COVID-19 guidance for care at home and supported housing


The Scottish Government issued a  letter on 16th December for care at home, housing support and supported housing... Read More

The Omicron variant and the requirement to self-isolate – 10th December 2021


  The Scottish Government has reviewed the requirements to self isolate for the general population In the light... Read More

Putting housing support in the frame!


We were delighted to announce the winners of the annual No Place Like Home photography competition at an... Read More

10 years of Better Futures!


This year marked 10 years since the Better Futures system was launched to assist providers of housing support... Read More

Pay uplift to £10.02 per hour from 1st December 2021


The Scottish Government has set out details for implementing the uplift to £10.02 per hour  in a letter... Read More

AskSARA online self-assessment tool


The DLF (part of Shaw Trust since 2014) is continuing to attract new partners in Scotland for its... Read More

Managing communal lounges in supported housing – updated guidance


  COVID-19 guidance has been designating communal lounges in supported housing / sheltered housing as ‘public’ areas unless... Read More

Shared Spaces, Let’s Talk


The start of October will see the launch of the much anticipated ‘Shared Spaces’ report.  With the expansion... Read More

Guidance for supported housing and care at home 9th August 2021


In a letter at the end of last week the Scottish Government  states that although social distancing and... Read More

2021-22 Voluntary Sector Development Fund open


Applications to the 2021-22 Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF) are now open. The fund, administered by the SSSC,... Read More