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Woman on phone talks to customer

Please remember we are here to support you and your family during these extraordinary times.

Suayip Yel and Jiordan Penny

Dunedin Canmore tenant Suayip Yel was unhappy in his job in a restaurant, working long hours for low pay and with few prospects.

Modern apprentices

Wheatley Group is helping young people kick start their career by recruiting more apprentices in May.

Graduates on Wheatley's Ignite programme

Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management group is searching for up to 10 of Scotland’s brightest university leavers to join its graduate training programme.

Kilted Alby and neighbours clear snow

A neighbour in a kilt joined Dunedin Canmore staff in clearing away snow to make sure a tenant in Dunfermline could get her Covid jab.

GHA tenant Amanda Hay got help from the welfare benefit service

Wheatley Group helped tenants access an extra £9.4million of unclaimed welfare benefits they were due.

The National Theatre of Scotland worked with the Wheatley Foundation in 2017

A MAJOR drive is underway to involve young people in Wheatley communities in the arts.

Fuel Advisors

Wheatley Group’s fuel advice service helped tenants save over £1million on their energy bills over the past year.

Wheatley gives 200th home to Housing First

Hugh Andrews is living testimony to Wheatley Group’s commitment to tackle homelessness in Scotland.

Fire officer in kitchen

Make sure you and your family keep safe at home this Christmas.

2020 ignite Graduate Programme

Sixteen of Scotland’s brightest and best university leavers have joined Wheatley Group’s Ignite graduate training programme.

Woman sits on couch using her phone to pay rent

A new safe and secure way of paying is helping tenants keep on top of their rent.

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart met Wheatley staff online

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP held a virtual meeting with Wheatley Group staff to hear how they have supported vulnerable customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tenants praise brilliant support from wheatley staff

Tenants have praised the ‘brilliant support’ they have received from Wheatley Group’s housing officers in Edinburgh and the Lothians during the pandemic.

Staff at Wheatley’s EatWell emergency food delivery service

Wheatley Group has helped hundreds of homeless people put a roof over their heads throughout the coronavirus crisis.

Close cleaning service update

Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate a restricted range of services, in line with government guidance.

Wheatley Group apprentices

Wheatley Group is doing more than ever to help young people kick start their career.

Liberton tenants move into Dunedin Canmore new-build

Dunedin Canmore is bringing a major boost to affordable housing across Edinburgh – after completing 174 new homes in four communities.

Coronavirus door handle image

Are you worried or have questions about Coronavirus? Expert help and advice from health care professionals and the Government is available.

NETs

Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate a restricted range of services, in line with government guidance.

Alertacall service helps older tenants

Older tenants are getting extra security and peace of mind in their homes during the coronavirus crisis.

Dunedin Canmore tenant David Ben-Aryeah

A Dunedin Canmore tenant was a key speaker at a national conference on housing.

Man fixing boiler

Shannon Picken from Dunedin Canmore's Safe Homes Team explains what the next steps are if you are due to have your annual gas safety check.

Universal Credit - with you all the way

If you’re on Universal Credit, and claiming housing costs to pay your rent, make sure you let the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) know of changes to your rent.

River City star backs Stay Safe campaign

A star of Scotland’s favourite soap is helping launch a new campaign to encourage tenants to stay safe at home.

Modern Apprentices at Wheatley Group

School leavers have the chance to become Modern Apprentices with Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

SmartSpending app

Saving money using MySavings is now even easier – thanks to a new smartphone app.

AGM 2019 keyboard player entertains tenants

The winter issue of Connect – the magazine for Dunedin Canmore tenants – is out soon.

Tenants have their say at engagement event

November is our Month of Engagement – and we want tenants to get involved.

Connect autumn 2019 cover

The latest version of our tenant magazine is available now.

AGM 2018

Want to find out more about what we’re doing? Want to have your say?

MySavings

Your Connect magazine is out now

Good neighbour award

We're looking for nominations for Dunedin Canmore's Good Neighbour Award

Fraser Court  makeover June2019

Tenants have praised the makeover of an Edinburgh retirement block that has made the building a safer and brighter place to live.

Hyvots new build event

Residents in an Edinburgh community celebrated the opening of 24 new homes – and the final chapter in a £70million regeneration project.

MySavings letterbox

MySavings will cost you less, every day.

Pension Credit: important changes you need to know about

Think you might be entitled to Pension Credit – the benefit that tops up your pension?

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart visits new Dunedin Canmore homes in Wisp

Loan is biggest to date through Scottish Government’s innovative investment programme.

KSB

Tenants from two housing associations have helped steer their communities to a five-star award.

Aileen Campbell launches new Craigmillar homes

The first phase of a multi-million pound transformation of a community in Edinburgh has taken shape – and residents are delighted with their new homes.

Beaverbank Place Edinburgh

Work has started on two projects which will provide 60 new affordable homes in Edinburgh.

HO and tenant

The winter issue of Connect is out now. Have you checked it out?

Hostel puppies

Homeless Natasha Robins was delighted when Dunedin Canmore gave her and her pet dog a roof over their heads.

Dunedin Canmore tenants got to hear more about us and have their say at our quarterly Customer Forum.

NETs Edinburgh

Young people from Dunedin Canmore communities are being given a chance to change their lives thanks to new environmental apprenticeships.

Wallyford new homes event

THE first phase of a major expansion of an East Lothian village has taken shape – and residents are delighted with their spacious new homes.

Want to find out more about what we’re doing?

