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Awards and accolades

Salix Homes is very proud to be a leader in the social housing sector and we have picked up a number of awards and accolades over the years in recognition of our achievements.

In recent years we’ve been honoured for a range of our successes in a number of areas including digital inclusion, tackling welfare reform, strengthening communities and tenant involvement.

  • Top 50 Landlords - We’ve come in at number 11 in the prestigious 24Housing Top 50 Landlords 2018 roll of honour. 
  • Platinum Neighbourhood Award -  Environmental charity Keep Britain Tidy recognises our efforts to transform the Spike Island area in Lower Broughton.
  • 24 Housing Awards - Highly commended for A ground-breaking development to provide affordable homes for young people in Salford.
  • Institute of Customer Service (ICS) national ServiceMark accreditation 2017 - ServiceMark is a national standard, which recognises an organisation's achievements in customer service, and its commitment to upholding those standards. 
  • Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations 2017 -Salix Homes has been ranked 82nd in the prestigious Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations To Work For 2017 list
  • HANA Award 2016- Our Finance Team was named joint winners of the Finance Team of the Year (small to medium-organisation category) in the prestigious Housing Association National Accountancy (HANA) Awards.
  • Investors in People Gold Standard 2016 - In recognition of the way we develop, support and motivate our employees. Commended for our clear vision, effective team working and strong staff training programmes.
  • UK Housing Awards 2015 - Highly commended in the Outstanding Campaign of the Year category for ‘The Power of Yes’ campaign which raised awareness ahead of the stock transfer
  • National Federation of ALMOS Award 2014 - In recognition of our ‘Connecting Customers' project, which teaches tenants essential IT skills and money management.
  • TPAS National Awards 2013 - Our Customer Senate was awarded the National Excellence in Tenant-led Scrutiny Award.
  • Housing Excellence Award 2013 - Our former customer senator James Gillard was crowned Tenant of the Year after impressing judges with his dedication to serving his community.
  • Best Companies 2013 - One to watch 
  • Housemark ASB accredited 2013 - For our compliance with the Respect ASB Charter.
  • National Federation of ALMOS Award 2013 - We scooped the Most Innovative Project Award for our energy efficiency improvements to the New Barracks estate, Best Community Initiative for our Making Differences Count project; and our tenant Charlotte Boardman won the Outstanding Young Person Award for the inspiring work she has done in our communities.
  • UK Housing Awards 2012 - We received the coveted Sustainable Landlord of the Year award for our Salix Green initiative; our innovative and holistic approach to tackle fuel poverty, reduce our carbon footprint and improve the energy efficiency of our homes.
  • Living Wage accreditation 2012 -  We were very proud to become one of a number of organisations to offer the Living Wage to all our staff, and have been accredited by the Living Wage Foundation