Training

Shelter runs a variety of training courses to help busy practitioners and anyone else interested in housing issues get to grips with change in policy and practice.

Shelter Scotland has been providing face-to-face training in housing issues to local authorities, Citizens Advice, housing associations, and other agencies for many years. We offer high-quality, informative, up-to-date courses on housing-related issues, suitable for anyone wishing to update their knowledge. We also offer E learning.

  • Home

    Shelter believes everyone should have a home. More than one million people a year come to us for advice and support via our website, helplines and national network of services. We also tackle the root causes o

  • Get advice

    Free housing and homelessness advice. Get information about housing benefit, council housing, tenants' rights, mortgage arrears, repossession and eviction

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  • Our work

    About Shelter, the housing and homelessness charity; striving every day to ensure a safe, secure, affordable home for everyone.

  • For professionals

    Shelter offers advice, information and help you with legal and practical issues aimed at housing professionals. We provide training courses, a policy library, good practice guides and Shelter Legal - our onlin

  • Donate

    Shelter helps people living in bad housing or facing homelessness. Charity donations mean we can provide advice and support so they don’t end up homeless.

  • Home

    Shelter Scotland believes everyone should have a home. We provide advice and support via our website, helplines and national network of services. We also tackle the root causes of bad housing by campaigning fo

  • Get advice

    Free housing and homelessness advice and information, including housing benefits, council housing, tenants' rights, mortgage arrears, repossession, eviction and neighbour problems.

  • Get involved

    Find out what you can do to help Shelter - campaign, volunteer or raise money.

  • Housing policy

    Latest policy and statistics for housing in Scotland, including homelessness aplications and how mnay people are living in temporary accommodation.

  • News

    Shelter Scotland news and hot topics

  • Empty Homes

    Helping councils and their partners work to bring private sector empty homes back into use.

  • About us

    Shelter Scotland is a charity that works to alleviate the distress caused by homelessness and bad housing. We do this by giving advice, information and advocacy to people in housing need, and by campaigning

  • For professionals

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  • Donate

    It only takes a minute or two to donate to Shelter, but your gift could help improve the prospects of a homeless or badly housed person for life. Thank you for your support.

  • SHAS Home

  • About SHAS

    The Scottish Housing Advisory Service (SHAS) is a partnership service between Shelter and Citizens Advice Scotland that aims to improve the capacity of housing advice providers to provide quality housing advic

  • SHAS advice line

    Useful information on how to get the best from using the Advice Line, including: how to access the Line; what information you will be required to collect and give; what type of queries are appropriate and how

  • Resources

    This section contains case studies, checklists and other useful resources which can help you deal with common problems surrounding eviction, homelessness and repossession.

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