Tag: crisis

  • New report shows the impact of the cost-of-living crisis on Scotland

    SCOTTISH Federation of Housing Associations reveals tenants are facing ‘unprecedented’ levels of deprivation amid the cost-of-living crisis.  Scottish Federation of Housing Associations (SFHA) is today launching a report at the House of Commons that reveals the devastation caused by the cost-of-living crisis as social housing tenants face unprecedented levels of deprivation.  The report follows last…

  • Blackwood hands over 10 homes to help with housing crisis

    Independent living expert offers properties to ease Edinburgh’s emergency TEN SPECIALIST homes have been handed over to the City of Edinburgh Council to help it address its housing crisis. Blackwood Homes and Care has offered up the properties to assist the Council, which is in the midst of a profound housing shortage. As a specialist…

  • Blackwood hands over 10 homes to help with Edinburgh housing crisis

    TEN specialist homes have been handed over to the City of Edinburgh Council to help it address its housing crisis. Blackwood Homes and Care has offered up the properties to assist the Council, which is in the midst of a profound housing shortage. As a specialist in providing homes which enable those with disabilities or…

  • Scottish gift cards help communities through cost of living crisis

    SCOTLAND Loves Local gift cards are being used by organisations across the country to support families, regional economies and local businesses. The action to provide financial support to people when they need it most is being championed by charities, social enterprises and local authorities. A 30-minute lunchtime webinar, ‘The Local Revolution: Connecting with Communities Using the…

  • Scots company aims to help employees balance work and wellbeing during cost-of-living crisis

    A SCOTS company has worked out a balance for wellbeing and work life, using rewards and incentives to change employee expectations. Miconex shared how they aim to support employees with their concerns and the cost of living. Colin Munro. The Perth-based business found in their research that 63% of employees place work-life balance/wellbeing as their…