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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...

Young People Take to the Streets to Demonstrate about Welfare Reform

Residents from St Vincent’s Manchester Foyer and Blackburn Foyer took to the streets on Monday (10 October) to make their voices heard. Outraged by the cuts being announced, particularly in young persons services, the residents of both F...

The Success of Judy Walker - One of our Positive Futures clients

The Success of Judy Walker - One of our Positive Futures clients

St Vincent’s Housing Association’s Positive Futures scheme has helped make one tenants career dreams a reality .Judy was referred to Positive Futures by a member of staff last year. A single parent who had been unemployed for 5 years; she...

St Vincent's House of Commons Elects New Prime Minister!

The highly successful St Vincent’s Staff Conference, held at the central office in Old Trafford, had the topical and unique theme of ‘The House of Commons - A General Election’. The conference encouraged staff to consider current is...

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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