Link Housing’s Advice Service receives Scottish Government accreditation

Link Housing, part of the Link group of social enterprises, was accredited to provide advice relating to welfare benefits and money and debt by the Scottish National Standards for Information and Advice Providers (SNSIAP) earlier this month.

Owned by the Scottish Government, SNSIAP are designed to encourage not-for-profit agencies to adopt a culture of continuous improvement for their advice work.

Link’s Director of Housing Services, June Green said: “We are delighted to have received this accreditation, which demonstrates our service is well managed and provides good quality advice.

“It is a testament to the hard work and dedication to quality continuously displayed by the Advice Service team.

“It is vital we are equipped to provide our tenants with accurate advice and guidance in relation to welfare reform and the ongoing benefits changes, and this accreditation signals we are well on our way to achieving this.”