Summer Newsletter now available Our Summer Newsletter is now available and filled with updates on our performance, what support services are available and much more.
Inspirational and irreplaceable Tributes pour in for Pat McGinlay MBE, founding member of Glen Oaks - who has died. Pat was described as “inspirational and irreplaceable” and passed away after a brief stay in hospital.
23 Aug Read about our plans for the future We are excited to share with you our Business plan summary. This document shares with you our plans for the future and our 6 main objectives for the next five years.
04 May NHS translating service The NHS provides an interpreting service for residents whose first language is not English. Click here to read the information leaflet.
22 Apr SPSO's complaint handling advice The Scottish Public Service Ombudsman have a really informative video on their website explaining how to complain. Click here to view the video.
20 Apr Support Service Information If you are looking for mental health support, there are loads of services out there. Read more here . . .
25 Mar Glasgow City Council announces changes to refuse collections The way Glasgow City Council collect your bins is changing.
25 Mar Greater Pollok Design School Greater Pollok Design School has now been launched. This is a great opportunity for local people to get involved in the design of their neighbourhood in fun and creative ways.
18 Mar Callpay number has changed to 0330 041 6497 The number to phone the Callpay IVR payment line (Interactive Voice Response) to make rent payments has changed. It has now change to 0330 041 6497 which is now a free service.
15 Mar Take action prevent arrears! If you’re on Universal Credit, and claiming housing costs to pay your rent, you must let the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) know of the annual rent increase. For more information on how to do this read here.
29 Jan £7.1m Homes boost for Arden Families move in to 49 much-needed new affordable housing for rent at Kilmuir Close. Glen Oaks is pleased to announce we have completed 49 stylish, new properties in Arden with tenants having now moved in. Read more about our new development here.
18 Jan Social Child Payment New benefit starting in February, providing families with £40 per child under 6 years old, if you are on tax credits or eligible benefits.
18 Jan Changes to our services due to Covid restrictions Some of our services have had to change due to the current lockdown restrictions. Our repair services is operating an emergency only service.
08 Jan Free Handyman Service The Handy Person Service is still operating on the basis of urgent/priority jobs to keep people safe, warm and independent.
23 Dec Support over the festive period There are lots of useful numbers and websites available on our goConnect page to provide support over the festive period. It has been updated recently with further services.
11 Dec 2019/2020 Annual Report Our 2019/2020 Annual Report is now available for Download.
26 Nov Landlord report The Regulator publishes on their website a report about each Registered Social Landlord with key data from the ARC. You can read our Landlord Report here . . .
18 Nov Vacancies Details of current vacancies can be found here.
17 Nov Allocations enquiries We are receiving an unprecedented number of housing allocation enquiries. We will endeavor to respond to your enquiry within 10 working days.
21 Sep Active Arden Walking Group The Active Arden Walking Group will return on Thursday 8th October 12pm – 1pm. All walks will be socially distanced. Walks may be subject to change according to government guidelines. If you would like to join us, please phone Erin on 0141 620 2732, or message us on our Facebook page.
15 Sep Cancer Support during Lockdown Summary: Support for Cancer Lockdown has been an exceptionally difficult time for those with a cancer diagnosis. Financial and emotional support is available from the following services.
30 Jul WorkingRite Opportunities WorkingRite is currently recruiting and ready to start young people aged from 16 – 24 who are looking for opportunities with paid allowance that could help them secure a very decent future.
21 Jul Thistle Home Contents Insurance Thistle Tenant Risks Home Contents Insurance Scheme is a specialist insurance scheme for social housing tenants living in Scotland.
08 Jul Letter from the Minister for Local Government, Planning and Housing Kevin Stewart, the Minister for Local Government, has written an open letter to all our tenants. It helps set out how landlords and tenants should work together as we emerge from lockdown.
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