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Homeowners can get a home fire safety visit

The October issue of our customer newsletter, YourPlace Matters, is out now - and it's packed full of great stories and advice.

Staff are here to help

Scotland's leading housing, care and property management group has been recognised for outstanding customer service by a prestigious UK scheme.

Our Power you've got the power

Tenants can access cheaper energy thanks to Our Power - a ‘not for profit’ energy supply company.

Tenants and homeowners shape service

A new improved £33 million repairs service is being rolled out to thousands of tenants and factored homeowners across Wheatley Group communities in the west of Scotland.

BBC training course

A tenant has landed a full-time job with the BBC after doing a course GHA helped set up – and you could join him.

Volunteering

If you want to find a new career, improve your confidence and help make a difference to other people, then volunteering could be for you.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

A new training course can help tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

Launch of My Money service in Cranhill

Thousands of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Scotland’s biggest city will be given a personal money mentor as part of a pioneering new scheme to tackle poverty and inequality.

Community Plan

Views are being sought on Glasgow's Draft Community Plan – covering everything from health and wealth to jobs and childcare.

Hoarding

Wheatley Group is highlighting an issue that is more widespread than many people think – hoarding.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Housing estates across central Scotland are being put under the microscope by Keep Scotland Beautiful in a new scheme to make communities great.

Modern apprentices

We’ve launched a last call for applications for this year’s Modern Apprenticeships.

New bursary scheme launched for tenants

We're offering lifeline support to tenants and their families to pursue their dreams of going to university.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

90 modern apprenticeships are available for young people

Ninety young people from some of Scotland’s most deprived communities are being given the chance to kickstart their career through new apprenticeships.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A new charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

Minister backs environmental campaign

Ninety apprentices and trainees, including people from disadvantaged communities, are learning how to make Scotland’s neighbourhoods cleaner and greener.

TV weather predicts warm winter for tenants

Scotland’s largest social landlord launches its latest WinterReady initiative.

41 young people sign up for apprentice programme

Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group has doubled this year its number of Modern Apprentices.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

Wheatley Group is looking for 45 young people who like working outdoors to become its latest apprentices.

35th Click and Connect opening in Toryglen

GHA has opened a new digital learning centre in Toryglen to give social housing tenants access to free online access and support.

Environmental scheme will create nearly 200 jobs

Wheatley Group, Cube's parent company, has announced it will invest more than £100 million over the next five years in maintaining and improving communities across Central Scotland.

Apprenticeship scheme gives teenager hope

A Glasgow teenager has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

MCR Pathways

Young people from disadvantaged communities are receiving vital mentoring support thanks to staff from Wheatley Group.

Wheatley Group is looking for 37 new Modern Apprentices

GHA's parent organisaton, Wheatley Group, is making a last call to recruit 37 new Modern Apprentices.

The January 2016 issue of YourPlace Matters, the newsletter for our factored homeowners, is out now.