Salford flat recovered from fraudsters now providing safe haven for roughsleepers

30 January, 2019
Anne Marie Bancroft, tenancy specialist at Salix Homes

A flat in Salford recovered from fraudsters is now being used as a safe haven for homeless people.

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Work underway on multi-million pound Canon Green Campus development

24 January, 2019

Work is underway on a multi-million pound redevelopment project that will bring more than 100 affordable homes to Salford.

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More than £90,000 channelled into Salford community projects

16 January, 2019

More than £90,000 has been ploughed into community projects and good causes in Salford during the past year thanks to Salix Homes.

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Tackling empty homes could help solve housing crisis

8 January, 2019

Our chief executive Lee Sugden on why tackling empty homes could be prove a crucial tactic for tackling the growing housing crisis

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Salix Homes staff spread Christmas cheer to families in poverty

19 December, 2018
Janet Browne from Salix Homes with the mountain of Christmas gifts collected for families experiencing poverty.

Kind-hearted staff at Salix Homes have been spreading some festive cheer to families in need this Christmas.

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Helping our tenants stay warm and well this winter

12 December, 2018

Salix Homes’ Neighbourhood Teams have been spreading some Christmas cheer amongst our elderly tenants this winter.

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Flagship housing development for doctors and nurses opened in Salford today

11 December, 2018

A flagship housing development exclusively for clinical staff moving to the area has officially opened in Salford today (Tuesday, December 11).

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Abandoned women’s hostel to be transformed into social housing

6 December, 2018

Work is underway to transform a derelict former women’s hostel in Salford into much-needed social housing.

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Teenage photographers capture life in Salford through their eyes

15 November, 2018
Salix Homes has supported the Oasis Academy with a photography project

A new photography project has captured life in Salford through the lens of the younger generation.

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Salix Homes clamps down on fraudsters

8 November, 2018
Salix Homes tenancy specialist Anne-Marie Bancroft

Salix Homes has launched a campaign to clampdown on fraudsters.

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Helping the homeless in Salford

6 November, 2018

Salix Homes set up a pop-up soup kitchen in Pendleton to help the homeless community. 

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Multi-million pound refurb underway at Salford tower block once earmarked for demolition

29 October, 2018

A major improvement scheme at an iconic Salford tower block once earmarked for demolition is now underway.

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Salford families enjoy trip to Safari Park

26 October, 2018
Safari Park Trip

Salford families enjoyed a fun-filled day out at Knowsley Safari Park thanks to a helping hand from Salix Homes.

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New yoga class hopes to get Salford residents active and social

24 October, 2018

A new yoga class has been set up at Salford Wrestling Academy to address a lack of available sessions in the city.

Organiser Diane Wilson, a long-time yoga enthusiast, was motivated to get the initiative up and running after struggling to find a decent place to practise. 

While Manchester city centre boasts a thriving yoga scene, Salford’s yogis have been left disappointed by class closures and a lack of opportunities.

Determined to fix this, Diane reached out to Salix Homes’ Springboard fund, which provides cash injections to projects that benefit the community. 

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Flagship housing development for doctors and nurses receives national honour

23 October, 2018
Alexander Gardens

A flagship housing development exclusively for clinical staff in Salford has been honoured at a national awards ceremony.

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Women in Bloom event shines spotlight on mental health for mums

17 October, 2018

An event to raise awareness of mental health during pregnancy and for new mums will take place in Salford later this month.

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Nominations open for the Spirit of Salford Community Awards

11 October, 2018
Spirit of Salford Community Awards

Nominations are now open for the Spririt of Salford Community Awards.

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Introducing our Boost4Youth panel

10 October, 2018

Salix Homes is proud to introduce our brand new youth panel - Boost4Youth.

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Eight Salford fly-tippers caught out in clamp-down

9 October, 2018
Maria Lester from Salix Homes' Environment Team.

Salix Homes has caught eight fly-tippers in Salford as part of a week-long crack-down.

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Welcome to our first ever annual edition of Limelight 

9 October, 2018

As part of our plans to modernise communications, we are delighted to release the first annual bumper edition of Limelight. 

This edition with a fresh new look, will showcase our highlights over the past year. Within the [past year we’ve built more affordable homes. Helped elderly people maintain their independence, launched our brand-new youth panel and hosted our second annual Love Your Neighbourhood Week. 

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