New homelessness support service opens in Widnes

A new service which aims to help transform the lives of those experiencing homelessness was officially opened on Monday in Widnes by The Mayor of Halton, Cllr Ellen Cargill. Developed by Halton Housing Trust and run by The Salvation Army, Brennan Lodge, on Albert Road in central Widnes, will offer temporary accommodation for 39 residents…. Read more »

Great Feedback for our new TV channel and Web Portal

We recently launched a new way to contact us – Halton Housing Trust Community; a new channel that’s available on your TV through Sky, Virgin or games consoles Playstation, Wii and Xbox. At the click of a button you can access all our services, such as, information on ways to pay your rent, searching for… Read more »

Accessing the Trust’s services

This announcement is to advise you of important changes about how you can access the Trust’s services. You can now pay your rent, report a repair, find a home, report anti-social behaviour and much more using our improved online services, reducing the need for over the telephone and face to face advice. If you are… Read more »

Barkla Fields – Contractor Update

On 29th April 2015 we were informed that the contractor appointed to build our extra care scheme at Barkla Fields in Widnes, had gone into administration. We are in the process of reviewing the options available to us and we are in discussions with other potential contractors to complete the build, which is currently approximately… Read more »

Vikings classed as Outstanding

Widnes Vikings Academy Awarded Outstanding Status following independent Academy Audit. The Club is delighted to announce that this week the RFL has awarded the Widnes Vikings Academy ‘Outstanding’ status, following an independent Academy Audit. In just the fourth season back in Super League the Widnes Vikings Academy has secured the highest possible grade. This is… Read more »

Apprentice Scoops Top Award

An apprentice plasterer from Halton Housing Trust is celebrating after picking up a prestigious Halton Business and Tourism Award. Jordan Hill, who lives in St Helens, received his award last week at the event organised by Halton Chamber of Commerce which attracted the best business talent from across Runcorn and Widnes. Having won ‘Apprentice of… Read more »

Join our Board

We are looking for two new Board Members to join us at this exciting time. We have recently refreshed our strategy and identified a range of key transformational and business priorities that will drive strong plans for the Trust. The role is complex and diverse and can involve monitoring and improving performance and service delivery… Read more »