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Research with our Customers into Mobile Phone Usage shows Smart Phones are on the increase

Part of St Vincent's Communications Strategy for this year is to increase access to services from new forms of digital communication, such as Digital TV and Smart Phones. We've carried out some research into how many of our customers h...

St Vincent's Director of Operations, Charlie Norman, goes back to the floor

St Vincent's Director of Operations, Charlie Norman, goes back to the floor

When Charlie got the chance to go 'back to the floor' at St Vincent's, she was only too happy to get back to the basics of housing management and test out the services being received by customers. Charlie's days are often ...

St Vincent's Eco-House in Rochdale shortlisted for an Award

We are delighted to announce that our Eco-house on Milnrow Road in Rochdale has been shortlisted for a Greenbuild Award.   St Vincent's has worked with Architects Pozzoni to retrofit the terraced house to Passivehaus principles. ...

Tenant, Karen Chapman, Scoops Dream Job

Tenant, Karen Chapman, Scoops Dream Job

Kearsley tenant, Karen Chapman, has scooped her dream job.  Karen took part in St Vincent's Positive Futures Programme to give her confidence and assertion skills a boost.  She then went on to attend two vocational courses, paid for ...

St Vincent's to develop much needed new homes throughout 2012

SVHA has secured £2.24m grant towards 111 units of affordable rent and shared ownership to be delivered over the next 3 years. New homes will be built in Bury, Bolton, Calderdale and Ribble Valley.  In addition we will be acquiring a fu...

Rochdale tenant all set to start a new venture with the help of St Vincents Positive Futures.

Rochdale tenant, Peter Bollington, has always wanted to set up his own business making garden ornaments. Peter has been receiving advice and support  from St Vincent's Positive Futures, including a five day motivational training course wh...

Happy Chinese New Year!

Happy Chinese New Year!

The young people at the SVHA Blackburn with Darwen Foyer celebrated the Chinese New Year in style  – creating a fantastic Chinese Dragon! ...

St Vincent's supports the NHF's campaign to fight the unfair bedroom tax

Help us fight the bedroom tax. In February, MPs have a chance to vote to stop the Government's plans to slash the housing benefit of social tenants deemed to be 'under-occupying' their homes. This proposal is effectively a bedr...

St Vincent's Tenant Nominated for Adult Learner Week

St Vincent's Tenant Nominated for Adult Learner Week

Judy Walker, a St Vincent's tenant from Kearsley in Bolton, has been nominated for the prestigious Adult Learners Week Outstanding Individual Learner Award. Judy (above centre wearing a white scarf) started her learning journey with Bolton...

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St Vincent’s Housing Association Limited is registered as a charitable community benefit society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014 with registered number 19947R , and as a Registered Provider with the Social Housing Regulator with registered number L0875, whose registered office is at Metropolitan House, 20 Brindley Road, Old Trafford, Manchester M16 9HQ