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  • Fri, 14/05/2021

Halton Housing has once again gained Cyber Essentials certification.

We are continuing to show our digital strength!

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.  

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • Fri, 16/04/2021

Govern our future – we’re looking for a new Board member

Play a key role in governing and overseeing our future and ensure we deliver on our ambitious plans.

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  • Fri, 16/04/2021

Vacancy: Decarbonisation - Strategic Lead

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

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  • Tue, 13/04/2021

Warning to customers on Universal Credit to update their online journal correctly to avoid losing out

Customers receiving Universal Credit are reminded to update their online journal with new housing costs following a change in rent which took effect from Monday 5th April. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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. 

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  • Thu, 08/04/2021

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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  • 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.

 

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  • Thu, 01/04/2021

Easter Bank Holiday Hours

We will close for the Easter Bank Holiday from 5pm on Thursday 1st April until 9am on Tuesday 6th April. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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. 

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  • 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. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Tue, 23/03/2021

Coronavirus Scams

Don't get caught by a Coronavirus scam

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  • Tue, 16/03/2021

Moving home and housing benefit

If you're moving home find out what you need to do to ensure you continue to receive your Housing Benefit claim. 

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  • Tue, 16/03/2021

Free Money Manager tool for Universal Credit claimants

Money Manager tool is designed just for anybody claiming Universal Credit to help them manage their money. 

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  • Tue, 16/03/2021

Universal Credit and non-dependant deductions

HELP & SUPPORT: A non-dependent deduction Universal Credit or ‘Housing Costs contribution’ can be deducted from the Housing Costs element of your Universal Credit claim if you have someone aged 21 or over living with you.

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  • Mon, 15/03/2021

Coronavirus: Rent and money worries help and support

HELP & SUPPORT: We have put together some useful help and support options available if you are experiencing problems paying your rent and worrying about money due to coronavirus.

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  • Mon, 15/03/2021

Am I entitled to any extra help?

Find out how to check if you're entitled to any extra help with welfare and benefits. 

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  • 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.

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  • 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.

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  • Tue, 02/03/2021

Working 'Together with Tenants'

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

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  • Tue, 02/03/2021

Get ready for Census 2021

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