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  • Thu, 16/05/2024

Our Helping Hands fund supports local dance group, Runcorn Comets

The group recently received £2000 from us, after a successful Helping Hands application. This funding will go towards hall hire for practice sessions, coach hire for competitions, and new uniforms for their talented dancers.

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  • Thu, 16/05/2024

Upton Community Pantry continues to help residents with partners' support

The Upton Community Pantry remains a steady source of support for locals, providing much-needed essentials with the backing of Halton Borough Council, and the support of partners.

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  • Tue, 14/05/2024

Colleague walk raises £2300 for local charity Halton Cancer Support Group

Following our colleague 10k walk to raise funds for Halton Cancer Support Group, today we presented them the cheque.

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  • Mon, 13/05/2024

Funding to support training and employment available for customers – Apply now!

The Northern Housing Consortium's 'Unlocking Success' bursary scheme is open again for applications from customers.  

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  • Mon, 13/05/2024

Spruce Up Your Streets: Community Collaboration on Russel Road, Runcorn

At our latest Spruce Up Your Streets initiative, we focused our efforts on Russel Road in Runcorn!

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  • Fri, 10/05/2024

Bench donation to All Saints C.E Primary School playground

We recently made a significant contribution to enhancing the outdoor space at All Saints C.E Primary School by providing two benches for their playground.

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  • Fri, 03/05/2024

'Spruce Up Your Streets' hits Eversley

Our team of 'sprucers' have spent the morning at The Eversley in Widnes, as the final event in the Destination Upton programme

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  • Tue, 30/04/2024

Halton Housing gifts £500 to Halton SKIES

The voucher will be used to provide school unforms for children in need in Upton, as part of our Destination Upton programme.

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  • Fri, 19/04/2024

Three little letters, but a very big day!

Earlier this week we went live with a new CRM system, which aims to transform our customers’ journey and experience with us

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  • Fri, 19/04/2024

Halton Housing donates £2800 for Widnes and Runcorn foodbanks

In March, we proudly made a generous donation of £2,800 split equally between Widnes and Runcorn foodbanks.

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  • Fri, 19/04/2024

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Bechers, Widnes

Our Bechers Spruce Up Your Streets event was a success! This event was the last to be part of Destination Upton.

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  • Thu, 18/04/2024

New estate walkabout calendar launched

We have published our estate walkabout dates and locations for the remainder of the year. 

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  • Tue, 16/04/2024

'MyHaltonHome' upgrade - important information for customers

We are upgrading our customer portal 'MyHaltonHome'.  Here's some important information for registered customers during the upgrade.

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  • Mon, 15/04/2024

Colleagues walk 10k to raise funds for Halton Cancer Support

From complete beginners, to more avid walkers, the group was led by Halton Housing's 'Wellbeing Champions' who came up with the idea to get colleagues moving and raise money for the charity at the same time.

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  • Fri, 12/04/2024

Free Football Sessions

Working in partnership as part of Halton Housing’s Destination Upton programme, Halton Borough Council’s Sports Development Team will be delivering a series of football sessions that will run for 16 weeks from 4th January to 18th April.

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  • Wed, 10/04/2024

Destination Old Town Launch Survey: Chance to Win Shopping Vouchers!

As part of our next Destination Programme, we are inviting customers and local residents to participate in a survey aimed at gathering valuable insight into the local area.

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  • Tue, 09/04/2024

Halton Housing colleagues shortlisted in Halton Business Awards

Halton Housing colleagues are delighted after making the shortlist in the forthcoming 2024 Halton Business Awards.

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  • Thu, 04/04/2024

Upton Easter Family Fun Day Success

Upton Community Centre was buzzing with excitement as families gathered for an afternoon filled with fun!

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  • Thu, 28/03/2024

Easter Bank Holiday Hours 2024

We will close for the Easter Bank Holiday from from 5.00pm on Thursday 28th March until 9.00am on Tuesday 2nd April.

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  • Thu, 28/03/2024

'Spruce Up Your Streets' Dovedale Court, Widnes

New raised beds were installed and a litter pick around Dovedale Court, Bechers shops and the playing fields was carried out.

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  • Tue, 26/03/2024

Arden outdoor space transformed into thriving community garden

What started as a patch of land is now flourishing.

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  • Tue, 19/03/2024

Halton Housing donates £500 worth of items to The Hygiene Bank Halton

Our donation of items worth £500 will help maintain stock levels at the Halton base of the initiative. 

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  • Fri, 15/03/2024

Stunning new homes on former dairy site in Runcorn now complete

We have transformed a former vacant dairy site in Runcorn into 33 new, affordable rent flats.

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  • Fri, 15/03/2024

Showing our support for a #PlanforHousing

Proudly supporting the #PlanforHousing campaign

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  • Thu, 07/03/2024

International Women's Day 2024

We're supporting International Women's Day 2024.

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  • Tue, 27/02/2024

FREE 4-week beginners cookery course in Upton – register now!

The course will take place from 15th April – 13th May between 2:30pm – 4:30pm at Upton Community Centre.

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  • Thu, 22/02/2024

Make Things Right: Social housing complaints campaign

We're supporting the UK government's ‘Make Things Right’ campaign, to raise greater awareness amongst social housing residents of how they can make a complaint.

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  • Tue, 20/02/2024

The first trees of 2024 planted in Halton Housing neighbourhoods for the Big Halton Forest initiative

We have ambitious plans to plant 2500 trees across our neighbourhoods in 2024.

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  • Wed, 14/02/2024

Cheshire Fire and Rescue Service holds high-rise training exercise at Churchill Mansions

The training day involved a simulation of a fire, with the trainees blindfolded to simulate a smoke-filled environment.

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  • Tue, 13/02/2024

Funding helps local residents tap into their creative side.

Through our Destination Upton project, we recently funded a free 'Photography Basics' and a free 'Photo Editing' course for local residents, run by Digital Arts Box and what a success it's been.

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  • Mon, 05/02/2024

National Apprenticeship Week 2024

We're excited to once again be part of National Apprenticeship Week, a whole week dedicated to celebrating apprenticeships.

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  • Mon, 05/02/2024

Households into Work Programme coming soon to Upton

Join us at our drop in sessions starting in Feb, to learn all about this fantastic programme of support if you need help getting back into work.

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  • Fri, 02/02/2024

Gas team celebrates 12 consecutive months of 100% gas safety compliance

Every year by law, as a registered landlord we must carry out an annual inspection of the gas appliances in all our homes.

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  • Fri, 26/01/2024

'Spruce Up Your Streets': Avon and Aire, Widnes

We couldn't have picked a better morning for our first Spruce Up Your Streets of 2024. This event was part of Destination Upton.

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  • Mon, 22/01/2024

Great Winter Get Together Event at Upton Community Centre

Over 30 residents attended for free, taking part in a quiz with tea/coffee and biscuits, and were able to access support. 

