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Future of community investment in the south west
18 July 2017
By: Pete Davies, Community Empowerment Manager
Making a digital difference #GOLW16
21 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Manager, Vicky James, brings Get Online Week to a close casting a look back at some of our accomplishments over the last year.
Keep your children safe online #GOLW16
19 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Manager talks about keeping your children safe online
A day in the life of our Digital Inclusion Worker #GOLW16
18 October 2016
Our Digital Inclusion Outreach Worker, Nick Cocking, blogs about what he gets up to to support residents to get online.
Celebrating Get Online Week 2016 #GOLW16
17 October 2016
Our Individual Empowerment Team Manager, Gia Hancock, blogs about how we can help residents access online services this Get Online Week.
Our “new look” Resident Engagement service
22 July 2016
We’ve been looking at ways to improve how we engage with our residents. We did a consultation by email with residents and had over 300 responses that have helped us to develop our ideas. We’ve now finalised our plan and will launch our new look Resident Engagement service on 1 October 2016.
We were finalists at the national 24housing Awards
09 October 2015
We were proud to be finalists in the ‘Welfare Wise’ category at the national 24housing Awards last night.
Money matters, time matters event comes to Frome
10 April 2015
We teamed up with Aster Communities and more than 20 other Somerset-based organisations to hold Money Matters, Time Matters, a free drop-in event for people living in Frome to get help and support on financial matters.
Is welfare reform working?
09 April 2015
More than 60% of social housing tenants in the South West are cutting back on food and utilities to make ends meet, a study has revealed.
We're here to help at the 'One Stop Shop'
11 November 2014
An Officer from our Income Team will be at the One Stop Shop in Bath every Thursday to provide help and advice. They're able to help with questions about rent, housing benefit, Universal Credit and…
We've recruited a new digital team to help residents get online
19 September 2014
We've launched our new Digital Inclusion Team to help residents get online and access digital services.
Welfare reform in the real world - south west housing associations research the impacts
28 October 2013
11 housing organisations in the south west have come together to form the lobby group South West Housing Association Influence and Leadership Organisation (HAILO).