Boost for Volunteers at Housing Options Scotland

Thanks to funding from The Bank Of Scotland Foundation, Housing Options Scotland is delighted to announce the appointment of a new role within the organisation. Ben Parker has joined the team as Volunteer Coordinator and will be working to develop the volunteer programme at Housing Options Scotland, to benefit disabled and older people in housing […]

Graeme Revisited

  Christine, we’d love to hear how Graeme is getting on now.  Can you tell us a bit more about how he’s doing? It is 10 years since Graeme moved into his flat, it has been a wonderful success, he has grown in confidence and ability with the help of Joan his support assistant. Graeme’s life […]

Our Scottish Housing Day Q&A with Dianne Theakstone

We chatted to Dianne on Scottish Housing Day about her housing options and what she thinks of housing options for young disabled people in Scotland.  Find out more about Diane here: Dianne Theakstone Here’s what Dianne had to say when we put some questions to her on Facebook.   Q.Can you tell us as a […]

Scottish Housing Day

  The first person joining us today for Scottish Housing Day in our Q&A hot spot can now be revealed.  Claire will be joining us on Twitter today at 10am. Claire D’All is a 24 year old blogger and YouTuber of a Journey in My Wheels where she hopes to spread disablility and accessibility awareness […]

Funding Success with Nationwide

  Thanks to your votes we’re delighted to announce a successful bid for funding from Nationwide Building Society. The £50,000 grant from Nationwide, the UK’s biggest building society, will support us in partnership with Elderly Accommodation Counsel to help older people in Scotland to live independently for longer. Garry Samson, Nationwide’s Regional Director, said: “Helping […]