News

Keep up to date with all the latest news and events in your community.

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petwell crescent consultation

believe housing’s Board has been looking at options for the future of homes on Petwell Crescent in Easington.

digital tech too daunting? Help is at hand

Older people can get help to develop the skills and confidence they need to make the most of the digital world.

believe housing marks fifth anniversary

One of the largest housing associations in the North East of England is celebrating its fifth anniversary. 

housing association’s first off-gas new build homes have “everything” customers want 

Homes at a North East housing association’s first gas-free new build development are receiving top marks for both customer satisfaction and energy efficiency.   

a hand of friendship for domestic abuse survivors and children

Women who work for one of the North East’s largest housing associations have been showing their support for domestic abuse survivors and their children. 

believe housing creates five new roles exclusively for tenants

Job seeking customers of believe housing can apply to work for the housing association after it created five New Start paid work placements exclusively for tenants. 

National Housing Federation launches #PlanForHousing

In the run-up to the general election, the National Housing Federation has launched its #PlanForHousing campaign and is calling upon members to amplify their message to the next government.

life-changing financial support from believe housing 

believe housing is encouraging customers to talk about money – so its experts can help those who are struggling to make ends meet.  

storytelling project to boost literacy skills in community

Children are expanding their reading and writing skills as they work towards publishing their own book about a magical wishing tree. 

believe housing helps more than 3,000 customers to save money on water bills

believe housing has helped more than 3,000 customers to reduce their water bills – together saving them more than £400,000. 

Gruffalo trail volunteering in Hamsterley Forest

believe housing volunteers help build gruffalo 25th birthday party trail at North East forest

once-derelict site becomes a community thanks to housing association’s new homes

A new housing development, which regenerated a derelict social club site in County Durham, has quickly become a friendly community for its residents.