Shelter Scotland

Shelter is the UK’s leading housing and homelessness charity. It campaigns on housing issues and provides free advice and guidance on housing emergencies, rights and other housing-related matters. Find out more on Shelter Scotland’s website or call its free housing helpline on 0808 800 4444.

Housing Associations

A number of housing associations operate in the South Scotland region, including:

East Lothian Housing Association


Hanover Scotland


Melville Housing

Eildon Housing Association

Scottish Borders Housing Association

Wheatley Homes East

Wheatley Homes South

Atrium Homes

Horizon Housing

Riverside Scotland

Cunninghame Housing Association

Loreburn Housing Association

Housing Options Scotland

Housing Options Scotland is a charity that helps disabled people, older adults and members of the Armed Forces community to find the right home in the right place. Find out more about its work and the support it offer on its website.

Go to the general information and advice section for more general housing advice.