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  • Mon, 15/01/2024

RIP Ann Macfarlane

Halton Housing is saddened to learn of the passing of our former board member and Customer Forum chair, Ann Macfarlane.

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  • Wed, 03/01/2024

Destination Upton dedicated ‘Spruce Up Your Streets’ events

As part of our Destination Upton programme, we’re launching monthly dedicated ‘Spruce up your Streets’ events around the Upton area.

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  • Wed, 03/01/2024

Keep Warm, Keep Well campaign helps local residents this winter

Back for a third year, the Keep Warm, Keep Well campaign with local events and free winter warmth packs was as popular as ever.

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  • Tue, 02/01/2024

Bank holiday hours and services

We will be closed on bank holidays throughout 2024.

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  • Mon, 01/01/2024

Dogs: Important information for XL Bully owners

Customers who own an XL Bully dog must apply for a ‘Certificate of Exemption’ to legally keep their pet beyond 31st January 2024.

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  • Fri, 22/12/2023

Social Impact and Engagement 2023 Highlights

This highlights video shows you the important work that goes on throughout the year with help from colleagues, customers and partners.

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  • Thu, 21/12/2023

It's a wrap for our Christmas hamper project

Thanks to generous donations from partners, colleagues and customers, over 100 local families will receive a little extra help Christmas.

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  • Wed, 20/12/2023

2023 Year in Review

Take a look at our highlights of the past year and some of the standout achievements at Halton Housing.

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  • Mon, 11/12/2023

Free Cookery Sessions – book now! 

Join us for our free cookery sessions taking place in our independent living scheme bistros! We're thrilled to invite our customers and residents to these engaging sessions starting this January. 

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  • Thu, 07/12/2023

Four more parking buddies for Widnes

The signs will be relocated to areas in Halton Housing's neighbourhoods that experience parking difficulties and traffic congestion outside schools.

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  • Fri, 01/12/2023

Christmas and New Year Hours and Services

Find out our Christmas and New Year arrangements including what to do in an emergency. 

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  • Thu, 30/11/2023

It's Diamond for Dee and Derek!

Congratulations to Dee and Derek on their remarkable Diamond wedding anniversary! From all of us at Halton Housing, warmest congratulations to Dee and Derek on this incredible milestone!

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  • Fri, 24/11/2023

Over 130 young people attend half-term activity programme

During the October half-term break, more than 130 local children benefitted from activities run by the youth charity Vibe as part of our Destination Upton programme.

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  • Wed, 22/11/2023

Reach magazine - autumn 2023 out now!

This issue is packed with news and features which gives a flavour of the great things happening across Halton Housing.

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  • Tue, 21/11/2023

New Community Pantry in Upton

A new community pantry is now available at Upton Community Centre as part of our Destination Upton programme.

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  • Tue, 21/11/2023

Annual Report 2022-23

Our Annual Report for 2022-23 is now live...

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  • Fri, 17/11/2023

New tenants and residents’ group to launch in Upton – Have a voice!

The new group aims to provide a regular meeting place for residents to meet with Upton Ward Councillors, Halton Housing colleagues, and the local Police Community Support Officer (PCSO). 

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  • Thu, 16/11/2023

A clean sweep for Upton

Watch out! Our Estate Services team are about - trialing an impressive piece of kit in Upton.

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  • Tue, 07/11/2023

Over 500 daffodil bulbs planted in Upton

The planting will paint a beautiful yellow picture, bringing colour and beauty to the area ready for Spring.

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  • Mon, 06/11/2023

Property Pool Plus is Changing – delay to new scheme launch

Changes due to take place to Property Pool Plus in November 2023 will now take place in January 2024. 

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  • Tue, 31/10/2023

Keep Warm, Keep Well returns for 2023

Come along to our free Keep Warm, Keep Well events this November for advice and information to help you to keep warm and healthy in your home during the winter months. 

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  • Mon, 30/10/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' at Arden Community Garden, Widnes

Our most recent Spruce Up Your Streets event focused on the Arden Community Garden, Widnes, and was part of Destination Upton

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  • Tue, 24/10/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Hale, Widnes

Another successful Spruce Up Your Streets event focusing on Hale, Widnes.

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  • Thu, 19/10/2023

Halebank Community Clean Up Day

Throughout the day, our colleagues, partners and volunteers got stuck into litter picking across Halebank.

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  • Thu, 19/10/2023

Welcome to our five new apprentices! 

We have a passion for apprenticeships. We believe apprenticeships are a great way for us to turn today’s talented people, into the experts we need tomorrow. 

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  • Fri, 13/10/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Fulbeck, Widnes

Our most recent Spruce Up Your Streets event focused on the flats in Fulbeck, Widnes and was part of Destination Upton.

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  • Tue, 10/10/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Brunner Road, Widnes

Our latest Spruce Up Your Streets event took place at the old allotment site on Brunner Road and our team of ‘Sprucers’ couldn’t wait to get stuck in.

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  • Thu, 28/09/2023

We have retained our G1/V2 status

The Regulator of Social Housing has published its latest round of judgements confirming that we have retained our G1/V2 status.

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  • Tue, 26/09/2023

Destination Upton launches with an actioned packed fun day

Over 100 people attended an action-packed fun day to mark the launch of Destination Upton.

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  • Thu, 21/09/2023

Free youth club in Upton this autumn half term

With our partners Vibe and Halton Borough Council will be hosting a free youth club this autumn half term.

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  • Fri, 15/09/2023

Summer activity events attracts over 750 children 

This summer, Halton Housing provided £1,000 with the funding being used to purchase sports equipment and uniforms.  

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  • Thu, 14/09/2023

RAAC Statement

A statement from Halton Housing to reassure customers who may be concerned about any potential presence of RAAC (Reinforced Autoclaved Aerated Concrete) in their homes.

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  • Thu, 14/09/2023

Hazlehurst open day

Interested in a Shared Ownership apartment at Hazlehurst over 55s development? Don't miss this open day on Saturday 7th October 10-3pm.

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  • Tue, 12/09/2023

School uniform support scheme helps over 200 children

Halton Housing with support from its partners has once again provided uniform support to school children from low-income families across Halton.  

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  • Fri, 08/09/2023

New home safety events for customers launched ahead of winter

Ahead of winter, we're inviting customers to come along to one of the dedicated home safety events. 

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  • Tue, 05/09/2023

We want your feedback - Destination Grange Closing Survey

We would like to hear your feedback on our Destination Grange programme.

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  • Wed, 30/08/2023

Our Garden Competition 2023 Winners!

The winners of our 2023 Garden Competition have been announced. 

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  • Fri, 18/08/2023

Halton Housing support local community garden with £1800

Following a successful Helping Hands application, we were delighted to award 'Wonky Garden' at Ditton Community Centre £1800 to support in extension works.

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  • Wed, 16/08/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Fairfield, Widnes

Nine Halton Housing staff spent some time 'Sprucing Up' the Fairfield area, making it a nicer place for our customers to live.

