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The Chartered Institute of Housing is the independent voice for housing and the home of professional standards

CIH Scotland

Helping to make you brilliant

Here at CIH Scotland, we work to shape housing and community agendas to support our members.

On this page, you can find information about our board and staff team, including how to contact us, and our latest news.  Most importantly we are here to help you to do your job better and we have a huge range of resources to help you to do this so take a look below to find out more.

Training and qualifications »

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Introduction to Housing
16 May 2018, Edinburgh

Improving tenancy sustainment
6 June 2018, Glasgow

Understanding refugee rights
14 June 2018, Edinburgh

Improving Tenancy Sustainment
5 Sep 2018, Edinburgh

Introduction to Housing
31 Oct 2018, Glasgow

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Why existing homes matter just as much as building new ones

In advance of an Existing Homes Alliance Scotland parliamentary reception on 29 May, CIH Scotland's policy and practice manager Ashley Campbell provides an update on the work of the group, which is calling for urgent action to improve the condition of Scotland’s existing housing stock.

Find out more about the Parliamentary reception


In the spotlight this week...

Introduction to housing
16 May 2018, Edinburgh

This one-day course will provide you with a general awareness of housing issues in Scotland, and is a must for anyone looking to gain a better understanding of housing tenures, social housing allocations and the latest developments in Scottish housing.

Find out more


Submit your practice examples for new allocations guide

Professionals from across Scotland’s housing sector are being encouraged to share their experience on allocations and suspensions to support revised practice guidance currently being prepared by CIH Scotland and specialist research consultants Craigforth.

Find out more here

Submit your practice examples here


Dementia Pathways: Housing's Role

CIH Scotland has published a practice guide to help housing practitioners offer suitable support to people affected by dementia.

Download the practice guide here

Find out more about the Dementia Pathways research