Pedal on! ng homes secures funding for cycling activities in 2024.
ng homes has secured funding from Go Cycle to continue our Active Travel and cycling activities including Play on Pedals, Dr Bike and our Active Travel Hub. Find out more about when these activities will be running in 2024!
ng homes offers energy assistance to tenants through new partnership
ng homes has partnered with The Wise Group to offer energy advice to tenants. The partnership offers ng homes tenants access to a wide range of services, including assistance with billing issues, applying for funding to help with energy debt, switching energy suppliers and more.
Partnership working continues to grow through ng homes' Community Networking Breakfasts
Organisations and groups in North Glasgow are invited to ng homes' Community Networking Breakfasts, which are helping to bring together people, resources, and connections establishing new partnerships.
Join ng homes at our next Community Information and Advice Open Day
ng homes are hosting our next Community Information and Advice Open Day Monday 2 October 2023. Come along and find out more - from local support for the cost-of-living crisis to what's happening in your community!
Enjoy the Glasgow September Weekend – We're here if you need us.
Find out more about when ng homes offices will be closed over the September holiday weekend and how to get in touch if you have an emergency.
Let's talk! Our first Getting to Know You tenant survey is here!
Our very first 'Getting to Know You' tenant survey is here - help us shape our services to better meet your needs!
Community networking going strong at monthly 'Breakfasts'
Monthly Community Networking Breakfasts, hosted by ng homes, continue to be a huge success in bringing together people and organisations to share resources, connections, and experiences.
Growing our team - ng homes is seeking Energy Advisors to support tenants
ng homes is now actively recruiting Energy Advisors to assist tenants reduce their expenditure on household energy and provide fuel debt support and advice.
Your Community Needs You. Learn more about joining ng homes Board!
Want to make a real difference to the North Glasgow community? ng homes is looking for residents to join their Board - find out more!
Karen Dunbar’s ‘School of Rap’ showcases the talent of North Glasgow through new documentary
The red carpet was rolled out to welcome special guests to Saracen House, Possilpark to mark two special showings of a new BBC documentary, Karen’s Dunbar’s ‘School of Rap’, showcasing her heartwarming journey into community activities through the pandemic.
Office closures over the late May bank holiday
Our offices will be closing for the late May bank holiday weekend - find out how to get in touch and more!
ng homes hosting a Community 'Drop-in' Event Wednesday 17 May
ng homes are hosting their next Community Information and Advice Open Day this coming Wednesday 17 May 2023 from 12noon-2pm at Saracen House, Possilpark.
What is the event?
Come along and meet with local/community advice and support organisations who can help you with benefits, finances, questions about energy and more.
Attendees at previous events included:
Jobs Business Glasgow Home
Scotland Fashion Week - Unheard Voices: celebrating diversity and creativity in North Glasgow
Scotland Fashion Week – Unheard Voices, a unique community collaboration of fashion design, music and art, took place last week in Saracen House, Possilpark and across Glasgow.
Easter is coming - our offices will be closing
ng homes will be CLOSED for Good Friday (7 April 2023) and Easter Monday (10 April 2023). We're here to help if you need us - find out how to get in touch.
ng homes dedicated to supporting North Glasgow community through the Cost-of-Living Crisis.
ng homes has received funding from the National Lottery Community Fund, the Scottish Government and the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations to support vulnerable tenants and families in North Glasgow.
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.
Action in Glasgow’s Possilpark hailed as national inspiration
The people of Possilpark, in the north of the city, have created the UK’s first Community Improvement District, spearheaded by the group Remaking Saracen. This work - and more - is the beginning of what supporters hope will be an ongoing drive to build on community pride and tackle anti-social behaviour while improving the look, feel and fortunes of the area.
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.