Atrium Homes supplies, manages and maintains over 1,250 rented properties across Ayrshire. As a registered social landlord and Scottish charity, we are fully committed to providing good quality housing at affordable rents, while creating communities which are pleasant for people to live in and raise their families.

We believe our customers are key and so we put them at the core of everything we do. We deliver our services to a high standard, as cost effectively as possible so that our customers can enjoy their homes and communities to the full.

Click here to view Atrium Homes website

Beautiful Inside and Out provides counselling for the parents and siblings of suicide victims and people with mental health difficulties of any age. They also provide music therapy, play therapy and art therapy sessions. The charity also plans to introduce drop in sessions to enable those experiencing similar challenges to get together, make friends with like-minded people and share their experiences.

Click here to view Beautiful Inside and Out’s Facebook page.

The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards. Our purpose is to provide everyone involved in housing with the advice, support and knowledge they need to be brilliant.

Our goal is simple- we want to transform lives. We want everyone to have a decent, affordable home in a thriving, safe community. We passionately believe that our contribution as housing professionals is vital to making communities great places to live.

Our work is rooted in 3 main objectives- learn, improve and influence. We provide opportunities for learning and improving and we champion housing to influence the direction of policy.

Click here to view the CIH website.

As a leading Social Landlord and Social Enterprise we take pride in our Vision, Mission and Values which will ensure that we are “More than just a Landlord” as we strive to make our “Communities Better Places”.

Click here to view Cunninghame Housing Association’s website.

Home Energy Scotland telephone advisors are available to talk to you today, helping you with impartial advice on ways to reduce your energy bills – the service is free and impartial.

We can advise you on the various grants and funding available to make your home more energy efficient. You can call direct on 0808 808 2282.

Click here to visit Home Energy Scotland’s website. 

We are the independent regulator of RSLs and local authority housing services in Scotland.  We were established on 1 April 2011 under the Housing (Scotland) Act 2010. We have one statutory objective, to:

“safeguard and promote the interests of current and future tenants of social landlords, people who are or may become homeless, and people who use housing services provided by registered social landlords (RSLs) and local authorities”.

We regulate social landlords to protect the interests of people who receive services from them. We do this by assessing and reporting on:

  • how social landlords are performing their housing services
  • RSLs’ financial well-being
  • RSLs’ standards of governance

Click here to view the Scottish Housing Regulator’s website. 


Set up in 1995 the Scotland’s Housing Network is a consortium of local authority and housing association landlords working together to drive up performance, meet the demands of Best Value and deliver quality services by means of benchmarking, self assessment, good practice exchange and information sharing.

Click here to view Scotland’s Housing Network’s website.

Formed in 1997, Shire Housing Association Ltd is a successful progressive housing association based in Cumnock, East Ayrshire. We currently own and manage 963 homes across East Ayrshire, provide estate maintenance services to around 900 owners and have an annual turnover of over £4million. Committed to delivering our Business Plan Vision of “Great Homes, Great People, Vibrant Communities”, over the last 3-4 years the business has been transformed, and we have ambitious and exciting plans for our future.

Click here to view Shire Housing’s website. 




TIS is the leading organisation, promoting and inspiring innovative tenant participation and scrutiny practice in Scotland. At TIS, we provide independent advice, support, and training for tenants and housing organisations to work together more effectively. As a national membershiporganisation, our services can make a difference to your quality of life as a tenant, and to the success of your business as a housing organisation.

We believe that tenants’ and residents’ associations, and community groups should have more influence in making decisions and that increased involvement will bring benefits for tenants and landlords alike. Our aim is simple, we want to help change social housing in Scotland for the better.

Click here to view the TIS website. 


We exist to help you make a difference through volunteering.

Scotland, more than ever, needs us all to share in the nation’s common good. The potential to bring out the best in us has never been better and we’re supporting you by:

  • recognising the need for volunteers and demonstrating how this makes a difference
  • understanding what volunteers and volunteer involving organisations want to do
  • making volunteering easy for everyone, so that more people volunteer and have a great time

Click here to visit Volunteer Scotland’s website. 

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