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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 […]

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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 […]

Testimonials

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

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

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