Entries by Anila Ali

Office closes at 2pm on Christmas Eve for festive break

Please note that our office will close at 2pm on Christmas Eve, re-opening at 9am on Thursday 6th January 2022. Our Freephone emergency repairs line will remain open as usual on 0808 202 6565. The Board and staff at SHA would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

Health and safety precautions during service delivery

With the rapid spread of the new Covid variant, we are looking for cooperation from our customers to protect their own health and safety and that of our customers and staff.  Please note the following precautions that we will take to protect you, and precautions that you can take to protect our staff/contractors: Our staff […]

Shettleston HA starts work on landmark family home development

Construction work is now underway on an exciting new 44-home, family friendly development for Shettleston Housing Association. Paisley based construction firm, The JR Group, has commenced site preparation and construction works on the former St Mark’s school site on the edge of Tollcross Park. Work is expected to be completed over a 16-month period and […]

SHA and Upkeep closed on 17th December, from 12.30pm

Please note that both Shettleston Housing Association and Upkeep will close on Friday 17th December, from 12.30pm, re-opening on Monday 20th December, at 9am. During this time, you will be able to contact the repairs line to report repairs as normal. Our freephone repairs line can be reached on 0808 202 6565.

Free Bus Travel for under 22’s

From 31st January 2022 all young people in Scotland aged 21 or younger will be able to enjoy FREE bus travel. Anyone aged 11 to 21 can get free travel by using their Young Scot National Entitlement Card. More information can be found here: https://www.transport.gov.scot/…/young-persons-free-bus-tr…/

Money Advice Day on Thurs 11th November at the Pantry

Shettleston Does Digital is hosting a Money Advice Day on Thursday 11th November, 10am – 3pm, at the Pantry, 981 Shettleston Road. This event is held in collaboration with Tollcross Community Trust to support residents with their financial and digital needs. Book your one to one appointment by calling 07598 728 156 or you can […]

Office now open twice a week!

With normality gradually returning to most things, we’re pleased to announce that our office will open from next week on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons, 2pm – 5pm.  Appointments are still available to visit the office out with these times, and these be arranged by contacting us. To ensure that we continue to look after the […]

Benefit payment dates over Christmas and New Year

The Department for Work and Pensions has confirmed the dates that certain benefits payment will be paid over the festive period. Universal Credit payment dates: Payment due on Thursday, December 24: No change Payment due on December 25, 26, 27 or 28: Thursday, December 24 Payment due on December 29: No change Payment due on […]

Scottish Child Payment bridging payments

Earlier in the year, the Scottish Government announced additional payments for school aged children.  £160 was paid per child to eligible families on 8th October and a further payment will be made in December for each P1 to S6 pupil who is entitled to Free School Meals due to their parent/guardian being in receipt of […]