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In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/11/2019
Neighbourhoods team get Autumn in Action

Our Neighbourhood Engagement team takes pride in our neighbourhoods and wants to work with residents and partners to achieve our mission of “Creating homes Building Lives”. The team will be…

 
General | 31/10/2019
Balcony safety during bonfire season (The Treacle Campaign)

The Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) is once again running its Treacle Campaign, which aims to spread the message about how people can stay safe during bonfire period….

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 29/10/2019
Good Neighbours Days resume

Last week our Good Neighbours Day resumed with the first event being held in Wigan on Wednesday 16 October. These events are a great opportunity for prospective residents to meet…

 
Gardens & Allotments, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 24/10/2019
Prince’s Trust visit Acresfield Community Garden

Last week a group of young adults from the Prince’s Trust visited Acresfield Community Garden in Newton. They decided to pay the garden a visit after hearing about their great…

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards, Neighbourhood | 11/10/2019
Job Fair at Hattersley Hub

Neighbourhood Engagement Officer, Tanuja Patel, and Community Engagement Officer, Linda Whyatt, recenty represented Jigsaw Homes Group at the Job Fair held at Hattersley Hub. The rain didn’t stop many people…

 
General | 10/10/2019
Beware of disrepair ‘claim farmers’ knocking on doors

We are aware of a number of ‘claims-farmers’ currently operating across our neighbourhoods and knocking on doors. A ‘claims-farmer’ is a middleman who encourages tenants to pursue a claim against…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 09/10/2019
Get Oldham Working Jobs Fair 2019

The 2019 Get Oldham Working Jobs Fair took place on Thursday 26 September at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Oldham. The fair was a great opportunity for our tenants to explore…

 
Jigsaw Rewards | 02/10/2019
Jigsaw Scrutiny Panel to scrutinise Fire Risk Assessments

On 25 September 2019, a new Jigsaw Rewards Scrutiny Panel met at our office in Ashton to start their scrutiny of Fire Risk Assessments. 8 of our tenants came from…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/10/2019
Hyde residents ready to recycle with app

Our Neighbourhood Engagement Officer, Tanuja Patel, teamed up with Engagement Officers from TMBC  in Hyde recently to engage with people about recycling in the area as part of Recycling Week…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 27/09/2019
Neighbourhood team support Tameside Autumn Jobs Fair

The Neighbourhood Engagement team, working with Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC) and Job Centre Plus, helped to plan and took part in the Tameside Autumn Jobs Fair held at Dukinfield…