Categories: ng homes
ng homes hosting a Community Information and Advice Open Day
ng homes are hosting their next Community Information and Advice Open Day this coming Thursday 23 March 2023 from 4-7pm at Saracen House, Possilpark.
ng homes hosts University College Cork visit to Possilpark
Students from University College Cork (UCC) visited ng homes and community partners at Saracen House, Possilpark earlier this week as part of a study visit to Glasgow hearing about community building, community empowerment and the challenges and issues facing community groups.
ACTIVATING POTENTIAL – POPULAR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT COURSE CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL RETURN
Students are celebrating having successfully completed Activate, a popular and widely recognised community development course, on its first session back following the Covid-19 pandemic.
ng homes receives funding for new cycle projects
ng homes was delighted to receive funding from Glasgow City Council's ‘Go Cycle Glasgow’ Fund to support new cycling projects planned for 2023.
Back to School - Supporting the a 'Developing the Young Workforce' careers fair
ng homes attended a Developing the Young Workforce (DYW) careers carousel at All Saints Secondary earlier this month as part of our employability initiative.
Supporting and connecting the community with Lottery funding
ng homes’ Community Regeneration team continues to work closely with the community, housing staff and community partners to help those in need with pre-loved good quality furniture and furnishings.
Community Networking Breakfasts continue to build partnerships
The popular Community Networking Breakfast programme takes place monthly at ng homes' Saracen House office in Possilpark. The ‘breakfast’ is open to organisations, community groups, entrepreneurs, and others interested in connecting and building partnerships to support community members.
Social Tariffs – Staying connected for less
An internet connection – broadband for most – has become essential for everyday life from communication to finding out information to entertainment. Social tariffs are special low-cost broadband deals available to customers receiving certain benefits - find out more.
Support Scotland campaign offering help support, and advice during cost of living crisis
The Scottish Government is currently running a campaign to offer help, advice and support to help you through the challenges you may be facing during the cost of living crisis.
North Glasgow strategy to boost public transport and help communities thrive
Plans and designs of how towns centres in North Glasgow could be improved - including Possilpark, Maryhill and Springburn - have been shared as part of a draft North Glasgow Strategic Development Framework.
ng homes 2022 Landlord Report is now available
ng homes' Landlord Reportfor 2022, which highlights our performance over the past 12 months, is now available.
Thank You to local businesses and organisations for your support to the North Glasgow community
As we head into the festive season, businesses and organisations have been working hard to make it a happy one for the community. There are so many wonderful people and organisations out there and we would like to say a BIG community Thank You to you all.
McDermott Group and M-Four bringing festive cheer to North Glasgow residents
This week, Christmas came early to Springburn in Glasgow, as the McDermott Group and M-Four presented over 100 gifts to the children and residents at ng homes’ Balgrayhill Multi-Storey Flats.
Opportunities for 16-26 year olds across Glasgow on a 6 month funded programme
Remade Network and our community partners ng homes, Cranhill Development Trust, Parkhead Housing Association and DRC Employability are searching for 20 IT trainees (FTE) to participate in a vocational training programme at Remade’s new Repair Academysupported by the UK Government Community Renewal Fund.
Trainees will work with Remade Network and their partner organisation to support the de
Heating our homes, reducing bills, creating new jobs - and saving the planet
By Jacqueline McLaren
Councillor for the Canal Ward
This week I had the privilege to attend a COP26 event here in the North of Glasgow, organised by our very own ng homes.
The visit was to see first-hand a newly installed District Heating System that ng homes have installed for their tenants in two tower blocks on Balgrayhill Road.
ng homes have housing stock across the North
Furniture donation made to North Glasgow primary school
ng homes partnered up with SHARE to assist with a donation of furniture to Saracen Primary School in North Glasgow.
John Devine appointed as ng homes’ new CEO as Robert Tamburrini retires
Following the recent recruitment process John Devine, former Deputy CEO (Regeneration) at ng homes, will take on the role of CEO in September 2021 as Robert Tamburrini retires after 28 years of service.