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Find out how your kids can help boost the spirits of our older residents this VE Day

4 May, 2020

This year we’re celebrating the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe, (VE Day) which marked the end of the Second World War.

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Salix Homes team members come to the rescue  

24 April, 2020

Each week a group of volunteers have been making thousands of phone calls to elderly and vulnerable tenants across Salford. 

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Volunteers step in for the Easter bunny to deliver 300 eggs to Salford families

16 April, 2020

Volunteers helped to lift spirits by delivering Easter eggs to hundreds of people across Salford during the coronavirus lockdown.

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Salford community shows appreciation for NHS frontline workers

9 April, 2020

Members of the Gypsy and Irish Traveller community have donated pizzas for the hardworking frontline staff at Salford Royal Hospital.

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The Spirit of Salford: Two friends from Ordsall support elderly residents during self-isolation

26 March, 2020

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak has worsened, many people across our neighbourhoods have been displaying the Spirit of Salford, by stepping forward to help older and more vulnerable people in our community.

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Coronavirus: a service update from our chief executive

25 March, 2020
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As you will be aware, the coronavirus outbreak is affecting organisations’ internal and external operations up and down the country, and for us at Salix Homes, it’s no different.

In these fast changing and uncertain times, we wanted to reassure you that the health and safety of our colleagues and customers is of the utmost importance to us and we are working tirelessly to ensure that we are working in the best interests of our staff and the communities in which we serve.

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Look out for coronavirus scams

24 March, 2020
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As the coronavirus crisis goes on, criminals use the opportunity to commit fraud.

Fraud can be quite sophisticated, or very simple. Knowing what to look for will help you avoid being a victim of crime.

There are quite a few scams going around at the moment.

Fake personal protection items

Beware of people turning up on your doorstep and offering:

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A look back: Salix Homes’ innovative approach to tackling the housing crisis catches the attention of the BBC

22 March, 2020

Salix Living has created almost 200 homes in Salford by bringing empty houses and deserted commercial buildings back into use

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A lookback: Building new futures on the Poets estate

20 March, 2020

In 2016, an ambitious new-build development project by Salix Homes was given the green light

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A look back: Earn while you learn with an apprenticeship at Salix Homes

17 March, 2020

Since becoming independent from Salford city council in 2015, Salix Homes has hired 29 apprentices internally and 89 through its contractor partners as part of their contractual obligations. 

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A lookback: Local charity thriving thanks to cash boost from Salix Homes 

16 March, 2020

Our community fund programme has helped over 200 local projects since 2017.  As part of our five year anniversary celebrations, we're looking back at some of the milestone monents for Salix Homes. 

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A look back: Recovering from the Boxing Day floods

14 March, 2020

Boxing Day 2015 is a day that residents of Salford will not soon forget. As part of our five year anniversary celebrations, we're looking back at some of the milestone monents at Salix Homes. 

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Help protect yourself and others against the Coronavirus

12 March, 2020

Help protect yourself and others against the Coronavirus by washing your hands more often and for 20 seconds.

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New customer committee paves way for future of tenant engagement

10 March, 2020

Salford-based housing association, Salix Homes, has launched a new Customer Committee giving its tenants a real voice by allowing customers unfettered access to scrutinise the organisation.  

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Coronavirus outbreak and our services

10 March, 2020

Following the recent outbreak of Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, in the UK, we understand that our customers may have concerns regarding how the outbreak could affect you and the service you receive from Salix Homes.

First and foremost, we want you and your neighbours to stay fit and healthy and the best way to do that, is to follow the advice given by Public Health England and the NHS. (hyperlink with www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/)

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Salford based housing association stars in BBC documentary focussing on the UK housing crisis

4 March, 2020

Housing association, Salix Homes, has featured in the second series of a BBC documentary series, Britain’s Housing Scandal, demonstrating how it is tackling the housing crisis.

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Salford Scorpions are ready for play thanks to Salix Homes 

20 February, 2020

The Salford Scorpions, a ‘flag football’ team, has been presented with a cheque for £1,000 by Salford-based housing association Salix Homes. 

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A Salford based support group for carers receives cash boost from Salix Homes

14 February, 2020

Housing association, Salix Homes, recently donated £500 through its Springboard community fund to local support group Time Out for Carers. 

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Salix Homes shows its commitment to tackling hate crime in Salford

12 February, 2020

Salix Homes has become one of first nine organisations to successfully complete the Manchester Community Safety Partnership’s Third Party Reporting Centre refresher training.

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Salix Homes celebrates National Apprenticeship Week 2020

6 February, 2020

The Housing Association has helped over 100 people into apprenticeships in the last five years. 

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