The long summer holidays are here – and if you’re wondering how to keep the kids entertained without stretching the purse strings, check out our Money Advice Officer Steven Higham’s round-up of free family days out in and around Warrington: Enjoy free activities for parents and children at SummerFest Warrington Council’s Neighbourhood’s team are running […]
Loneliness is on the rise and feeling lonely has a negative effect on a person’s health and well-being, particularly because it removes the safety net of social support. The antidote is simple: friendship. It helps protect the brain and body from stress, anxiety and depression. Here our Liz Corbett, customer service advisor for WHA, talks about how […]
The sun was out at Walton Hall Gardens for Disability Awareness Day and our WHiA team was there to talk about how we can help people with a disability to live well in their homes with suitable adaptions and repairs. Joining the WHiA team was our LifeTime team, who help people in the borough to […]
Universal Credit has been around for a while now and some specific problems have started to be reported. These areas can have a damaging effect on claimants, but most can be challenged or avoided altogether. Work search expectations are being set too high There are certain situations where the work search requirements are automatically relaxed, […]
We Care We’re proud to be part of PlaceShapers 2018 We Care campaign. We Care shows the extensive ways in which PlaceShaper members care for their communities. It uncovers the true scale of our work, the breadth of caring services we provide and the impact we’re having on people’s lives, every day. The campaign launches […]
We are proud to be part of the PlaceShapers ‘We Care’ campaign, the third of four ‘We’ campaigns. ‘We Care’ focuses on all the things we do to care for people and our communities and the wide range of work we do beyond just building homes. Watch the video below to see some of the […]
The annual Northern Housing Awards showcases the compelling and inspirational success stories of tenants, landlords and contractors working together across the North of England, celebrating and rewarding the people, ideas and organisations that shape the work of tomorrow.