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  • Wed, 09/08/2023

Two new board appointments at Halton Housing

Both appointments bring a wealth of sector/non-sector experience to Halton Housing.

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  • Wed, 09/08/2023

Changes to Property Pool Plus allocations policy

The system for matching residents in the Liverpool City Region including Halton with available social or affordable housing that meets their needs is changing in January 2024.

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  • Tue, 01/08/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Russel Road, Runcorn

For this 'Spruce Up Your Streets' event, our Halton Housing colleagues were joined by Bell Group staff!

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  • Mon, 24/07/2023

Grange Community Garden Summer Family Fun Day

48 children along with family and friends came to enjoy all that the garden has to offer at our Summer Family Fun Day.

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  • Mon, 24/07/2023

FREE Grange Muddy Church activities

We're supporting St. Andrews Church, Runcorn, with three "Muddy Church" events at our Grange Community Garden through the school holidays.

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  • Thu, 20/07/2023

'Open Door by Halton Housing' - a renewed focus on Shared Ownership

Our Development and Sales directorate have recently adopted an updated brand, to better explain the relationship between the two entities, with a new focus on shared ownership.

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  • Thu, 20/07/2023

Five new roles in our Homes team announced

Could you have what it takes to join us in one of these great new hands on roles.

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  • Thu, 13/07/2023

Relatives of Thomas Hazlehurst visit independent living scheme named after him

During the recent visit, family members were invited to plant a tree in the grounds to commemorate their visit.

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  • Tue, 11/07/2023

New Director of Homes appointed

Jon will have responsibility for the strategic leadership of our responsive repairs service, strategic asset management, compliance, and safety.

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  • Wed, 28/06/2023

School uniform help - back for the second year

£6000 of funding available for Halton Housing customers who need financial help to kit out their families for school.

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  • Fri, 23/06/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' at Halebank Apartments, Widnes

After a morning of 'sprucing up', local residents can once again enjoy their outdoor space.

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  • Mon, 19/06/2023

Halton Business Awards 2023

Friday night saw the return of the Halton Business Awards, hosted by Halton Chamber of Commerce, in which we sponsored the 'Commitment to the Community' award.

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  • Mon, 12/06/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Norland Street, Widnes

Another excellent turnout for yet another successful Spruce Up Your Streets event!

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  • Mon, 05/06/2023

Successful 'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Stewards Avenue, Widnes

11 Halton Housing staff members alongside our partners, conducted a litter pick and knife sweep around the Stewards Avenue Area, Widnes.

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  • Tue, 30/05/2023

Final Grange Litter pick as part of Destination Grange

Over the past 5 months, Halton Housing in partnership with Litter Networks and local volunteers have attended 5 sessions in the Grange Area to litter pick and make the area cleaner and a nicer place to be.

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  • Tue, 23/05/2023

Major retrofit project in Grange now complete

The blocks have benefitted from a range of retrofit measures. 

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  • Mon, 22/05/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Grangeway/Laburnum Flats, Runcorn

The Spruce Up Your Streets’ team were back in force when they hit Grangeway on the 28th Apri! 

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  • Fri, 19/05/2023

Shining a spotlight on Mental Health

This important annual event in the calendar from the Mental Health Foundation aims to increase people's awareness and understanding of anxiety by providing information on the things that can help prevent it from becoming a problem. 

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  • Thu, 18/05/2023

Learning at Work Week 2023

Learning at Work Week is a yearly celebration of all things learning and development and aims to build learning cultures in workplaces.

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  • Tue, 09/05/2023

Benefit and Money Advice team shortlisted for top industry award

Over the last 12 months, the team have thought differently about how they reached out and provided support and guidance to help navigate the ‘Cost of Living Crisis’.

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  • Fri, 05/05/2023

Naughton Fields celebrates its 10th birthday with a refresh

To celebrate the scheme's 10th birthday, we have completed significant investment work to refresh the building. 

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  • Thu, 04/05/2023

Quarry Court residents plant tree in memory of Queen Elizabeth II

Residents of Quarry Court have planted a rose bush in memory of the late Queen Elizabeth II and residents that they have lost from the sheltered scheme over the years.

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  • Wed, 03/05/2023

Knockout news for Widnes boxing club

An amateur boxing club in Widnes is celebrating some knockout news thanks to a donation from Halton Housing.

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  • Wed, 03/05/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Quarry Court, Widnes

A communal garden spruce up of this much loved area, brightened up the space for customers to enjoy.

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  • Wed, 26/04/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Upton, Widnes

As part of our Spruce up Your Streets initiative, Emma Bennett, Neighbourhood Officer for Upton organised a morning of litter picking.  

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  • Wed, 26/04/2023

Apprentice shortlisted once again at Halton Business Awards

We’re hoping to make it two years in a row for winning the award.

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  • Wed, 26/04/2023

'Spruce Up Your Streets' in Ellesmere Street Area, Runcorn

Ellesmere Street in Runcorn old town gets the Spruce up treatment this time with skips provided to help our customers have a good old clear out.

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  • Thu, 20/04/2023

‘Spruce Up Your Streets’ event at Sycamore Flats in Grange, Runcorn

The spruced-up area was well received by customers and some even took the time to come along and provide a helping hand.

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  • Thu, 06/04/2023

It's Gold again for Halton Housing

We're delighted to have retained our 'We Invest in People: Gold' accreditation from Investors in People, following a recent assessment.

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  • Tue, 21/03/2023

Reach magazine - spring 2023 out now!

This issue is packed with news and features which gives a flavour of the great things happening across Halton Housing.

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  • Mon, 20/03/2023

Let’s talk this Debt Awareness Week

Debt. A simple word. But it can feel like a sentence. 

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  • Fri, 17/03/2023

'Spruce up Your Streets' initiative launched in Widnes

The initiative will see us work alongside members of the community and our friends at Halton Borough Council to litter pick, skip fill and general sprucing up of areas. 

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  • Thu, 16/03/2023

Supporting the Big Halton Forest

We're supporting Halton Borough Council's Big Halton Forest initiative to plant 130,000 trees by 2030. 

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  • Mon, 13/03/2023

Grange Community Garden Officially Opened at Easter-themed event

Despite the snowy conditions earlier in the day, the weather brightened up in the afternoon which saw over 90 people attend the Easter-themed event.

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  • Mon, 13/03/2023

1816 Bistro at Hazlehurst receives 5 stars for hygiene

Catering colleagues at the 1816 bistro at our independent living scheme, Hazlehurst are celebrating after receiving a five-star food hygiene rating.

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  • Sat, 11/03/2023

Parking ‘buddies’ donation to Halton Lodge Primary school to help with dangerous parking

The signs outside the school on Grangeway have been funded as part of our Destination Grange programme.

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  • Thu, 09/03/2023

Halton Housing awarded Gold Status by Carbon Literacy Project

The award means we are one of the first Housing Associations to achieve the coveted status.

