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10 housing questions to ask your health and social care partnership

In this blog, Zhan McIntyre, SFHA Policy Lead, shares 10 housing questions you can ask your health and social care partnership.

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Adaptations Update November 2018

Adaptations can help people with mobility issues and physical disabilities live safely in their own homes. Many SFHA members have highlighted that funding for adaptations has fallen short in recent years, meaning tenants have had to wait for adaptations that will help them live their lives safely and independently.  This article provides a short summary of recent activity relating to adaptations and encourages SFHA members to complete a short survey about their funding situations. 

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SFHA jointly commissioned research into 50,000 affordable homes target now published

A report into councils’ Strategic Housing Investment Plans (SHIPs) commissioned by SFHA, Shelter Scotland and the Equality and Human Rights Commission in Scotland has now been published.

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How Housing can reduce impact of ACEs

NHS Health Scotland would like to raise awareness amongst its partners and stakeholders of adverse childhood experiences, also referred to as ACEs, which are stressful events occurring in childhood.

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Supporting Better Futures For All

Demonstrating impact of housing support services

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SFHA jointly commissioned research into 50,000 affordable homes target now published

A report into councils’ Strategic Housing Investment Plans (SHIPs) commissioned by SFHA, Shelter Scotland and the Equality and Human Rights Commission in Scotland has now been published.

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Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness: Housing Association Round Table

The Scottish Government has written a draft strategy on Tackling Social Isolation and Loneliness. Consultation on this strategy closes on 29 April 2018. SFHA and GWSF are hosting a Housing Association Roundtable event to gather examples and views of members to feed into the SG consultation.

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A life well lived at 101

Bield tenant Pat Mills celebrates his 101st birthday and shares the secret of his long life.  

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Gowrie Care’s Edinburgh resource hub secures over £300k of funding

Future of Gowrie Care’s resource hub in Edinburgh secured for next three years after receiving funding from the Edinburgh Integration Joint Board.

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Meet the Housing Scotland 2019 speaker: Ruth Glassborow

The SFHA’s flagship event, Housing Scotland 2019, takes place on 11 and 12 June at Radisson Blu Hotel in central Glasgow.

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People of Fife will get Better than Well

LinkLiving, part of the Link group of social enterprises, is expanding its Better than Well service to include Dunfermline and Cowdenbeath.

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Heading down memory lane at Daar Lodge

DGHP has teamed up with Wigtown Book Festival Company and Open Book to provide story-telling sessions to some of its residents.

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Milngavie couple brings joy into retirement

Gina and Robert Howieson have been praised by their fellow tenants at Bield’s Oakburn Gardens for their positive attitudes towards socialising and staying active regardless of age or physical ability.

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Telling stories, making memories, creating smiles

Residents enjoy story-telling sessions. 

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Blackwood scores high with care watchdog

Blackwood’s Edinburgh unit has earned a Grade 5 rating, which signifies major strengths in its work.

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