Scottish Veterans Residences News - 2019

In this section, we keep you up to date with what is happening at SVR and any news that might be relevant to you. If you've got some news that you think might be of interest, let us know!

Fabulous Fundraisers

15 Nov 2019

Some wonderful people have been raising money to support our Veterans this month. Ross McDowell raised a magnificent £290 running the Edinburgh 10K at the start… more

Work underway on the Dining Room at Whitefoord House

27 Sep 2019

The transformation of the Dining Room at Whitefoord House into a fantastic new flexible dining and social space is underway.  Huge thanks are due to… more

Alan is Positive about Positive Futures Programme

26 Aug 2019

Whitefoord House resident Alan delivered a fascinating presentation on the Venture Trust 'Positive Futures' programme that he has been participating in. Positive Futures is specifically… more

Bellrock Close Veterans Volunteer in Africa

19 Jul 2019

Two veterans from our Bellrock Close residence in Glasgow have been helping out at a school in Lesotho, thanks to  support from Walking With The… more

Volunteers from Sainsbury's Meadowbank Help Out at Whitefoord

07 Jul 2019

Volunteers from Sainsbury’s Meadowbank have been volunteering with Scottish Veterans Residences in Edinburgh. This initiative is part of the supermarket’s 150th birthday celebrations which includes… more

SVR merges with Operational Arm

SVR merges with Operational Arm

05 Jul 2019

Scottish Veterans’ Residences (SVR) has merged with its operational arm, Scottish Veterans’ Housing Association (SVHA), to become a single charitable entity (Charity number SC012739). The… more

SVR Annual Report 2018

SVR Annual Report 2018

04 Jul 2019

If you would like to read more about our activties, our most recent Annual Report has just been published and can be read at this… more

Wheelchair Adapted Flat Available in Glasgow

19 Jun 2019

We have a one bedroom flat in Glasgow available for rent by a veteran. It is fully adapted for wheelchair users and comes with flooring… more

SVR Celebrates Living Wage Accreditation with Scottish Veterans Minister and MP

22 May 2019

Graeme Dey MSP, Scotland’s Veterans Minister and the local Member of Parliament David Linden MP were welcomed to our Bellrock Close Residence as we celebrated… more

Canongate One Bedroom Flat Available to Rent

14 May 2019

We have a lovely one bedroom flat available to rent by a veteran, in the popular Canongate area. The two person property comprises a double… more

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