Meeting our Tenants

We recently held two really enjoyable Tenant Forums – one in Preston and the other in Kendal for our Cumbrian tenants. It was great to see so many new and familiar faces, especially on one of the hottest days of the year! In Preston, tenants were treated to homemade cake and flapjack while they listened…Read More

Charity challenge

It’s been two weeks since our team of charity fell-walkers took on the challenge of the Yorkshire Three Peaks and won! We have now raised an amazing £2000, through on and offline sponsorship, the proceeds of a charity raffle and other donations. This money will be split equally between foodbank charity The Trussell Trust and…Read More

Under One Roof

Our Head of Operations, Gill Cook, recently spent a couple of days at Homeless Link’s Under One Roof conference. Homeless Link represents organisations on the frontline of homelessness and supported housing in England, campaigning on their behalf and working to help improve the support they offer. Gill sits on Homeless Link’s national advisory council and…Read More

Three Peaks Challenge

It’s just one week to go until a brave team of fundraising walkers from My Space are taking on the challenge of the Yorkshire 3 Peaks. The team of around 20 are aiming to raise at least £2000, with the money split between foodbank charity The Trussell Trust and one of our colleague’s wife, who…Read More

Tenants get together

Around 30 tenants and staff got together at Halliwell UCAN centre on Tuesday for our latest Tenants’ Forum. The event kicked off with a talk from Shaheena Sameja, manager of the UCAN centre, who told residents that they should treat the UCAN centre as a place to go with any problem or just to visit and…Read More

Shortlist success!

My Space are extremely pleased to have been shortlisted for this year’s Northern Housing Awards, with one of our developments in Bolton being listed in the Supported/Sheltered Category. The development includes seven fully furnished one-bedroom flats which encourage independent living for adults with learning disabilities. Residents are referred by our partners at Bolton Council. It…Read More

Lots of Socks!

Staff at our head office were happy to come into work in mismatched socks today, to show their support for World Down Syndrome Day 2018. This international day of support aims to: show that people with Down Syndrome can and do make meaningful contributions throughout their lives, whether in schools, workplaces, living in the community, public and…Read More

Another great result!

  We are so pleased that not only were we placed 37th on the Sunday Times Best 100 Not for Profit Organisations to Work For list, we are also 13th on the top 25 Housing Associations to work for. Another amazing result for our amazing team!