About Us

Homes For Life Housing Partnership was founded in 1998 to provide affordable homes throughout East Lothian, funded under the New Housing Partnership Initiative. We are a Registered Limited Company, a Registered Charity, and a Registered Social Landlord.

We have a team of 7 staff, based at the Company's office in Haddington, working under the direction of a Board of Directors who are elected or appointed by our membership, which includes both East Lothian Council and East Lothian Housing Association as founder members.

We are a small organisation, with around 300 properties, most of which are rented with a small proportion being low cost home ownership.

Our Properties

We have around 300 units varying from 1 bedroom to 3 bedroom properties, with one 4 bedroom property. They are in towns and villages in East Lothian: Aberlady, Athlestanford, Cockenzie, Dunbar, East Linton, Elphinstone, Garvald, Gifford, Gladsmuir, Gullane, Haddington, Innerwick, Longniddry, Macmerry, North Berwick, Ormiston, Stenton, West Barns and Whittengehame.

To view a variety of our properties click Gallery

To view our general needs letting stock by area and apartment size click here

To find out what rented properties are currently available, click here

Staff Members

The Company currently has 8 members of staff consisting of :

Wendy McCracken (Interim Manager)

David Illius (Senior Maintenance Officer)
Graeme Darling (Maintenance Officer)
Caroline Murray (Maintenance Admin Assistant)
Anne Esler (Maintenance Admin Assistant - Temp)

Donna Dougal (Senior Housing Officer - Acting)
Zoe Stevenson (Community Housing Officer)
Jennifer Nisbet (Housing Admin Assistant)

Lynn Moodie (Corporate Services/Finance Assistant)

Office Opening Hours

Our office is closed to the public from 18th March 2020 until further notice due to the ongoing Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak.

Our main office at 57 Market Street, Haddington is normally open the following hours:
Monday - Thursday 9.00am - 5.00pm
Friday 9.00am-4.00pm

To note the office will be closed for lunch from 12:30pm - 1:30pm daily

Useful telephone numbers

Repairs - please see phone numbers HERE

Lothian Gas: 0131 440 4666
Noise or Anti-social Behaviour Complaints - see phone numbers HERE
A more extensive list of useful contacts and phone numbers can be found HERE

On occasions the office may also close for training purposes.