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What does ‘doorstep crime’ mean to you?

Scottish Employability and Training Minister Jamie Hepburn launches Wheatley Works

Wheatley Group is on target to create 2500 new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities by 2020 for people in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities.

Jeane Freeman My Great Start group

A pioneering service run by Wheatley Group to support new tenants make the most of their new home has helped more than 1500 people in the past year.

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.

Modern Apprentices

Time is running out to apply for an apprenticeship with Wheatley Group.

Wheatley Group's Eat Well scheme helps people in food poverty

A tenant, 56, from the south side of Glasgow, talks about the support he got from Eat Well, a Wheatley Group service which helps people in food poverty.

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

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

Ashleigh and Christopher are celebrating their first Valentine's Day as a married couple

A young couple gained more than a job when they fell in love and got married after meeting on a Modern Apprenticeship programme.

Modern Apprentices

The search is on for bright young talent to join Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

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.

Our Power fair and simple

Tenants can access cheaper energy thanks to Our Power - a ‘not for profit’ energy supply company.

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.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

The Routes into Care training course helped tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

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

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.

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.

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?

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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.

41 young people sign up for apprentice programme

Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group has doubled this year its number of Modern Apprentices.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

Wheatley Group is looking for 45 young people who like working outdoors to become its latest apprentices.

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.

Apprenticeship scheme gives teenager hope

A Glasgow teenager has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

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.