New President for Veterans Housing Scotland

25 March 2024

New President for Veterans Housing Scotland

Veterans Housing Scotland has announced the appointment of Alexander Douglas Douglas-Hamilton, the 16th Duke of Hamilton and 13th Duke of Brandon as the Charity’s new President.

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16 January 2024


Meet John

15 January 2024

John Tonner a VHS Visiting Officer was happy to be able to share his own story to help share the wonderful work of how Veterans Housing Scotland makes a real difference to its beneficiaries, those disabled veterans most in need.

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Meet Mo

15 January 2024

Mo Torau has been a beneficiary of Veterans Housing Scotland since 2021.  

He and his young family lived in Penicuik following his medical discharge from the Royal Highland Fusiliers after 10 years’ service.

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LORD JAMES SELKIRK – AN APPRECIATION

13 December 2023

LORD JAMES SELKIRK – AN APPRECIATION

It was with deep sadness that the staff and Trustees of Veterans Housing Scotland learned of the death of our President, the Right Honourable James Alexander Douglas-Hamilton, Baron Selkirk of Douglas.

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Supporting and Delivering in Partnership

1 December 2023

Veterans Minister Graeme Dey MSP, who was the keynote speaker at our Annual Review is seen pictured with Siobonne Brewster, Grants & Project Manager, DMWS; Bob Kemp, Chairman, Veterans Housing Scotland; Stephen Elliot, Deputy Chief Executive, Veterans Housing Scotland; Yvonne Pugh; Craig Pugh, VHS tenant; and front Ryan MacDonald, Operations…

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Keeping Your House Warm This Winter

15 November 2023

It's important to keep your home warm to avoid health problems. Why can cold weather be bad for your health?
The cold thickens blood and increases blood pressure, and breathing in cold air can increase the risk of chest infections.

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Keeping Your Home Free From Damp and Mould

15 November 2023

KEEPING YOUR HOME FREE FROM DAMP & MOULD

DampWhat is damp?Dampness in your home can be caused by a number of things. Plumbing leaks from water and waste pipes, from broken seals around the bath or shower tray or leaking appliances.

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25 Mores Homes for Veterans by 2025

4 December 2022

CIRCUMSTANCES CHANGE, VETERANS HOUSING NEEDS DON’T

25 More Homes for Veterans in Scotland by 2025

Veterans Housing Scotland, the leading provider of homes for disabled veterans in Scotland, has today launched a campaign to secure 25 more homes for veterans in Scotland by 2025.

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Our Winter Tips

19 November 2022

Our Winter Tips

When temperatures drop most of us will be spending a lot of time indoors, and in these winter months it’s important to make sure that your home is safe and warm.

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MR BELL RAF 2 v2

I have been a member of the Veterans Housing Scotland family since 1996, I love my home, I love where it is and I am grateful for the opportunity the charity has given me and my family.

Alex Bell – Veteran, Royal Air Force