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Grange Road Improvement Works

As part of our commitment to provide good quality accommodation across our housing stock, our Assets Team has been working in partnership with local contractor Bambers to complete major improvement works to the block of properties incorporating 102-108 Grange Road, Layton. The refurbishment has seen the façade of the 2 storey building completely transformed with new external panelling; providing a sleek, modern look and reducing future maintenance requirements. Other aspects involved in the improvement works included: Full roof replacement New ...
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Children back to school all kitted out

With the help of the Communication Workers Union Humanitarian Aid (CWUHA), children living in our hostels were able to return to school with fully equipped schoolbags. Heather O’Hanlon, Emergency Housing Team Leader said of the donations… ‘A massive thank you to the CWUHA for donating such amazing school bags and stationary for all the children returning to school. It was like a birthday for the children opening the bags, they were delighted with all the items. One child on returning ...
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My first thought on moving through lockdown was that it was ...

Our Positive Transitions service is helping young people to make the change to independent living. We spoke to Sarah about her experiences of the service and what it has helped her achieve… My first thought on moving through lockdown was that it was going to be chaotic and that nothing was going to go the way I wanted it to. I’d been let down many times, which eventually made me believe that whatever anyone said to me was just lies. I’d been living ...