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
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Scotland’s vision for Short Term Supported Housing


The Scottish Government has issued its vision for the future of Short Term Supported Housing.  This has been prompted... Read More

Ageing and Housing Event


Top-researchers are looking for ways to improve policy and practice in Housing and Ageing. As part of this... Read More
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Summary of responses – supported housing consultations


The UK Government has issued  a summary of responses from its recent consultations on sheltered housing and short term supported housing... Read More
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Identifying Short Term Supported Housing


The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has asked local authorities to identify ‘short term supported accommodation’ on... Read More