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  • Tue, 07/03/2023

Celebrating International Women's Day

People around the world are today celebrating the achievements of women past and present on International Women's Day 2023. Read more about some of our own inspirational women right here.

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  • Mon, 06/03/2023

Property Pool Plus process changes from 1st April 2023

If you are looking to make an application or have a current active application in Property Pool Plus (PPP), please be aware of the changes being made from April.  

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  • Thu, 02/03/2023

Pay your electricity as part of your rent? Act now to claim your £400 of government energy bill support

The government has launched a portal for households without a direct relationship with their electricity supplier to apply for £400 payments towards energy bills. 

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  • Tue, 21/02/2023

Hazlehurst 'officially' opens its doors

The Mayor of Halton, Councillor Mark Dennett officially opened Hazlehurst yesterday afternoon, with a ribbon cutting ceremony attended by development and borough partners, to share in the celebration. 

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  • Fri, 03/02/2023

COMPETITION: Design a logo and create a catchy name for the new community garden in Grange

We’re looking for children in Grange to come up with the name, designed into a logo for our brand-new community garden.

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  • Wed, 01/02/2023

Supporting Cost of Living event in Runcorn

We're delighted to be supporting the cost of living event, organised by Mike Amesbury MP in Runcorn, on Thursday 16th February at Runcorn Shopping City.

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  • Fri, 20/01/2023

Send us your stories for Reach magazine spring 2023

It’s almost that time again... our spring edition of Reach will be coming through your door before you know it. 

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  • Thu, 19/01/2023

We’ve joined TPAS 

As proud supporters of customer engagement, we’re happy to announce we have joined TPAS (Tenant Participation Advisory Service). 

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  • Mon, 19/12/2022

Spreading some kindness this Christmas

Our colleagues have been busy delivering hampers and gifts to some deserving customers this Christmas - thanks to a host of generous donations from staff and partners. 

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  • Mon, 19/12/2022

Distinctions awarded to two apprentices

Two of our apprentices Molly and Daniel, have been awarded distinctions in their respective apprenticeship qualifications.

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  • Fri, 16/12/2022

A Review of 2022

Take a look at our highlights of the past year and some of the standout achievements at Halton Housing.

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  • Thu, 01/12/2022

Halton Housing helps customers keep warm this winter

Free winter warmth packs gifted to local residents to help them keep warm this winter.

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  • Mon, 21/11/2022

Residents cook up an appetite in cookery sessions

Over 30 people in Halton are now leading healthier lifestyles, thanks to cookery sessions. 

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  • Fri, 11/11/2022

Halton Housing takes ownership of Hazlehurst

Eager customers have already been reserving their shared ownership apartments and more than 14 offers for affordable rent have been made.

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  • Wed, 09/11/2022

Warm hearted colleagues donate over 30 coats

The coats have been donated to Halton and St Helens Voluntary and Community Action who will be distributing them at their upcoming “Pick-A-Coat-Day”.

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  • Tue, 01/11/2022

Reach magazine autumn 2022 – out now!

Our autumn 2022 edition of Reach magazine is available to read now.

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  • Mon, 31/10/2022

Grange community turn out in force for Halloween Fun Day

Over 350 people enjoyed a fantastic Halloween fun day in Grange Community Centre, as part of our Destination Grange Programme. 

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  • Fri, 28/10/2022

Keep Warm, Keep Well is back

Come along to our free Keep Warm, Keep Well events this November for advice and information to help you to keep warm and healthy in your home during the winter months. 

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  • Thu, 13/10/2022

Colleagues pull it out of the bag and into the box for local foodbanks

£2k boost for local foodbanks plus hundreds of items donated through colleague appeal.

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  • Tue, 27/09/2022

FREE Beginners Cookery Sessions in Halton this autumn – book now!

Attendees will gain food preparation and cooking skills, learn knife skills, cleaning skills, and learn how to get the best out of using a slow cooker.

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  • Fri, 23/09/2022

School uniform scheme helps children in Halton get kitted out for the new term

As well as providing uniforms, it also allowed families across Halton to access support with benefits, debt advice and employability skills

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  • Thu, 22/09/2022

Funding for PIP helps get Grangeway active

Working with Power In Partnerships our Destination Grange project funds much needed sports equipment for Grangeway community centre.

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  • Wed, 21/09/2022

New apprentices get started

The apprentices will learn the skills needed for specific roles by shadowing colleagues and gaining hands-on experience ‘on the job’.

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  • Wed, 21/09/2022

Halton Housing donates £1,025 to Runcorn group tackling isolation and loneliness

The award-winning ‘Eat @ The Heath’ meetings are aimed at over 50’s to help get out of the house and enjoy some social time – a fantastic opportunity to meet new people and to make new friends. 

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  • Tue, 20/09/2022

Commercial subsidiary of Halton Housing acquires Barnsley apartments for £5.3m

The converted Co-operative building is located just outside Barnsley town centre and comprises 66 self-contained 1- and 2-bedroom apartments. 

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  • Tue, 13/09/2022

Closed for Bank Holiday - 19th September 2022

Halton Housing will be closed next Monday 19th September, as a national Bank Holiday for The Queen’s funeral. 

 

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  • Fri, 09/09/2022

Pastures new for former dairy site in Runcorn 

Works have begun to develop a former dairy site on Sewell Street, Runcorn into 33 new affordable rent flats  

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  • Fri, 02/09/2022

Halton Housing wants your feedback - Destination Halton Lodge Closing Survey

We would like to hear your feedback on our Destination Halton Lodge programme.

  • News
  • Tue, 30/08/2022

New 'U Can Fix' DIY videos launched

New ‘U Can Fix’ series launches to help customers fix some common DIY problems around the home.  

  • News
  • Thu, 25/08/2022

First retrofit project in Grange, Runcorn

Work has begun to retrofit three low-rise blocks of flats on the Grange Estate, to enhance and improve their quality and energy efficiency.

  • News
  • Tue, 09/08/2022

Halton Housing awarded Silver Status by Carbon Literacy Project

The Silver accreditation means 15% of the workforce including colleagues from all tiers of the organisation, and board members, are now certified as carbon literate.

  • News
  • Mon, 25/07/2022

Halton Housing is funding a uniform scheme in partnership with Citizens Advice Halton

School uniform can be a significant expense for many families, this scheme will provide support towards the cost of school uniforms for school-age children living in a Halton Housing home.

  • News
  • Thu, 21/07/2022

Halton Housing raises £875 for Widnes and Runcorn foodbanks

Thanks to a number of recent fundraising activities, colleagues across Halton Housing have raised a fantastic £875 for local charities.

  • News
  • Wed, 20/07/2022

ClickSilver offers free digital skills support programme for Halton Housing Customers

ClickSilver Connections is giving Halton Housing customers the opportunity to enhance their digital skills through their free one-to-one mentoring programme. 

  • News
  • Fri, 15/07/2022

Halton Housing ICT Team retains Cyber Essentials certification

The certificate will place Halton Housing on the Government's website in the directory of organisations that hold Cyber Essentials.  

