Supporting a Committee/Board is essential for the well-being of a housing association or co-operative and for helping en [..]
SHARE and ng homes recently held a launch event to announce the new management of the Bob Allan Conference Centre. As part of their office move to Saracen House, SHARE now also manage the Centre.
Do you work on the frontline? This event is designed especially for you. We know working on the frontline in any sector can be tough but also very rewarding, especially in the housing sector. This event is aimed at ALL staff who engage with [..]
Who's it for and what's it about? Whilst the hope is that it does not happen often, housing staff are likely to encounter abandoned tenancies on a rare but regular occurrence in their career. We may never find out why the tenant has walked away from their tenancy but it does leave the housing staff dealing with the property with all sorts of headaches: notices; timescales; potential court actions; storage; arrears. This course aims to make it crystal clear for our delegates exactly what the rules in terms of [..]Book Now
(part of Housing associations in a nutshell) Who’s it for and what’s it about? Ensuring financial health of the housing association and co-operative is an important role for the Committee/Board and members much be aware of how this works within the organisation. This session will provide information on the main forms of income and expenditure as well as how the Committee/Board can monitor the organisations financial wellbeing. You will have the opportunity to review a variety or reporting practices and consi [..]Book Now
Who’s it for and what’s it about? This course is primarily for frontline housing practitioners who are dealing with reports and complaints from tenants about anti-social behaviour (ASB). Not only will it provide essential legal background knowledge, but also prepare you for the changes to Anti Social Behaviour as outlined in the Housing (Scotland) Act 2014. [..]Book Now
As usual the GWSF annual conference this year will feature an interesting and diverse programme packed with great plenary speakers and stimulating workshop sessions. As well as a variety of exhibitors this years conference will also feature a members’ exhibition space which will include a ‘then and now’ photo gallery, a ‘greatest achievements’ wall, and a memorabilia stand. Please ensure your staff and Committee/Board members book soon as places always fill up fast. Download the progr [..]Book Now