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Rebecca Allen works as a receptionist at Golden Lane Housing and Mencap’s office in Manchester. She explains how working has helped her.
Together with tenants, J Tomlinson Ltd, Jewson, Barlows and Mencap we completed a garden makeover in Stockport.
We’re thrilled that Nigel Litten, planned programme manager has been shortlisted for a Housing Heroes Award 2017.
Tessa Bolt has made history as the first known person with Down’s Syndrome to give oral evidence to a parliamentary committee.
Golden Lane Housing’s won Project of the Year at the Building Communities Awards 2017 for our fantastic In-house Repairs team.
Delighted to receive a 2 star accreditation from Best Companies, and listed as number 20 in The Sunday Times 100 Best Not-For-Profit Organisations to Work For 2017.
GLH has independently responded to the consultation paper on the funding of supported living and in collaboration with six other Registered Providers.
During February, Golden Lane Housing’s John Verge is answering questions about housing matters on Mencap’s FamilyHub.
During the Christmas period Golden Lane Housing’s office will be closed from 12 noon on Friday 23 December 2016 until 9am on Tuesday 3 January 2017.
Golden Lane Housing is a nominated finalist for a NHMF Best Small Client Award 2017, and two Building Communities Awards 2017.
GLH has a new Chair! Louise Li was elected to the position of Chair by the Board following the decision by Neil McCall to retire from the position.
Gudrun and Fred are the first people Golden Lane Housing helped in 1998 to find a place to call home with Mencap. #ThanksJudy
Our annual tenant survey asks people what they think about our services. There are two ways to complete it, by post or online.
We are holding ‘Open House’ days for families, commissioners and support providers who are helping people with a learning disability to rent a place.
LH has been awarded the highest rating by the Homes and Communities Agency in our first year of being a Registered Provider.
Housing Week was a success! A Minster and MP visited tenants, other people shared their stories and took part in our first #GLHRepairs tenant day
Timothy became a DJ at a Community Radio Station in Cornwall and wanted to find a place to live close to his activities and work.
Alaine and her friends Kelly and Jane were delighted to find out their tired kitchen was being replaced with shiny new accessible.
Katie, Elizabeth and Tessa decided to change support provider to Mencap. By going to a Mencap forum their friendship has grown with Ruth and Kate.
GLH tenants, Paul and Alex spent two days with our operatives learning new skills while carrying out a range of general repairs at tenants’ homes.