  • News
  • Tue, 12/07/2022

New images show rapid progress at Hazlehurst independent living scheme

Hazlehurst is our largest independent living scheme to date.  

  • News
  • Fri, 08/07/2022

Runcorn community garden transformed thanks to funding from Halton Housing

The garden at Grangeway Community Centre has been transformed by young people taking part in the Prince’s Trust programme using funding from Halton Housing. 

  • News
  • Tue, 05/07/2022

Sam Scott appointed as new Chief Executive

The Board are delighted to announce the appointment of Sam Scott to Group Chief Executive at Halton Housing.

  • News
  • Mon, 27/06/2022

Showcasing carbon literacy training at the NHF Housing Governance Conference 2022

Georgina Patel recently joined the Carbon Literacy Project to showcase the delivery of carbon literacy training at Halton Housing at the National Housing Federation's Governance Conference 2022.

  • News
  • Fri, 24/06/2022

Taking mental health awareness to the next level

Last week our colleagues celebrated being awarded the NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Mental Health First Aid and Mental Health Advocacy qualification. 

  • News
  • Mon, 20/06/2022

'Reach Out' magazine published to help customers through the cost of living crisis

To help customers navigate this period, we’ve published a one-off money edition of our customer magazine, Reach called ‘Reach Out’.

  • News
  • Mon, 13/06/2022

A win at the Halton Business Awards 2022

We are delighted that one of our apprentices won the 'Apprentice/Young Person of the Year' award at this year's Halton Business Awards. 

  • News
  • Thu, 09/06/2022

Thrive colleague development programme hailed life changing

Launched last year, Thrive is Halton Housing’s internal development programme designed to help colleagues develop their future careers.

  • News
  • Wed, 01/06/2022

Queen’s Jubilee Bank Holiday hours and arrangements

We will close for the Queen’s Jubilee Bank Holiday from 5.00pm on Wednesday 1st June until 9.00am on Monday 6th June.

  • News
  • Mon, 30/05/2022

Halton Housing offers Riverside College students paid placements this summer

Five students from Riverside College have been given the amazing opportunity of a paid work placement with Halton Housing this summer.

  • News
  • Fri, 20/05/2022

Next stop: Destination Grange

Following the success of previous Destination programmes in Ditton and Halton Lodge, we are pleased to announce that the next Destination programme will focus on The Grange, Runcorn.  

  • News
  • Tue, 17/05/2022

Halton, Cheshire reaches Halton, Canada following virtual walk

We have made a £5,000 donation to Halton Haven Hospice, after colleagues from across Halton Housing celebrated reaching Halton, in Ontario, Canada, as part of the Big Team Challenge. 

  • News
  • Mon, 16/05/2022

Every day is a school day

Learning at Work Week 2022 kicked off today with this year’s theme ‘Learning Uncovered’ shining a spotlight on the importance and benefits of continual learning and development.  

 

  • News
  • Thu, 12/05/2022

Let's Connect

We're supporting this year's Mental Health Awareness week and its theme of loneliness.  We encourage all our customers to seek help if or when they need it.

  • News
  • Wed, 11/05/2022

Queen's Platinum Jubilee - what are your plans?

The Platinum Jubilee is the 70th anniversary of the accession of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the first time a British monarch has reached this milestone. 

  • News
  • Mon, 09/05/2022

The Big Plastic Count – we’ve signed up, have you?

Taking place from 16th – 22nd May 2022, The Big Plastic Count is the UK’s biggest ever investigation into household plastic waste.

  • News
  • Fri, 29/04/2022

Two apprentices shortlisted at Halton Business Awards

Two of our Apprentices, Molly Case and Olivia Royle, have been shortlisted for Apprentice of the Year 2022 at the Halton Business Awards.

  • News
  • Mon, 25/04/2022

Halton Housing makes another awards shortlist

We've been shortlisted in not one but two categories in this year’s Women in Housing and Housing Heroes Awards; Team of the Year and ‘Woman of the Year’.

  • News
  • Wed, 20/04/2022

Say ‘no’ to the mow this May!

This May, we’re supporting Plantlife’s ‘No Mow May’ campaign and we’ll be leaving some areas of grass to grow. 

  • News
  • Tue, 12/04/2022

Gas Team shortlisted for another award!

Our Gas Team have been shortlisted for another award, less than 12 months since the team won the 'Team of the Year' award at the Direct Works Awards 2021. 

  • News
  • Fri, 01/04/2022

Halton Housing to sponsor Halton Business Awards 2022

We will sponsor the ‘Commitment to the Community Award’ at the Halton Business Awards, hosted by Halton Chamber of Commerce later this year.

  • News
  • Fri, 01/04/2022

New laptop-safe funding helps keep laptops fully charged at Woodside Primary School

Thanks to our Destination Halton Lodge programme, we have provided £1,386.00 to the school to purchase a new laptop charging station.

  • News
  • Tue, 22/03/2022

Halton Housing awarded Bronze Carbon Literate Organisation accreditation

The award means we have shown we are serious about maintaining a ‘low carbon culture’ by becoming one of 70 carbon literate organisations in the UK and Ireland.

  • News
  • Thu, 10/03/2022

Commitment to sustainability recognised with SHIFT Silver accreditation

We’re proud to receive a SHIFT Silver Award for the second year running.  

  • News
  • Fri, 04/03/2022

Independent living staff and residents donate items for Ukraine

The items will help those fleeing the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.

  • News
  • Thu, 24/02/2022

Three Sails Point: Development Update

Take a look at this update on how plans have changed for us moving forward with our Three Sails Point Development.

  • News
  • Tue, 22/02/2022

Successful funding bid will see retrofit project of Halton Housing homes

Working as part of a consortium bid led by Liverpool City Region, we have been successful in a bid for grant funding to support the decarbonisation of homes.

  • News
  • Mon, 14/02/2022

Thermal imaging surveys of our homes taking place

We are working with a partner organisation called Warmfront Limited to carry out energy efficiency surveys of our homes. 

  • News
  • Fri, 11/02/2022

Apprentices recognised at awards during National Apprenticeship Week

We rounded off an action-packed week, with an Awards ceremony to celebrate our fabulous crop of apprentices.

  • News
  • Thu, 10/02/2022

Group Chief Executive Liz Haworth announces plan to retire

Liz Haworth will be retiring from her role as Group Chief Executive of Halton Housing in the Autumn.

  • News
  • Fri, 04/02/2022

Building the future this National Apprenticeship Week

Throughout the week we will be sharing stories, experiences and insights from our current apprentices highlighting the range of roles they are doing, and the rich talent and enthusiasm they bring.

  • News
  • Mon, 24/01/2022

Colleague raffle raises over £800 for Runcorn and Widnes Foodbanks

The money was raised through the raffling of gifts and items donated by our partners and suppliers during the course of 2021. 

