Service Design Champions Training.

Published 11 March 2020

Cairn Housing Association pledges support to take tech into its homes

Cairn Housing Association has signed up to a collaborative initiative that aims to develop and foster new technology-based solutions to help to drive improvements in its service to tenants.

Published 10 March 2020

SFHA: We must create a socially just housing system in order to deliver for the future

The Scottish Government’s proposals for a longer-term plan for the housing system are welcome but the success of the current programme – as well as the next – will depend on creating a socially just housing system, maintaining existing levels of investment as well as aligning funding with the government’s vision for 2040, according to the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA).

Published 2 March 2020

EHAS: More needed in Scottish Budget to tackle climate emergency

The Existing Homes Alliance Scotland (EHAS) has welcomed the £25 million additional investment included in the Scottish Budget for local energy efficiency projects.

Published 28 February 2020

SFHA: Scottish Government must commit to long-term funding beyond 2021

Ahead of today’s Scottish Budget debate, the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has called for clarity regarding the scale and funding of the next affordable housing supply programme (AHSP).

Published 27 February 2020

SFHA ‘extremely disappointed’ at DWP inability to process bulk upload data

The Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has reacted with “extreme disappointment” at an announcement from the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) that there will be no facility for the bulk transfer of rent change data via the landlord portal.

Published 21 February 2020

Points-based immigration system ‘must take account of housing sector’

New immigration plans unveiled by the UK Government must not hamper the construction industry’s capacity to deliver on key housing projects, the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) has warned.

Published 20 February 2020