University of Stirling

Research grant for Horizon project into allocation of adapted social housing

Horizon Housing Association has been awarded a £92,500 grant for an 18 month research project into the allocation of adapted and accessibly designed social housing.

Published 29 May 2017

SBHA supports University visit to flagship project

A group of students from the University of Stirling visited Scottish Borders Housing Association (SBHA) headquarters for a learning and development session, and took a trip to the Association’s £10 million flagship Stonefield development.

Published 18 April 2017

Architect joins Stirling University dementia design team

The Dementia Services Development Centre (DSDC) has appointed architect Martin Quirke to its design team.

Published 5 October 2016

New research by Horizon into effective allocation of adapted housing

Horizon Housing Association is working in partnership with Stirling University on a pilot study for new research into the allocation of adapted social housing to disabled people.

Published 29 July 2016

Dementia friendly home unveiled at BRE Innovation Park

A new demonstration house which could make home life easier for those living with dementia was launched at the BRE Innovation Park in Ravenscraig yesterday.

Published 2 June 2016

Blog: Housing’s voice in the integration agenda

As the integration of health and social care comes into effect in Scotland, a new blog from Wheatley Group and Stirling University details their project to fund a PhD studentship titled 'Getting housing and health talking'.

Published 12 April 2016

Internationalising housing education: some examples from a changing Cuba

Cuba always seems to be on the cusp of change but the recent moves towards normalisation of political relations with the USA could well herald rapid and turbulent change for the country’s housing system as well as for wider economic development.

Published 23 July 2015

University of Stirling publishes online planning resource for Scottish towns and cities

Planning experts at the University of Stirling have developed an online resource offering planners and the public the chance to browse data on each of Scotland’s 479 towns and cities.

Published 7 May 2015