Climate change and social care – research project


On behalf of ClimateXChange, Aether, Glasgow Caledonian University and Durham University are currently undertaking research into climate change... Read More

Tackling Social Isolation


The Scottish Government launched A Connected Scotland: our strategy for tackling social isolation and loneliness and building stronger social... Read More

Focusing on homelessness


The Scottish Government published its Ending Homelessness Together: High Level Action Plan on 27th November in which it... Read More

Housing Beyond 2021


Housing Beyond 2021 The Scottish Government launched a discussion paper Housing Beyond 2021 setting out principles to guide... Read More

2017 Scottish Social Service Workforce Data Report


The Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC) published the 2017 Workforce Data Report today. The report shows that the... Read More
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Event – Creating Housing Solution through Technology


Following on from last year’s successful ‘Joining the Dots’ event, Technology Enabled Care in Housing (TECH) invite you... Read More
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Consultation response – Social Security Advisory Committee


Transition of legacy benefits to Universal Credit A consultation has been conducted by the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) about... Read More
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Benefits changes to supported housing will not go ahead


The UK Government has announced that it will not be taking ‘short term’ support housing out of the benefits... Read More

No Place Like Home Photography Competition 2018


No Place Like Home Photography Competition 2018 open to all who receive Housing Support... Read More

Tackling isolation and loneliness


The Unit recently contributed to a joint response by the Housing Partners for Health and Wellbeing Group (HPHW)... Read More