Staying Safe Online – Our Top Ten tips

The internet offers a world of opportunities for us all, but it’s important to stay safe when online. To mark Safer Internet Day 2016, we’ve put together a list of 10 top tips for using the internet whether at work or home: 1.Install antivirus software The first step to staying safe on the internet is to… Read more »

Trust tops the charts as the most connected landlord

For the third consecutive year, Halton Housing Trust has been named as the ‘Most Connected Landlord’ in the UK, from a study of hundreds of housing associations across the country. The Connected Housing Index 2015 research, conducted by Visceral Business, reviewed the online activities of housing associations throughout the UK, and found the Trust was… Read more »

Trust encourages customers to download app in 2016

Halton Housing Trust is encouraging customers to simplify their life in 2016 by downloading their free customer app. Since the app’s launch in 2014, an impressive 2147 customers have downloaded it to pay their rent, check their rent balance, report ASB and request repairs and the aim is to get 90% of customers signed up… Read more »

Trust employees sleep over to raise awareness of homelessness

Brave employees from Halton Housing Trust spent the night in the Select Security Stadium last week, joining many people across the borough to raise awareness of homelessness and mental health. Teresa Tierney, Daz Morland, Kelle McShane and Pat Hansen raised money individually, and the Trust also donated £250, all going towards Nightstop Communities Northwest to… Read more »

Homes on Page Lane available soon

Homes are available soon on our new build development at Vineyard Way, Page Lane, Widnes. The development comprises of 21 X 2 bedroom, mid terraced and semi detached houses, and 18 X 1 & 2 bedroom apartments. The properties are designed and built to a high standard, with front and rear landscaped gardens and off… Read more »

Trust raises over £5000 for Mind Halton

A month of festive fundraising in December has raised an incredible £5000 for local mental health charity Mind. Fun loving staff at Halton Housing Trust came to work dressed as elves and washed cars, took part in a sponsored silence, created ‘elfie selfies’ and had wet sponges thrown at them – all in the name… Read more »

Merry Christmas from everyone at the Trust!

We would like to wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Every year we run a Christmas card design competition with local school children, with the winning image chosen for our corporate Christmas card. This year’s winner was Ava Lily Elwell Higgins, age 7, from St Gerard’s Catholic Primary School, in Widnes… Read more »

The Trust celebrates 10th birthday

Halton Housing Trust marked its 10th birthday last week, with celebrations for customers and staff. Involved customers enjoyed a party, hosted by the Customer Engagement team, to thank them for their hard work in helping to shape the Trust’s services, and nearly all 280 staff came together at the Camp and Furnace in Liverpool to… Read more »

The Trust’s £30,000 ‘Mind’ makeover

The Runcorn charity branch of Mind, has undergone a refurbishment programme to the value of £30,000, thanks to Halton Housing Trust. To celebrate the Trust’s 10th Anniversary, local charities were given the opportunity to apply to become our new charity of the year 2015-2016, and to benefit from the investment, in what is a very… Read more »