Annual Assurance Statement Published

Clydesdale Housing Association (CHA) and all other social landlords must submit an Annual Assurance Statement to the Scottish Housing Regulator providing assurance that the organisation complies with the relevant requirements of chapter 3 of the Regulator’s Regulatory Framework. This includes regulatory requirements that apply to all social landlords and the Standards of Governance and Financial …

We are recruiting

Voluntary Management Committee Member Vacancies Do you want to improve your personal wellbeing?… and your career prospects? Do you want to play a role in improving the lives of others and the Clydesdale area? If the answer is “YES” then volunteering as a Management Committee member with us might be the thing for you! We …

Landlord Report 2018/19

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published our Annual Landlord Report for 2018/19. We continue to perform well against the Scottish Housing Charter Indicators for tenant satisfaction, our repairs service, re-letting empty houses and tackling anti-social behaviour. Achieving national energy efficiency standards in some of our more rural homes continues to prove challenging due to the …

Summer 2019 Newsletter

Clydesdale Newsletter Summer 2019 Our Summer Newsletter has just been published. This version features: • a telephone number change for our out of hours repairs service, • our up and coming Tenants Satisfaction Survey, • Lanimer Day fun • and much, much more To access a copy click Clydesdale Newsletter Summer 2019

Tenants Energy Guide

A very useful Tenants Energy Guide has just been published. The Guide provides great energy advice on: starting a new tenancy meter and standing charges switching supplier energy debt energy saving tips You can access the Tenants Energy Guide by clicking here. Further free energy advice is available from Home Energy Scotland on Freephone 0808 …

Spring Newsletter Published

Our Spring Newsletter has just been published. This version features: outcome of our recent Allocation Policy consultation; our Engagement Plan with the Scottish Housing Regulator; updates on our staff team. To access a copy click here.

Voluntary Management Committee Member Vacancies

Do you want to improve your personal wellbeing?… and your career prospects? Do you want to play a role in improving the lives of others and the Clydesdale area? If the answer is “YES” then volunteering as a Management Committee member with us might be the thing for you! We are looking to recruit people …

Rent Consultation – 2019/20 Rents

We are currently consulting with tenants on our plans to increase rents – the consultation runs until Friday 25 January 2019. Taking all factors into account (the cost of running our services and the income we need to generate in order to meet those costs) we are proposing a rent increase of 3.3% from 1 …

Clydesdale Food Bank Donation

For the second year running Clydesdale Housing Association have donated Christmas-themed food, gifts and treats to Clydesdale food bank. In addition, this year they also made a £200 donation to support this good cause. The donation, which was warmly received, will help families and single people living in the Clydesdale area which includes Carluke, Law, Forth, …

Regulator Publishes 2017/18 Landlord Report

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published our Annual Landlord Report for 2017/18. We continue to perform well against the Scottish Housing Charter Indicators for tenant satisfaction, our repairs service, re-letting empty houses and tackling anti-social behaviour. Achieving national energy efficiency standards in some of our more rural homes continues to prove challenging due to the …

Work on the Clydesdale Community Hub has started

Construction work has now started on the new Clydesdale Community Hub in Lanark. The 50 week contract that will provide 4 flats for social rented housing, new offices for Clydesdale Housing Association and a Community Hub started on 23 July 2018 with the demolition of our old offices. Located at 39 North Vennel, Lanark, the …

2018 Summer Newsletter Published

We have just published our 2018 Summer Newsletter – download a copy here. This newsletter includes an update on Universal Credit, services and events being delivered locally by voluntary organisations, the new Community Hub and Office project, tenant satisfaction results and personal budgeting advice.

2017 Winter Newsletter Published

Our 2017 Winter Newsletter has just been published and is available for download here. This edition includes details of the proposed rent review for 2018/19, the latest on Universal Credit roll-out and an update on the flats, Community Hub and new offices we are planning for Lanark.

Dementia Cafes & Drop In’s – South Lanarkshire

Alzheimer Scotland has just published the dates and times for its Dementia Cafes & Drop-In meetings in South Lanarkshire. These community events are aimed at anyone living with dementia or experiencing difficulties with their memory, including families and friends. All are welcome: people who can attend independently and/or for those unable to do so should …

2017 Annual Report & Autumn Newsletter Published

We have just published our Annual Performance Report for the period 2016/2017. Readers will be able to compare our performance in key areas with average performance across Scotland. We wish to thank the Clydesdale Tenants’ and Residents’ Group for their input on the design and content of the Report. The Report can be accessed in …

Universal Credit: New choices for people living in Scotland

The Scottish Government has just announced new Universal Credit payment choices for people living in Scotland. People making a new Universal Credit claim online from 4 October 2017 who live in South Lanarkshire can choose to: be paid either monthly or have the monthly payment split into twice monthly payments (roughly every fortnight); and, have …

Universal Skills

Universal Skills is a new ‘one-stop’ approach to job seeking. With Universal Skills, Universal Jobmatch and Universal Credit, you can learn basic PC skills, complete and submit online job applications, write a winning CV, apply for suitable jobs online, learn some key interview skills AND find your way through the world of benefits. Universal Skills …