On your estate

Business success for Springwell resident

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

Housing company tenant and professional hairdresser and beautician Emma Lowery is celebrating a win at The English Hair and Beauty Awards. After reaching the finals, Emma received Highly Commended at… Read More

Dementia support for Gateshead residents

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

The Gateshead Dementia Action Alliance (DAA) is making Gateshead more dementia friendly with a new online information page and a programme of Dementia Friends information sessions. The DAA is made… Read More

Felling Food Network

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

A new initiative to tackle food poverty in Felling has just been launched. Felling Food Network collects surplus food, which would otherwise go to waste, and donations from members of… Read More

Estate Walkabouts

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

During September and October, we completed a series of Estate Walkabouts, which saw Neighbourhood Housing Officers meet up with residents to get your views on your estate and plan priorities… Read More

A Greggs-ellent breakfast

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

Since 2015 the housing company has worked in partnership with Greggs Foundation to support three breakfast clubs in primary schools across Gateshead, giving children a good start to their school… Read More

Polytunnel of love

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

Tom Carrick, who lives in Whickham, loves his garden. So when his lean-to greenhouse had to be removed for important external wall insulation works to his bungalow, he was devastated…. Read More

Refugees get into football

by The Gateshead Housing Company & filed under News, On your estate.

The housing company has helped to set up a football club made up of Syrian refugees and other members of the community. The club will help the refugees to engage… Read More