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Mum says housing association helped save her and her family’s life

Now in its eighth year, #HousingDay celebrates ‘the importance of home’, the key role a decent, safe and genuinely affordable home plays in people’s lives.    Not many understand the real meaning of a true home more than Warrington Housing Association tenant Margaret who has lived through the trauma of childhood abuse, foster care and bereavement, […]

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Further Coronavirus Update for Warrington Residents

Further restrictions for Warrington residents have been introduced by the Government following recent increases in cases throughout the North West of England. Please read Warrington Borough Councils update on restrictions here:  https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-restrictions-warrington  The Additional Warrington Measures: From midnight on Friday 2 October, new regulations around social contact in Warrington  You must not (unless they’re in […]

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Important Coronavirus Update for Warrington Residents

New restrictions have been introduced in Warrington in response to a sharp increase in the number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in the borough. Please check out the Warrington Borough Council new restrictions FAQ   https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-restrictions-warrington The Restrictions From Tuesday 22 September 2020, the new regulations in Warrington mean: ·         No mixing of separate households in one house […]

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Warrington residents urged not to visit other households

Warrington Borough Council have released an appeal urging Warrington residents not to visit other households following the increase in Covid-19 cases throughout the Borough. The Councils appeal said ‘Please don’t visit other households unless you need to. With case numbers rising rapidly, and steeply, over the last few weeks, we all need to play our […]

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Approval for 30 new affordable homes

  Warrington Housing Association has gained approval for 30 new affordable homes.  Niki Stockton, Warrington Housing Association’s Director of Operations, said: “We are delighted that we have secured planning permission at appeal to build 30 new one and two bedroom apartments for people over 55 in Penketh, Warrington.”  The scheme is located in Greystone Road, […]

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Gas Safe Funding available for Warrington residents

Do you live in Warrington and have gas work that needs doing?  There is funding available of up to £200 per Warrington household to get gas-related jobs completed.  In Gas Safety Week, Warrington Home Improvement Agency (WHiA) is encouraging local residents with a long-term health condition or in receipt of income related benefits to get […]

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LifeTime begins to reopen

  Warrington Housing Association is pleased to announce that our LifeTime centre will be reopening from Monday 7th September. There will be a new programme of activities alongside the current online programme.  Andrea Rees, LifeTime Officer said ‘Our plans have focused on the safety of members, volunteers and colleagues. You will see we have been […]

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Key workers set to get priority at new £1.2m property development

Warrington Housing Association is delighted to take handover of 11 new affordable homes that are being offered to key workers at affordable rent. It is the first time in ten years the we have  added newly built homes to our portfolio and the properties are now available. The development, which will be known as Wimborne […]

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CMA issues guidance to childcare providers

The Competition & Markets Authority has issued an open letter and detailed guidance to childcare providers regarding unfair practices during the coronavirus pandemic.  The guidance highlights a number of areas where some childcare providers have not acted in accordance with consumer rights legislation and urges the sector to review the agreements they have with their […]

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Universal Credit driving financial insecurity, report claims

A recently published report has exposed the financial insecurity being driven by the Universal Credit system.  Falling Behind: The impact of Universal Credit on rent arrears for council tenants in London illustrates serious flaws in the system which lead to rising levels of debt amongst claimants coupled with an inability pay these debts down in […]

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

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