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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 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 borough. […]

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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 […]

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The Baltic Ballet by the late Harry Lonney

HARRY LONNEY – IN MEMORIAM The late Harry Lonney sadly passed away in 2014. He was the Chair of the residents group at Epsom Gardens, one of our Leasehold Schemes for elderly persons. Harry was a lovely, pleasant and modest man with whom I became friendly. He was a co-pilot and Flight Engineer for the […]

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Team WHA take on the Warrington 10k to raise funds for Warrington Foodbank

A trio of WHA staff put their best foot forward to run in the Warrington 10K for our charity of the year, Warrington Foodbank. Chief Executive David Cummins, Finance Assistant Angela Butterworth and Money Advice Officer Steven Higham all took part, raising a total of £208 – and all finishing within 1hr 9 minutes. Angela said: “The atmosphere […]

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How to enjoy Christmas without breaking the bank

T’is the season to….. break the bank? Doesn’t sound very fun, does it? But with money saving tips from our Money Advice Officer, Steven Higham, those big Christmas purchases needn’t leave you with the kind of financial hangover that lingers into the new year…. Presents  To save money on Santa’s list for the kids, the […]

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Apply for Warm Home Discount Today

Our Money Advice Team is raising awareness of the Warm Home Discount scheme – which is now open for applications. The Scheme allows £140 credit onto your electricity account if your supplier is participating in the scheme and you meet their criteria. If you receive Guarantee Pension Credit, you don’t need to do anything, and […]

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Mr G’s Story

Mr G contacted WHiA regarding a number of issues with his property. His combi boiler and gas fire which hadn’t been used in several years and he was unsure if it worked or if it was safe. There was an issue with his front door being difficult to open and close and the rear door […]

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Mr & Mrs A’ Story

Mrs A rang WHiA after being given the telephone number by Age Concern. She had rung them for assistance to fill out an Attendance Allowance Form for her husband who is 15 years older than her and suffers from Dementia and additional health issues. Mrs A said that they were struggling financially and I advised […]

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Read About The impact of Our Social Value Over the Last 40 Years

Warrington is a great place to live and Warrington Housing Association is a truly local, independent organisation with a long history of working in Warrington, providing local solutions to local issues. At our heart is providing high quality, affordable homes for people. We are also committed to helping our communities to thrive through homes that […]

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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