Entries by Anila Ali

Mid-market Rent (MMR) two bed home available now in Pettigrew Street!

Our subsidiary company East End Housing Development Company currently has a new build property available in Pettigrew Street, first floor, 2 bedroom. The property has 1 single bedroom and 1 double bedroom. The double bedroom has an ensuite. The property is carpeted/flooring throughout and has blinds throughout also and white goods are also included. The […]

New Covid-19 restrictions in place in Glasgow for two weeks

Following an increase in coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the West of Scotland, additional restrictions have been introduced for people living in three local authority areas; Glasgow City, East Renfrewshire and West Dunbartonshire. The new restrictions came into effect as of midnight on Tuesday 1st September, initially for a two week period. The restrictions mean that people […]

Warm Home Discount applications open with many energy suppliers

The Warm Home Discount (WHD) is a Government scheme funded by energy suppliers. It’s designed to help lower income and vulnerable households with their energy costs during the winter.If you meet certain criteria, you may qualify to receive the Warm Home Discount payment of £140. Applications for WHD now open with following suppliers: British Gas: […]

Closed for bank holiday – reopening on 21st July

We are now closed for the Glasgow Fair bank holiday and we will resume our services at 9am on Tuesday 21st July 2020. Our office will remain closed to the public as before, however our staff will continue to deliver services remotely.

Update on disability benefits face to face assessments

The DWP announced on 6th July 2020: • Face-to-face assessments to remain suspended, but kept under review • Some review and reassessment activity to gradually resume from July 2020 for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) and Disability Living Allowance (DLA) • People are encouraged not to delay making claims as all benefits remain open and telephone […]

Glasgow North East voluntary group provides support

If you are unable to get out and about as you may be shielding or vulnerable, a voluntary group called ‘Covid-19 Support Glasgow North East’ may be able to help you with things like: Grocery deliveries Medication collection and delivery Dog walking a friendly supportive chat help using online tools The team of volunteers is […]

Citizens Advice Scotland still offering advice and support

You can still access CAS services and advice online via their website, and you can also call their new helpline number for support over the phone. In particular, if you are worried about not working and paying the bills, you can access information on their website here: https://www.citizensadvice.org.uk/scotland/debt-and-money/if-you-cant-pay-your-bills-because-of-coronavirus/

Glasgow Helps Community Hub Launched

A new helpline for people in Glasgow seeking support during the Covid-19 crisis has been launched by public and voluntary sector partners.  The helpline is for members of the public seeking help, such as food delivery or mental health support, and for charities who need support with offering a service to communities.  The helpline is […]