  • News
  • Wed, 19/01/2022

Colleagues take on walking challenge to Halton, Canada

We're taking on a virtual walking challenge from Halton, UK to Halton in Ontario, Canada for our 'Halton2Halton' 2022 challenge.  

  • News
  • Tue, 11/01/2022

Halton Housing joins PIN Advisory Board

We have recently joined PIN (Proptech Innovation Network)’s advisory board, as part of our innovation strategy to drive change in the sector.

  • News
  • Tue, 04/01/2022

Apprentice Vacancy: IT Digital Technology Solutions Degree Apprentice

We are recruiting for an ambitious person to be our first ever IT Digital Technology Solutions Degree apprentice.

  • News
  • Tue, 21/12/2021

Video: 2021 - A year in Review

Take a look at our highlights of the past year and some of the standout achievements at Halton Housing.

  • News
  • Tue, 14/12/2021

Innovation Team featured in climate change book for building information modelling concept

A paper written by our Innovation Team has been featured as a chapter in the book Climate Emergency – Managing, Building, and Delivering the Sustainable Development Goals.  

  • News
  • Tue, 30/11/2021

Halton Housing shortlisted for “Most innovative housing provider” award

We're delighted to have been shortlisted in Housing Digital's Innovation Awards, for "Most Innovative Housing Provider".

  • News
  • Tue, 23/11/2021

Free children’s activities in Ditton hailed a success

Young people have been getting active in Ditton thanks to a programme of free sports activities.

  • News
  • Thu, 18/11/2021

School children plant daffodils to brighten up Halton Lodge 

School children from Woodside Primary School recently joined us to help plant daffodil bulbs in Halton Lodge.

  • News
  • Tue, 09/11/2021

Halton Housing pots funding to Halton Community Snooker Academy

The additional funding will help provide new uniforms and trophies for the club's players.

  • News
  • Fri, 05/11/2021

Colleague Wellbeing Champions launched

The new Wellbeing Champions, recruited from all areas across the organisation, will help create opportunities for colleagues to access support, and raise awareness of health & wellbeing issues, to bring more people into the conversation. 

  • News
  • Fri, 05/11/2021

Halton Housing and Proud2BSafe make £2,000 donation to Mind Halton

The donation comes following our Homes Team receiving a moving talk from global inspirational health, safety, wellbeing, and resilience speaker, Jason Anker MBE as part of our activities in support of European Week for Safety and Health at Work. 

  • News
  • Wed, 03/11/2021

Housing Regulator reaffirms top G1/V1 rating for Halton Housing

Halton Housing has today retained a top G1/V1 governance and viability rating from the Regulator of Social Housing

  • News
  • Tue, 02/11/2021

Residents receive winter warm advice

Halton Lodge residents recently attended a Keep Warm, Keep Well event at Halton Lodge Community Centre.

  • News
  • Mon, 01/11/2021

Reach Magazine - Autumn 2021 out now!

Our Autumn edition of Reach magazine and Annual Report is out now. 

  • News
  • Thu, 28/10/2021

Inspirational health and safety speaker highlights the importance of workplace safety to maintenance colleagues

An inspirational talk on workplace safety to maintenance technicians, from Jason Anker MBE. 

  • News
  • Mon, 25/10/2021

Inspiring children and young people in Halton

We have partnered with Positive Footprints to inspire hundreds of children and young people living in Ditton, as part of our Destination Ditton programme.

  • News
  • Mon, 25/10/2021

Could you benefit from renting one of our garages?

We want to hear from you regarding our garage sites across the borough!

  • News
  • Fri, 22/10/2021

Workplace safety highlighted for European Week for Safety and Health at Work

We're joining organisations across Europe to highlight the importance of workplace safety this week to mark ‘European Week for Safety and Health at Work’.

  • News
  • Thu, 21/10/2021

Halton Housing publishes its first ESG Report

Read our ESG report which we have developed as an early adopter of the Sustainability Reporting Standard for Social Housing.

  • News
  • Tue, 19/10/2021

Keep Warm, Keep Well campaign launched for Winter

We're launching a ‘Keep Warm, Keep Well’ campaign with a week of activities in November.

  • News
  • Mon, 18/10/2021

New Youth Hub opens in Ditton

We're supporting a new Youth Hub in Widnes, by providing premises, as part of the government’s commitment to open over 110 new Youth Hubs to offer job help.

  • News
  • Tue, 12/10/2021

Winner! Our Gas Team win ‘Team of the Year' award at Direct Works Awards

Our Gas Team has won the 'Team of the Year' award at the Direct Works Awards 2021 in recognition of going the extra mile in delivering services to customers during the COVID-19.

  • News
  • Tue, 05/10/2021

Runcorn affordable housing development welcomes residents

Our Okell Street development in Runcorn is now complete bringing nine much-needed new homes to a former brownfield site.

  • News
  • Tue, 28/09/2021

Decarbonisation - Investing as we mean to go on

Last month, we appointed a new Decarbonisation Strategic Lead, Georgina Patel – demonstrating a continued commitment and investment in this area. 

  • News
  • Mon, 27/09/2021

Supporting National Scrutiny Week 2021

We're proud to be supporting National Scrutiny Week hosted by the tenant engagement specialist Tpas.

  • News
  • Fri, 24/09/2021

Halton’s Reigning Green Fingers!

The annual Halton Housing Garden Competition has yet again failed to disappoint by creating another beautiful selection of gardens

  • News
  • Tue, 21/09/2021

A 'Veri' smart trial for fixing boilers

Another innovative technology trial to improve the way boilers are managed and fixed.

  • News
  • Mon, 20/09/2021

It's Great Big Green Week 2021

We're getting involved in Great Big Green Week to encourage and celebrate action taking place across the UK to tackle climate change.  Get involved with us!

  • News
  • Mon, 20/09/2021

Halton Housing Shortlisted for IIP Awards 21

We've made it onto the shortlist for the IIP Awards (UK Employer of the Year: Gold) following our assessment earlier this year. 

  • News
  • Wed, 15/09/2021

Signed, Now Sealed, and Soon to be Delivered…

Construction works are well underway and progressing with pace at our ‘Hazlehurst’ development – a new 100-home independent living scheme. 

  • News
  • Wed, 15/09/2021

Gas Team recognised for services during pandemic

Our Gas Team has been selected as a finalist for ‘Team of the Year’ at the Direct Work (DW) Awards 2021.

  • News
  • Fri, 10/09/2021

Ridsdale residents delight following rejuvenation of communal space

Ridsdale in Ditton, Widnes has received some much-needed rejuvenation as part of Halton Housing’s Destination Ditton programme. 

  • News
  • Tue, 07/09/2021

New Waterfront Point reception opens its doors to customers and visitors

Our newly-refurbished visitor reception area is now open at Waterfront Point, our Head Office in Widnes.

  • News
  • Fri, 03/09/2021

Innovation Team scoop award for SMETER project

Our Innovation Team have scooped the Leeds Beckett University RISE star award in the digital innovation category, for outstanding contribution.

