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APRIL MARKS STRESS AWARENESS MONTH

Stress Awareness Month has been held every April, since 1992 to increase public awareness about both the causes and cures for our modern stress epidemic. Despite this running for 29 years there is still a long way to go. According to the mental health foundation 74% of UK adults have felt so stressed at some […]

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Tackling False Information About the Covid Vaccine

When false information is shared, it can take on a life of its own and have serious consequences. Recently there has been a lot of false information about the COVID-19 vaccine. Check out the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport’s community-led social media toolkit for short and shareable posts, with simple tips that will […]

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Entertaining the kids at Easter, without blowing the budget

Not long now until the Easter holidays are with us. We may still have some restrictions in place, but it doesn’t mean we can’t have fun with the family. Whether you fancy enjoying some Easter traditions together at home (and eating chocolate of course) or need ideas to make the Easter holidays a success and […]

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Competition Time

Do you want to be in for a chance to win a £50 shopping voucher to spend when shops reopen? What do you need to do to enter? On Tuesday 23rd March 2021 it is National Reflection Day, we want to hear your funny, uplifting stories or how WHA have helped you in the past […]

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WHY YOUR RENT IS INCREASING

From April 2021 your rent will be increasing by 1.5% for our customers. The additional income is required to re-invest in our existing homes, and to provide much needed affordable housing which will go a long way to address a national shortage in affordable homes. It also ensures that we are investing in keeping our […]

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Text support service launches for boroughs parents, carers and teens

Bridgewater Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust is beginning the roll out of a new secure text messaging service for parents and carers of children and young people aged 0-19 years old, enabling them to get timely and trusted health advice from a health professional (a Health Visitor or School Nurse). As our lives have changed […]

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New maintenance officer settles into his role at WHA

Warrington Housing Association has appointed a new maintenance officer, Bill Wainwright, who has himself been a resident of Warrington for some 20 years. Here he talks to us about his new role and gave us a brief insight into his past career and time outside of the office.  So, Bill, what did you do before […]

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Introduction to one of our valued apprentices

We would like to welcome apprentice – Matthew Carter – to the team, who has not had an easy start of it – beginning his career with WHA just before the pandemic began. This, however, has not squashed his enthusiasm for his new role. Matthew is our new housing coordinator apprentice, graduating with a History degree […]

Testimonials

“Thank you so much for your help in getting me set up in my new home” 

Anonymous – WHA Resident

“We’re really grateful for the excellent service we received from Warrington Housing Association’s Money Adviser and the extra money has made a big difference, helping us hire a gardener and be able to go to LifeTime more often where we enjoy singing in the choir”

Mr & Mrs Holland – WHiA Customers

“I’m so grateful to Warrington Housing Association for reaching out to me to make sure I’m claiming my full benefit entitlements”

Ms Heseltine – WHA Resident

“We couldn’t have navigated the benefits system without the fantastic help we received from Warrington Housing Association’s Money Adviser”

Andrew & Eileen – WHA Residents

“I felt like a big weight had been lifted off my shoulders and that I had somebody on my side”

Barbara, WHA resident

Warrington Housing Association 

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Tel: 01925 246810
Fax: 01925 246814
Email: admin@wha.org.uk

Warrington Housing Association, the Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington, WA1 1SR

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