Jonathan’s flat looks like any other at one of our local developments. But inside it’s a different story, as Jonathan has a pretty unusual hobby… Jonathan has been with My Space for around nine months now, and feels really settled in his top-floor apartment. Previous accommodation had contributed to his mental health issues, so it…Read More
Staff and their families got together during the recent wintry weather for the first in a series of My Space walks. The group enjoyed a snowy trek around picturesque Langdale in the Lake District. More walks – and runs! – are planned for the future, giving staff chance to enjoy each other’s company away from…Read More
We were absolutely delighted to have the recent opportunity to help our friends at Tranmere Rovers, sponsoring brand new kit for their adult Ability Counts team. This means that the team – who have a varying range of disabilities – have the same training kit as each other, and all now really feel part of…Read More
We’re delighted to have been shortlisted for this year’s Inside Housing Development Awards, for our partnership working on one of our developments in Westhoughton. The awards ceremony is this week and we’re keeping everything crossed that we’re successful!
Our Strategic Director Pete is taking part in this year’s facial-hair fundraising fest! One of the aims of Movember is to raise funds and awareness to tackle male mental health. At My Space we work with people with a wide range of issues, so it’s a cause we really care about. Click here to find…Read More
This week we joined in with Mencap’s Big Tea Party, raising funds to help change the lives of people with learning disabilities. We work on a daily basis with tenants with a range of disabilities, so it’s a cause close to our hearts. We raised a fantastic £85, so thanks to all who bought, baked…Read More
Our CEO Andy and Strategic Director Pete joined an excited bunch of vampires, zombies, ghosts and ghouls (and their mums and dads) at Everton in the Community’s People’s Hub in Liverpool on Tuesday evening. The kids had a frighteningly good time as they played games, had a kickabout and enjoyed some spooky treats!
Three lucky residents from My Space were invited to meet the Mayor of Bury, Councillor Jane Black, this week. Staff and residents from two of our developments in the town were escorted to the Town Hall by their local Councillor, Trevor Holt, who was happy to show them around and introduce them to the Mayor.…Read More
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
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