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WHiA launches new winter scheme

Funding for essential jobs around the home for the older generation   Your health can be affected by your home environment, if it’s cold this can adversely affect health and increase the chances of stroke, heart attack, falls, memory problems.   If you are a resident of Warrington and are over 60 then this scheme […]

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Keeping you in the know on changes to the benefits system

Our Money Advice Officer – Steven – has been keeping his expert eye on the changes to the benefits system, which have just begun or will be coming into place over the next couple of months. Here he has created a summary of these changes to keep you informed. From 28 November 2018 The two […]

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Teamwork bringing life changing results for a Warrington resident

Teamwork between Warrington Housing Improvement Agency (WHIA) and Warrington Council has ‘changed the life’ of a mum and her daughter thanks to adaptations in their home. Sadly, the adaptions became necessary to their Birchwood home after the daughter lost her mobility following an accident three years ago – now her mum says they both ‘have […]

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New role created to lead new Customer Services team

WHA is delighted to welcome a new team member to our newly formed customer services department. Aniko Hegyiova has been with the team for a few months now in the newly created role of Senior Customer Services Advisor. The role was set up to lead the new Customer Services team that has seen eight members […]

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Historic coach house rolls into the 21st century after WHA conversion

The team at WHA are delighted to have had the privilege of converting an unused Coach House, which dates back to the 1880s, into a stunning two-bedroom property earlier this year. The new tenants – mum Tracey Thompson and her daughter Holly – are absolutely delighted to have been offered the property – especially as the area holds a […]

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White Ribbon

On Monday 26th November, from 10am – 2pm, Warrington Women’s Aid with be at the Gateway, 89 Sankey Street, Warrington raising awareness and taking part in the UN’s “International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women.” And the White Ribbon Campaign  We will have information about the campaigns and services available in Warrington for victims […]

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Winter is coming…

Now the temperature is starting to drop – we will be spending a lot more time indoors, so in these winter months it’s important to make sure that your home is safe and warm. Here WHA’s Jeff gives his top tips for the chilly season: Be prepared – keep up to date with the local weather […]

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War memorial preserved for future generations

WHA is delighted a local war memorial has been preserved for future generations after Warrington Armed Forces Community Support Hub worked to relocate it to the grounds of Heathside Care Home in Penketh. The memorial was located in the grounds of the Penketh and Great Sankey Royal British Legion Club, a site that is being […]

Proud to be part of the Gateway team

Here at WHiA we are proud to be a part of the Gateway, a team of organisations that puts the people of Warrington at the heart of our work. We have put together a social impact report for the first time to show how our work collectively helps you, your family and friends in the […]

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Autumn budget: Warrington’s winners and losers

The Government released their budget plans on October 29 with changes being made to a range of money matters that will affect our residents: from pensions and benefits to the minimum wage. But what do the changes really mean – and it is good news or bad news for you? Workers Workers will benefit from […]

Testimonials

“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’s Whia service is great, as it helps people stay in their own home, and this is really complimented by the fact that you are then introduced to their other services like the LifeTime centre – which shows they really care for the community they work in.”

Barry and Lynn

“Our home is in a quiet neighbourhood with lovely neighbours – which makes such a difference. But equally, Warrington Housing Association has always been really helpful”

Patrick and Heather, WHA residents

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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