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Housing bosses view Victorian tenement

A Scottish Parliament task force dropped into a Victorian tenement in Edinburgh to learn how a housing association overcame the challenges of carrying out a complex restoration project.

Dunedin Canmore celebrate success

Dunedin Canmore is celebrating success following Quality Scotland’s 2018 Awards.

We know there are lots of people living in our neighbourhoods who use their time to help others. From helping people with the garden or just popping to the shops for their messages or prescriptions, we hear great stories about our customers helping each other out all the time.

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Sorry, but our online services – My DC – won’t be available on Saturday 30 June between 8am-7pm as we’re carrying out upgrades.

Dunedin Canmore marks start of new homes at Greendykes, Craigmillar

A major regeneration project in Edinburgh has taken another step forward with work starting on 70 new affordable homes.

Dunedin Canmore logo

Due to the major disruption caused by the bad weather our offices will be closed today (Friday). We’re very sorry for any inconvenience.

Dunedin Canmore logo

Due to the bad weather our offices will not be open today.

We are committed to great customer service and exceeding your expectations in everything we do. We aim to deliver excellent services – and we set targets to measure how we’re doing.

Housing Minister visits Dunedin Canmore new homes

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart visited Dunedin Canmore's new homes in Muirhouse and dropped in on some new tenants to wish them Merry Christmas. Watch our video of the visit.

GHA new-build homes at Kingsway Court in Scotstoun

Thank you to everyone who responded to our consultation on how we let our homes.

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Dunedin Canmore is all about creating ‘Better homes, better lives’ in Edinburgh.

Fire safety officer and tenant

The Autumn issue of Connect - the magazine for Dunedin Canmore tenants - is out now.

Click & Connect opens in Edinburgh

A new state-of-the-art digital learning centre providing free internet and computer access has opened at Slateford Green Community Centre, Edinburgh.

Volunteering

OUR Volunteer Plus partnership helped young people change their lives – and help others too.

IIP Gold logo

Two more members of Wheatley Group have achieved Investors in People’s prestigious Gold accreditation.

Harbour given top rating by Care Inspectorate

Dunedin Harbour Hostel has been awarded the highest grading of Excellent for the second year in a row following a recent unannounced inspection by the Care Inspectorate.

New freephone number for customers

The new free phone number 0800 561 0088 means customers can enjoy free calls to their housing officer or our customer service advisors.

Dunedin Canmore Board members joins apprentices

Young people from Dunedin Canmore communities are being given a chance to change their lives thanks to our new apprenticeships.

hoarding

Wheatley Group is highlighting an issue that is more widespread than many people think – hoarding.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Housing estates across central Scotland are being put under the microscope by Keep Scotland Beautiful in a new scheme to make communities great.

Modern apprentices

We’ve launched a last call for applications for this year’s Modern Apprenticeships.

New bursary scheme launched for tenants

We're offering lifeline support to tenants and their families to pursue their dreams of going to university.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

DC workers laying foundations

Work has started on 111 new affordable homes for rent as part of a major regeneration project in an Edinburgh community.

Modern Apprenticeships

Are you aged 16-19? Have you recently left school or planning to leave this summer?

HM Treasury Logo

Wheatley Foundation has been awarded over £470,000 to invest in pioneering projects that will support veterans facing homelessness.

Alan Glasgow

Dunedin Canmore, one of Scotland’s largest housing associations, has appointed Alan Glasgow as its new Housing Director.

School pupils prepare time capsule

Children from Tollcross primary school in Edinburgh are filling a time capsule with mementoes to mark a major restoration project at a pre-1919 tenement.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A new charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

Ewan Fraser

One of the most respected and well-known figures in Edinburgh housing, Ewan Fraser, has retired after 33 years in the sector.

TV weather predicts warm winter for tenants

Scotland’s largest social landlord launches its latest WinterReady initiative.

Hazel Young portrait

Dunedin Canmore, one of Scotland’s largest housing associations, has appointed Hazel Young as its new Managing Director.

David Baptie, Senior Building Surveyor (Planned), Dunedin Canmore and George Donaldson, Managing Director, Insulation Solutions Scotland, celebrate with their award

Edinburgh-based Dunedin Canmore, part of Wheatley Group, won ‘Housing Association of the Year’ at the annual National Energy Efficiency Retrofit Awards in Birmingham.

Steph from Edinburgh

When Stephanie Tweed steps out this weekend to represent her country in the Homeless World Cup, it will mark an incredible step on her journey to recovery from drug addiction.

US Housing Expert James Stockard and staff from the SFHA visit Dunedin Canmore’s Earl Grey street project. Left to right: Willie Maben, Karen Wright, Alistair Rankine, Jim Stockard and David Stewart.

A US housing expert saw for himself how Dunedin Canmore is bringing a Victorian building in Edinburgh back to life as part of its drive to make homes warmer and more comfortable.

David Baptie, Senior Building Surveyor (Planned), Dunedin Canmore and George Donaldson, Managing Director, Insulation Solutions Scotland, celebrate with their award

Dunedin Canmore project to tackle fuel poverty wins award.

Councillor Cammy Day with Dunedin Canmore staff

Our EPIC changes are bringing a huge boost to customer services.

DC pledges new homes

Dunedin Canmore pledges to help build 8,000 new homes for the capital.

Housing Minister backs new Wheatley campaign

Thousands of older tenants in some of Scotland's most deprived communities are receiving extra help from their housing association this Christmas.