Monthly Archives: May 2018

GDPR – 25th May

The General Data Protection Regulation, known commonly as GDPR, comes into effect as of 25th May 2018. The aim of this legislation is

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Irene waves goodbye to SBHA

Scottish Borders Housing Association said goodbye to one of its longest-serving Neighbourhood Housing Officers last week, with the retirement of Irene Sparkes.

Sixty-three- year-old Irene has worked with the Association in a variety of

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Get change working for you in Peebles

Want to find out how you can live greener and save money in your home? Changeworks have a number of events coming up at their hub in Peebles, starting tomorrow!

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Your Universal Credit checklist

From the 13th June, new benefit claimants in the Scottish Borders will be asked to apply for Universal Credit. This is a one-off payment designed to replace a number of other benefits.

For now, only new claimants are affected –

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Apprentices rising to the challenge

Well done again to everyone who took part in the SFHA’s Apprentice Challenge 2018.

Here’s a short video from the day.

Can you spot any familiar faces?





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