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What do the Budget announcements mean for housing in the Sheffield City Region?

In today’s Budget the Chancellor for the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, made a series of announcements outlining how the Government plans to address the housing crisis in the UK. Prior to the announcement housing was expected to feature heavily, and the Chancellor left a raft of housing policies until the end of his speech, promising to […]

November 22, 2017

Tell us what’s important to you and treat yourself too!

Got 20 minutes to spare? We want to know what’s important to you when it comes to customer service. If you have 20 minutes to spare on Thursday 23rd November get in touch! We’ll book you in for a quick phone call at a time that suits you…and to say thanks send you a £10 high street […]

November 7, 2017

New Chair for South Yorkshire Housing Association

A leading housing academic and adviser on national housing policy has been named as the new Chair of South Yorkshire Housing Association. Professor of Housing Studies at Sheffield Hallam University, Ian Cole, takes over from the outgoing Barbara Walsh who has stepped down after serving nine years on the Board. Professor Cole has gained a […]

November 2, 2017

New free support service for older people in Sheffield launches

A new service that provides free support for people aged 55 and over launches in Sheffield today. Our LiveWell at Home service offers a range of support on all things related to health and housing. From today anyone in Sheffield will be able to call on them for help with things like feeling lonely, debt […]

October 17, 2017

Whitfield House celebrates 10th anniversary in style

More than sixty people joined us at Whitfield House in Glossop to celebrate the extra care scheme’s 10th anniversary. We were joined by residents, relatives, partners and friends, many of whom have been involved in the service from the beginning, to celebrate the anniversary in style. There was live music, dancing, food and drink, presentations […]

October 9, 2017

Annual Report to Customers launches

Our Annual Report to Customers for 2017 is now available to read online. This year we’ve turned the Annual Report to Customers into a separate website, which means that you can view the full report on any device, wherever and whenever you want. The report gives you a summary of what we’ve been up to […]

October 2, 2017

Group smash fundraising target with charity hair shave

A group of fundraisers led by one of SYHA’s Board members have smashed their fundraising target. The group, led by Maggie Riley, a non-executive board member at South Yorkshire Housing Association, are part of the 60/600 fundraising challenge set up by Julie Brailey to mark her 60th birthday, which aimed to bring 60 people together […]

September 21, 2017

Environmentalists blog – August 2017

What a fantastic month it has been for the Maltby Environmentalists! The group were lucky to appear not once, but twice on BBC Radio Sheffield over the past few weeks! The first appearance saw James having a chat with Rony who had been asking South Yorkshire what we were proud of…well we couldn’t be prouder […]

August 21, 2017

Environmentalists blog – TPAS awards win

Fresh from their national TPAS award for Excellence in Community Action, our Engagement Officer, James Smith, spoke to Freda who runs the Environmentalists group about what the award means to them. You’ll also notice another guest appearance from Baby the dog who received her very own medal! We really enjoyed the whole awards evening – below […]

July 18, 2017

Environmentalists blog – July 2017

Our Environmentalists have been busy over the past couple of months enjoying the sunshine and have been up to loads! We were delighted to welcome our newest member Olivia to the Environmentalists, and we’ve even recruited some furry friends to help us with our work! Don’t Jack and Jazzy look great.    Take a look […]

July 6, 2017