Housing Partners for Health and Wellbeing


The Housing Coordinating Group, a cross sector housing group which has prompted recognition of the role of housing... Read More

Scottish Welfare Fund Guidance – February 2014


Scottish Welfare Fund The Scottish Welfare Fund was introduced in April 2013.  It replaces the DWP’s Community Care... Read More

Scottish Welfare Fund – Updated April 2014


The Scottish Government has published revised guidance for the Scottish Welfare Fund with some significant changes for applicants.... Read More

Voluntary Sector Development Fund 2013-14


The Voluntary Sector Development Fund is made available to support voluntary sector organisations, registered with the Care Inspectorate to... Read More

No Place Like Home Photography Awards 2013


The Housing Support Enabling Unit(HSEU) is pleased to announce the winners of the fourth annual No Place LikeHome... Read More

Direct Payment of Housing Benefit – demonstration project


The Department for Work and Pensions has published a report from an independent evaluation of the Direct Payment Demonstration... Read More

Self- directed Support – a consultation on draft regulations and statutory guidance – July 2013


The Scottish Government has launched regulations and guidance to underpin and give form to the Social Care (Self... Read More

Welfare Reform – Call for Evidence


Posted February 2013 An ExpertWorking Group on Welfare has recently been commissioned by the ScottishGovernment to look at... Read More

Scottish Welfare Fund – Guidance


Posted February 2013 The Scottish Government have issued guidance on the Scottish Welfare Fund.   The Scottish Welfare... Read More

People with Support Needs will be able to opt out of Direct Payments under Universal Credit


The DWP has issued guidance confirming that people with support needs will be able to opt out of... Read More