News

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

We’re on the move!

Our organisation has grown hugely over the last two years – we now have over 50 developments and 460 high-quality community properties providing almost 750 tenants with safe and secure housing. To ensure we continue to provide the best service possible to our tenants, our team has grown accordingly and this means we are on…Read More

Welcome to Gill

We are delighted to have been joined this week by Gill Cook, who is coming on board as our new Head of Operations. Gill is an experienced housing professional, with over 20 years in supported housing, developing services for people with alcohol and substance misuse issues, as well as care leavers, vulnerable women and those…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