  • News
  • Thu, 02/09/2021

Customers able to fix their boiler with the push of a button

Gas Engineers at Halton Housing have begun installing an innovative push button ‘combi’ boiler-filling valve – the ‘Jepp Valve’ that prevents over pressurising the system and stops gallons of fresh water from being wasted. 

  • News
  • Wed, 25/08/2021

Liz Haworth, Chief Executive speaking at CIH Housing 2021 Conference

Our Group Chief Executive Liz Haworth will be speaking at this year's CIH Housing Conference in Manchester on 9th Sept.

  • News
  • Thu, 19/08/2021

‘Unlocking Success’ bursary supports Paul on his journey to become a professional barber

One of our customers Paul Tunstall, has been successful in obtaining a £500 bursary in the latest round of the Northern Housing Consortium’s ‘Unlocking Success’ scheme!  

  • News
  • Wed, 18/08/2021

Have your say in the Liverpool City Region Climate Survey

If you're a customer or resident of Halton, please complete the Liverpool City Region's Climate Survey to help shape the Net Zero action plan

  • News
  • Tue, 17/08/2021

A £5,000 donation to Citizens Advice (Halton) for new centre in Runcorn 

In response to their fundraising appeal, we have made a £5,000 donation to Citizens Advice Halton to support the relocation of their purpose-built advice centre.

  • News
  • Fri, 13/08/2021

Clean-up day success in Halton Lodge

Customers and residents of Halton Lodge joined us for a clean-up day. 

  • News
  • Mon, 09/08/2021

From strength to strength… we’ve gained Cyber Essentials PLUS Certification

We are thrilled to announce that our ICT Team have gone one step further by achieving Cyber Essentials Plus Certification - the highest level of security certification within the Cyber Essentials programme.

  • News
  • Mon, 26/07/2021

Universal Credit cuts risk undermining levelling up

Housing associations across Liverpool City Region including Halton Housing are calling for the £20 uplift on Universal Credit to remain. 

  • News
  • Fri, 23/07/2021

Reach out for stories for Reach magazine – autumn 2021!

Share your stories, anecdotes, videos, photos, tell us your story for our autumn edition of Reach magazine. 

  • News
  • Thu, 22/07/2021

Halton Housing to become the first housing association to fit Condensate Pro to its homes

Condensate Pro will provide maximum protection from frozen condensate pipes during the winter months preventing unexpected boiler breakdowns. 

  • News
  • Wed, 14/07/2021

Inspirational Neighbourhood Support Manager shortlisted for Award

The Women in Housing Awards celebrates the leaders, innovators and changemakers across the housing sector.

  • News
  • Tue, 13/07/2021

Two new Board members appointed

Halton Housing will welcome highly experienced finance individuals Jennifer Halliday and Leigh Wylie to its board in September.

  • News
  • Wed, 07/07/2021

Partnership working successfully secures closure order to a property in Widnes

The closure order was granted to an apartment on Dean Close in Widnes which was ‘plagued’ by anti-social behaviour and drug-related offences.

  • News
  • Fri, 02/07/2021

Thrive Development Programme Launches at Halton Housing

'Thrive' - a colleague career development programme for aspiring leaders at Halton Housing has launched this week - part of our firm commitment to investing in our people. 

  • News
  • Wed, 30/06/2021

Three young people get a ‘kickstart’ at Halton Housing

All three are settling well into their roles and are enjoying an opportunity to gain valuable work experience and earn a salary during these difficult times.

  • News
  • Thu, 24/06/2021

Supporting National Social Housing Safety & Compliance Week

This annual event is dedicated to shining a spotlight on safety and compliance at all levels within Social Housing.

  • News
  • Thu, 24/06/2021

Partners come together for spring clean in Upton

Thank you to our customers, friends, and partners who joined us to make the cleanup a success. 

  • News
  • Wed, 23/06/2021

Property Pool Plus changes taking place in July

Registered users need to be aware so they don’t miss out on the opportunity to bid on a home.

  • News
  • Tue, 22/06/2021

Halton Housing recognised as a top 20 IIP gold organisation

After achieving Investors in People gold in May, we are delighted to be recognised in the top 20 Investors in People gold organisations.

  • News
  • Fri, 18/06/2021

Free children’s sports activities in Ditton this summer

Sessions are free of charge and enable children in Ditton (aged between 5 - 11) to try sports, arts and develop life skills. 

  • News
  • Thu, 17/06/2021

Halton Housing shortlisted for Money Advice Award 

The award aims to recognise the extra efforts made by all those in the advice sector during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • News
  • Fri, 11/06/2021

Where you live needs you – 'Love where you live' campaign launched!

Help us on this new exciting project to improve areas near you. Apply now to forward your area. 

  • News
  • Thu, 10/06/2021

Have your say on plans for Halton Lodge

We are pleased to announce that the next Destination programme will focus on Halton Lodge, Runcorn and we want you to have your say. 

  • News
  • Tue, 08/06/2021

Funding for 50 laptops to Ormiston Chadwick Academy

The laptops will support students with online learning and forms part of our Destination Ditton programme. 

  • News
  • Fri, 28/05/2021

May Bank Holiday

We will be closed on Monday 31st May for the Bank Holiday, and back open from 9am on Tuesday 1st June. 

  • News
  • Wed, 26/05/2021

Community partners in Ditton seeking views on Neighbourhood Watch Schemes

We're working in conjunction with Cheshire Police to seek the views of Ditton residents on Neighbourhood Watch schemes.

  • News
  • Tue, 25/05/2021

A lift to happiness and independence for Cameron

16-year-old Cameron is living more independently thanks to the installation of a purpose-built through floor lift in his home. 

  • News
  • Mon, 24/05/2021

A decade of building homes!

This year, we celebrate ten years of building homes in Halton and further afield.  This development milestone has seen us deliver almost 1,000 much-needed homes, with a commitment to build a further 1,000 by 2025.

  • News
  • Fri, 14/05/2021

Live theatre comes to residents of independent and supported living schemes

'Silver Bells and Cocktails' tells the lockdown story of residents of Meadowlands Court, a sheltered scheme who miss their families and friends and are fed up with coronavirus restrictions.

  • News
  • Fri, 14/05/2021

Halton Housing has once again gained Cyber Essentials certification

Having the Cyber Essentials certification clearly presents how measures are being taken to protect our organisation.

  • News
  • Tue, 11/05/2021

DJ workshops prove popular with young people in Ditton

Budding young DJs are enjoying taking part in DJ workshops funded by our Destination Ditton programme. 

  • News
  • Mon, 10/05/2021

Mental Health Awareness Week 21

10-16 May marks Mental Health Awareness Week, with this year's theme being 'Connect with Nature'. We're encouraging all our customers and colleagues to get involved.  

  • News
  • Wed, 05/05/2021

It's Gold Again for Halton Housing

We're delighted to have retained our Gold Investors in People accreditation following a recent rigorous assessment.

