Housing Buddies: Case Study with Shirley Watson

Housing Buddies: Case Study with Shirley Watson

In the run up to Scottish Housing Day, our Volunteer and Engagement Manager, Ben, has been catching up with each of our volunteer Housing Buddies. In this case study, our volunteer Housing Buddy, Shirley Watson, writes about how she supported Housing Options Scotland...
Scottish Housing Day 2020

Scottish Housing Day 2020

Scottish Housing Day is taking place on Wednesday 16th September and this year, housing organisations are being encouraged to think about the value of social housing in their work. As Scotland’s housing information and advice charity for disabled people, older...
Promoting our volunteer “Your Area” guides

Promoting our volunteer “Your Area” guides

We were pleased to see our “Your Area” guides featured in Scottish Housing News this week. Read the article below or on the Scottish Housing News site. Housing charity Housing Options Scotland has extended its house search support to include help beyond home finding....
New volunteer! Welcome to the team, Abdo

New volunteer! Welcome to the team, Abdo

We are pleased to welcome a new volunteer to the team, Abdo. Abdo is based in Dundee and will be working on one of our “Your Area” Guides for us. Here’s a little more about Abdo:   My name is Abdo and I am in S6 studying at Harris Academy in Dundee. I moved to...
Volunteers launch research project at HOS

Volunteers launch research project at HOS

The volunteer team at advice charity Housing Options Scotland are conducting research into the provisions in place to support applicants with learning disabilities across Scotland’s social rented sector. The volunteers are contacting housing associations across...