Residents of sheltered scheme receive heart-warming pictures from local school children

11 June, 2020

Local Salford school children have helped to raise the spirits of their elderly neighbours by drawing and sending them pictures.  

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Supporting Black Lives Matter

10 June, 2020

Statement from Greater Manchester Housing Providers. 

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Salford staff volunteer at emergency women's shelter

8 June, 2020

A number of staff from Salford-based housing association, Salix Homes, have been volunteering during the coronavirus pandemic at emergency facilities set up to rehouse the homeless.

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Mayor of Greater Manchester joins housing providers to provide extra support for care leaver

5 June, 2020

Greater Manchester’s largest affordable housing providers have joined forces with the Mayor of Greater Manchester to improve opportunities for young people who have previously lived in care.

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Staying COVID-19 secure in 2020 

3 June, 2020

From Monday 1st June 2020, with new safety measures in place, we have resumed our services. 

We are complying fully with the government’s guidance on managing the risk of COVID-19 and the safety of our customers and staff remains our number one priority. 

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Salix Homes Customer Committee kicks off first digital meeting of the year

2 June, 2020

Salford-based housing association, Salix Homes, officially kicked off the start of its Customer Committee last week by holding its first digital video meeting. 

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Mother and daughter from Salford reunited during coronavirus pandemic

1 June, 2020

A woman has been reunited with her long-lost mother after years of no contact thanks to a local Salford social worker and Salford-based housing association, Salix Homes.

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Update to our services

22 May, 2020

It is now two months since the reality of the COVID-19 pandemic began to be felt across the country.

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Planning approved for extra-care dementia friendly development in Salford

14 May, 2020

Salford-based housing association, Salix Homes has secured planning approval for an extra-care dementia friendly development of 70 apartments on Arrow Street in Salford.

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An update from Lee Sugden

11 May, 2020

An update from our CEO following the latest Government announcement

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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
microscopic view of coronavirus

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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