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The people of Salford show their love for where they live

28 August, 2019

Proud Salfordians have been ‘loving where they live’ as part of our annual Love Your Neighbourhood Week celebrations.

Communities came together for an action-packed week of activities and celebrations to mark Salix Homes’ third annual event, which took place from August 19 – 23 and aims to encourage people to take pride in their neighbourhoods.

From family-fun days, community clean-ups and our first ever Youth Conference hosted by our Boost4Youth panel, the week of action has been a great success.

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Swinton care home hailed as ‘heroes’

23 August, 2019
The Fountains residents and staff holding a cheque

A Salford care home which supports people living with dementia has been voted the winner of Salix Homes’ annual Springboard Heroes Awards.

The Fountains in Swinton are this year’s winner of the coveted award organised by Salix Homes to recognise community groups and initiatives that are making a difference in our neighbourhoods.

Someone is diagnosed with dementia every three minutes, and symptoms include memory loss, confusion and for some, forgetting their own loved ones.

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Salix Living in line for top award for its efforts to tackle homelessness

22 August, 2019

Ethical lettings agency Salix Living is in the running for a prestigious award in recognition of its efforts tackle the homelessness crisis in Greater Manchester.

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Knife crime and mental health top of agenda at Youth Conference

8 August, 2019
Salix Homes' Boost4Youth Panel

Knife crime, mental health and drug abuse will be top of the agenda at a Youth Conference taking place in Salford later this month.

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Salix Homes calls upon Salfordians to ‘Love their neighbourhood’

7 August, 2019

The people of Salford will show their love for their neighbourhoods later this month.

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Customer Satisfaction Survey - Have your say!

26 July, 2019
Thumbs down and thumbs up

We are now undertaking our annual customer satisfaction survey for our tenants and leaseholders.

The survey consists of key questions that allow us to find out what you think of the services provided and enable us to benchmark against other housing providers.

We have appointed a company called TLF to conduct the survey via telephone with the interviewers introducing themselves as calling from TLF on behalf of Salix Homes.

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Tributes paid to former Board member and tenant Mike Copple

23 July, 2019
Mike Copple

Tributes have been paid to Mike Copple - a long-standing supporter and tenant of Salix Homes who sadly passed away last week.

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Salix Homes tenancy support officer makes TV debut after heroic actions

18 July, 2019

The heroic actions of Salix Home’s very own tenancy support officer Keeley Jeng were featured on prime-time BBC series – Ambulance.

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Vote for your Salford community heroes

17 July, 2019

The finalists for the second annual Springboard Heroes Awards have been announced.

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Salix Homes named among top 50 landlords in the UK

16 July, 2019

Salix Homes has been named amongst the top 50 landlords in the UK for the second year running.

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Salix Homes officer helps snare fly-tipper

12 June, 2019

A Salford man’s good deed turned bad left his furious father in law refusing to speak to him for two days.

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High rise safety update

11 June, 2019

Latest update from Salix Homes' executive director of operations Sue Sutton on our building safety programme

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New Building Safety Charter launched

6 June, 2019

A group of developers, contractors and housing associations, including Salix Homes, have today launched a new Building Safety Charter in a call to action to raise the bar for building safety.

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Salix Living scoop award for efforts to tackle housing crisis

4 June, 2019
Pic credit UKBE and Joe Gardner Photography

Salix Living has scooped a prestigious award in recognition of its efforts to help tackle the housing crisis.

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Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GMHP) and local authorities come together to discuss ambitious future plans for the city region

29 May, 2019

BBC News Home Editor, Mark Easton was a guest speaker at an event last week which saw Greater Manchester Housing Providers come together with local authorities to discuss how they tackle some of the key housing challenges facing Greater Manchester.

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Mountain of rubbish cleared from Salford streets during spring clean

9 May, 2019

What do a bath tub, a mattress and pair of underpants have in common? They were all cleared from the streets of Salford during a major spring clean.

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VIDEO: ‘Save Salford Foodbank’ appeal gets much-needed cash boost

24 April, 2019
Lee Sugden, chief executive at Salix Homes, hands over a cheque for £1,197.95 to Salford Foodbank manager Mark Whittington.

A foodbank at risk of closure due to a funding shortage has received a much-needed financial boost from Salix Homes.

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Salford unites to help teens

18 April, 2019
Lee Sugden speaking at the launch

Employers, educational establishments and public sector organisations, including Salix Homes, are uniting in Salford to help young people find their way in life.

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£10,000 up for grabs for young people in Salford

17 April, 2019

A £10,000 funding pot is up for grabs for young people in Salford.

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Contractor appointed for Salford’s multi-million pound Poets development

11 April, 2019

A contractor has been appointed to deliver the next phase of a multi-million pound social housing development in Salford.

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