Women in housing Scotland conference

Nearly a year has passed since SHARE’s Women in housing Scotland conference, and what a year it has been.

Published 9 February 2021

SHARE’s AGM – a celebration of learning

SHARE’s AGM, which celebrated the learning and development undertaken through the organisation, was held on January 28.

Published 9 February 2021

HOT OFF THE PRESS!!!! SHARE’s new learning & development brochures

SHARE’s courses have been delivered virtually since April this year. Delegates are telling us they enjoy learning in this way and of course, it means those not Glasgow based can easily undertake their learning through SHARE.

Published 23 November 2020

Virtual learning here to stay

SHARE had been looking at delivering virtual training for some time.

Published 10 November 2020

Digital technology and working with your tenants

The onset of lockdown and the move to remote working hastened the move to digital service delivery, that beforehand, had been evolving slowly in the sector.

Published 9 November 2020

SHARE news Autumn 2020 – special edition

SHARE has issued a special edition of SHARE news, which much of the publication being dedicated to former director Alan Ferguson.

Published 2 November 2020

SHARE: Covenants, COVID and long-term financial planning

There is no doubt that the pandemic will affect the finances of every association and co-operative. You may have higher arrears and the risks this entails, it may have stalled development plans or it may be that the circumstances created by the pandemic mean that you may be at risk breaching your covenants.

Published 7 October 2020

Taking care of your most important asset

It may be fair to say that the thought of another form of audit to add to the task list may fill some people with a sense of dread. However, a stress audit may be one of the most important exercises your organisation does as we navigate our way back from lockdown.

Published 29 September 2020

The second Annual Assurance Statement

Housing associations and co-operatives spent huge amounts of time and effort preparing their first Annual Assurance Statement (AAS) in 2019, with a wide remit and relatively vague brief. It was a daunting task however, it has been reported by some to have been a very useful and illuminating exercise.

Published 23 September 2020

Alan Ferguson

It is with a heavy heart that SHARE announces the very sad passing of director, Alan Ferguson.

Published 27 August 2020

SHARE celebrates housing’s bright future at annual conference

SHARE’s annual conference took place at Peebles Hydro Hotel in March and was a fantastic celebration of housing and the role of committee/board members.

Published 16 April 2020

Working with vulnerable tenants remotely

We, as a sector, know, but perhaps the wider society does not yet appreciate, that housing associations and co-operatives do so much more that collect rents and repair houses. They are community hubs in many areas, providing a whole host of services for all tenants and a lifeline to the most vulnerable.

Published 15 April 2020

Women in housing Scotland Conference – interesting, informative and FUN!

SHARE’s first Woman in housing Scotland conference took place in Glasgow on 8th March and was fully subscribed.

Published 3 April 2020

Why it is important to celebrate women in housing?

International Women's Day (March 8) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women. To coincide with this, SHARE will host its first ever Women in Housing Scotland conference on the 6th March.

Published 23 January 2020