Category: In Your Area

 
 
In Your Area | 08/06/2022
Celebrations at Oldham Food Grocers for Eid and Jubilee

As the Oldham Food Grocers has successfully been up and running since January 2022, the Jigsaw Homes Neighbourhood Engagement Team held a joint Eid and Jubilee celebration to thank the…

 
General, In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards, Neighbourhood | 27/05/2022
£450,000 Community funding available for 2022!

Our £450,000 community fund is now available for neighbourhood and community based projects! The fund supports local projects run by charities, resident and community groups, voluntary organisations, social enterprises and…

 
Gardens & Allotments, General, In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards, Neighbourhood | 23/05/2022
Jigsaw Group Gardening Competition Now Open!

Do you have a creative garden, yard, window box, lawn or hanging basket? Whether you have a huge garden, a collection of tubs on your balcony/patio or a shared space…

General, In Your Area | 18/05/2022
Miles Platting Residents Benefit from Jigsaw Homes’ Support

Jigsaw Homes have been working hard to support residents across Miles Platting by helping organisations and residents successfully apply for funding. Neighbourhood Engagement Officer Gemma Bennet helped the Miles Platting…

 
General, In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Neighbourhood | 18/05/2022
Foundation Funding Helps Oldham Pupils Go Outdoors

An Oldham school has received more than £2,700 from Jigsaw Foundation to help with equipment for outdoor learning. Spring Brook Academy was presented with a £2,750 grant to buy outdoor…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 21/04/2022
Residents in Chorley and Miles Platting Enjoy Easter Egg Hunt

Residents from Coppull and Miles Platting enjoyed an egg-stra special Easter thanks to the Jigsaw Homes Neighbourhood Engagement Team. An Easter egg hunt and seed planting day took place at…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 21/04/2022
Residents in Chorley and Miles Platting Enjoy Easter Egg Hunt

Residents from Coppull and Miles Platting enjoyed an egg-stra special Easter thanks to the Jigsaw Homes Neighbourhood Engagement Team. An Easter egg hunt and seed planting day took place at…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 02/03/2022
Active Streets Helping Keep Kids Busy

We recently helped children and families in Miles Platting to ‘reclaim the streets’ during the half-term holidays. Jigsaw Homes North’s Neighbourhood Engagement Team helped Manchester City Council and Buzz Health…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/02/2022
Oldham Food Grocers Opens

A food grocer we helped to fund in the heart of Oldham officially opened last week to help residents in food poverty. Based at the Oldham food pantry in Anchor…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 09/11/2021
Beware of loan sharks this Christmas

Loan sharks are unlicensed criminal lenders who often prey on vulnerable people that might struggle to get credit. Victims are often unaware of the law protecting them and too frightened…

 
General, In Your Area | 06/10/2021
Chorley Community Housing (CCH) Merger with Jigsaw Homes North

A while back, we wrote to inform CCH residents that the Board of Chorley Community Housing Limited (CCH) was consulting its tenants and leaseholders about a proposed merger with Jigsaw…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 23/07/2021
Our services update for Miles Platting residents

UPDATED: 20 July 2021 The Government roadmap has moved into the next step with many restrictions lifting from 19 July 2021. As we look forward to resuming a more normal…

 
General, In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards, Neighbourhood | 24/05/2021
£500,000 Community funding available for 2021

Our £500,000 community fund is now available for neighbourhood and community based projects! The fund supports local projects run by charities, resident and community groups, voluntary organisations, social enterprises and…

 
General, In Your Area | 26/01/2021
Warmfront surveys start on home insulation

We want our residents to live in energy efficient homes and we are looking into ways that we can improve the insulation of our properties. We are working with The…

 
General, In Your Area | 06/01/2021
Supporting our residents over Christmas

In December, the Moss Side Allotments community group run by volunteers, boxed over 100 food parcels for local people in need. Jigsaw Group collected and delivered 26 parcels out into…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/07/2020
The Spinnerettes

Residents at The Spinney, an elderly care scheme managed by Beech Housing Association, have formed an outdoor exercise group which they are calling ‘The Spinnerettes’. Each day residents in the…

 
Gardens & Allotments, General, In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Neighbourhood | 25/05/2020
Jigsaw Group Gardening Competition 2020 Now Open!

Do you have a creative garden, yard, window box, lawn or hanging basket? Whether you have a huge garden, a collection of tubs on your balcony/patio or a shared space…

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Neighbourhood | 19/05/2020
Jigsaw Group delivers the goods

As part of Manchester City Councils Food Provision, Alex Patton, Michael Henson, Robert Bacon, Paul Cassidy, Paul Hadfield and Shazad Azam from Jigsaw Group have been going to Manchester twice…

 
Development, In Your Area, Snugg Homes | 12/05/2020
Shared Ownership – the way onto the property ladder

Shared Ownership is proving to be an ideal way to get onto the housing ladder; with many saying it was their only route to owning their own property. If you…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 02/03/2020
25 ex-military personnel homed by Jigsaw Group

As part of Jigsaw Group’s commitment to the Armed Forces Covenant, since 2018 the Group has helped house 25 ex-military personnel in its homes across the North West. The Armed…