  • News
  • Tue, 27/04/2021

Four roles available in our Assets and Compliance Team

Part of the Homes Directorate, the roles include Planning and Programming Manager, Asset Data Analyst, Compliance Planning Manager and Asset Surveyor.

  • News
  • Mon, 26/04/2021

Estate walkabouts unveiled with virtual events announced

With the coronavirus lockdown slowly lifting and restrictions being eased, we’re delighted to unveil our new estate  walkabout programme for 2021/2022. 

  • News
  • Fri, 23/04/2021

Smart smoke alarms gives hard of hearing customer peace of mind

Two Electrical Maintenance Technicians identified and installed specialist smoke alarms for those who are deaf or hard of hearing.

  • News
  • Fri, 16/04/2021

Vacancy: Decarbonisation - Strategic Lead

We're working with Michael Page to recruit a Decarbonisation - Strategic Lead. 

  • News
  • Tue, 13/04/2021

Apprenticeship Vacancy: Business Admin Apprentice (Health and Safety)

We're recruiting for a Business Admin Apprentice who will play an active role in working alongside and supporting the Health and Safety Team.

  • News
  • Fri, 09/04/2021

First neighbourhood-focussed programme launches in Ditton

We're delighted to launch our first neighbourhood-focussed programme for the Ditton neighbourhood of Widnes. 

  • News
  • Thu, 01/04/2021

Halton Housing shortlisted for four Northern Housing Awards 2021

We're delighted that Halton Housing is a finalist in four award categories at this year’s Northern Housing Awards.

  • News
  • Thu, 01/04/2021

There’s never been a better time for customers to go digital with us!

We've launched our brand-new website, part of an improved and refreshed digital offer for customers - allowing them to manage their tenancy, access services and interact online with their landlord.

 

  • News
  • Tue, 30/03/2021

£5,000 donation to Halton Haven Hospice

We've donated £5,000 to Halton Haven Hospice through a virtual trek to our namesake in Australia. 

  • News
  • Fri, 26/03/2021

Booking Repairs has just got easier!

Customers can now book their own repairs online, via MyHaltonHome and customer app. With increased repair categories to select from and self-help videos available, the experience is much improved for customers.

  • News
  • Fri, 26/03/2021

Halton Housing estate services operative scoops community award

Estate Services Lead Operative, Keiron Gordon scooped the ‘Young Adult Award’ at Age UK Mid Mersey's Community Kindness Awards 2020.

  • News
  • Fri, 26/03/2021

Changes to benefits for mixed-aged couples – are you impacted?

Following a change in rules, some state pension age households will now need to claim Universal Credit instead of Pension Credit. 

  • News
  • Tue, 23/03/2021

Coronavirus Scams

Don't get caught by a Coronavirus scam

  • News
  • Mon, 08/03/2021

A female in cyber security: Challenging the norm

This International Women's Day 2021 we choose to challenge the fact that so few women are in cyber security roles.

  • News
  • Mon, 08/03/2021

IWD 2021: Celebrating our female leaders

We're proud that two thirds of our Executive Team are female.  This IWD2021, we celebrate our female leaders and share their advice to aspiring female leaders.

  • News
  • Tue, 02/03/2021

Get ready for Census 2021

Help shape the future of your community by getting involved in the 2021 census.

  • News
  • Tue, 02/03/2021

Working 'Together with Tenants'

We’ve signed up to the National Housing Federation’s “Together with Tenants" Charter.

  • News
  • Mon, 01/03/2021

Halton Housing appoints new Director of Customer Experience

The appointment of a new Director of Customer Experience supports our ambitions to develop a truly customer focused experience for all of our customers.

  • News
  • Tue, 23/02/2021

Tackling the challenge of global urbanisation

We're social housing partners in Lancaster University's Future Places Centre (FPC) research on creating sustainable urban environments.

 

  • News
  • Fri, 12/02/2021

Number 1 Digital Housing Provider Award

We have been judged the Number 1 digital housing provider by Housing Digital.

  • News
  • Fri, 12/02/2021

#FriendlyFebruary

We're making welfare calls to our vulnerable customers during February.

  • News
  • Thu, 11/02/2021

Early adopters of ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) investment

We have joined together with the leading funders to the sector to launch the first sustainability reporting standard for social housing.

  • News
  • Thu, 04/02/2021

Three sisters call Naughton Fields home

With all three sisters now living at Naughton Fields, they plan to spend even more time together.

  • News
  • Thu, 04/02/2021

Community shop on wheels is ready to launch

We have awarded £6,000 to ‘Helping Halton Kids’ to help launch its new mobile community shop concept.

  • News
  • Thu, 04/02/2021

Rent Explained 2021-22

From April 2021, customers’ rent will increase by 1.5% (1.6% for shared ownership) – in accordance with government rent setting policies.

  • News
  • Wed, 03/02/2021

Real Living Wage Accreditation

We are delighted to have this week received accreditation as a Living Wage Employer. 

  • News
  • Tue, 02/02/2021

We’re walking to Halton, Australia!

‘Halton2Halton’ launched yesterday at Halton Housing – part of the Big Team Challenge, which will see us taking on the virtual walking challenge of a lifetime – from Halton UK, to Halton in New South Wales, Australia!

  • News
  • Fri, 29/01/2021

Major regeneration programme comes to an end 

This month marks the end of our single largest regeneration of one area in our history. A £29m investment, building 350 new homes over six years.

  • News
  • Thu, 28/01/2021

New Repairs Forum

Repairs is one area of our work that gets lots of customers talking!  So, why not share your opinions and suggestions at our newly formed Repairs Forum? 

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  • Mon, 11/01/2021

New Repairs Forum launched and is looking for members!

Repairs is one area of our work that gets lots of customers talking!  So, why not share your opinions and suggestions at our newly formed Repairs Forum? 

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  • Fri, 01/01/2021

A building information modelling system, fit for the future (Digital Twins)

A proof of concept BIM system, bringing together offline assets, rich mapping and data layers to older buildings.

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  • Fri, 01/01/2021

Realising the benefits of modern methods of construction

We're a Board member of ‘Building Better’, a consortium of innovative housing associations.

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  • Fri, 01/01/2021

Legionnaire's Disease

Legionnaire's Disease - What you need to know

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  • Mon, 21/12/2020

2020 Gender Pay Gap Review

We have published our gender pay gap review for 2020, for the third year.

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  • Wed, 16/12/2020

Bursary helps Rachael buy new laptop for college

A customer has been successful in obtaining a £500 bursary from the Northern Housing Consortium to help towards the cost of a new laptop.

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  • Thu, 10/12/2020

Slow cooker initiative extended

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  • Tue, 09/06/2020

Halton Housing joins the Board of an ambitious alliance to accelerate offsite house building

We have joined the Board of ‘Building Better’, a consortium of housing associations working together to realise the benefits of modern methods of construction (MMC).