Category: In Your Area

 
 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation | 16/12/2019
Jigsaw Foundation helps fund the Richmond Street Community Centre

Jigsaw Foundation has awarded Richmond Street Community Centre in Ashton-under-Lyne £522.29 to help promote their project. The funding will also provide equipment for their coffee mornings, Thai Chi classes and…

 
In Your Area | 12/12/2019
Poetry, music and people light up Cavendish Mill

The Neighbourhood Engagement team, working in partnership with the Royal Exchange Theatre, organised a fun, festive night of outdoor music, poetry and carol singing at Cavendish Mill in Ashton-under-Lyne on…

 
Development, General, In Your Area | 03/12/2019
Forest Green, St. Helens – OPEN DAY!

Find your dream home with Snugg! ***COME ALONG TO OUR OPEN DAY*** Saturday 7th December 2019 10am – 3pm Our Forest Green development in St. Helens is an impressive collection…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 29/11/2019
Autumn in Action finale

Last week saw our Autumn in Action finale with clubs, creative activities and social events. Our Neighbourhood Engagement team certainly warmed up the season as they brought a range of…

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Rewards | 21/11/2019
Jigsaw Rewards members feedback on Resident Involvement Strategy

Jigsaw Homes Group has developed a new draft Resident Involvement Strategy to explain how our residents can get involved with the Group. There are various involvement options available to residents. …

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 19/11/2019
Autumn in Action weeks 2 & 3 round up

We’ve now completed weeks 2 & 3 of Autumn in Action and our Neighbourhood Engagement team have been out in our communities, delivering a wide variety of events and activities…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 12/11/2019
Neighbourhood Engagement team support 25 residents into work

Since April 2019, Jigsaw Group’s Ashton-under-Lyne Work Club has helped to support 25 unemployed residents secure paid employment. This was achieved by the Group’s Neighbourhood Engagement team working in partnership…

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Neighbourhood | 06/11/2019
Jigsaw Foundation funding boosts LINK Project.

Jigsaw Foundation has awarded £12,860 to the LINK Good Neighbours Arts and Activities Project. The project is run by Rusholme, Fallowfield and Moss Side Good Neighbours CIO group. Several Jigsaw…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/11/2019
Neighbourhoods team get Autumn in Action

Our Neighbourhood Engagement team takes pride in our neighbourhoods and wants to work with residents and partners to achieve our mission of “Creating homes Building Lives”. The team will be…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 28/10/2019
Good Neighbours Days resume

Last week our Good Neighbours Day resumed with the first event being held in Wigan on Wednesday 16 October. These events are a great opportunity for prospective residents to meet…

 
Development, In Your Area | 18/10/2019
Boundary Lane Rent to Buy properties hand over

10 Rent to Buy properties on Boundary Lane in Hesketh Bank were handed over to Adactus Housing Association (part of Jigsaw Group) by the contractor, Liberty Group, on 23 September…

 
Gardens & Allotments, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 17/10/2019
Ridgeway Street Wellbeing Garden opens

The Ridgeway Street Wellbeing Garden is now open to residents at the Ridgeway Street Community Garden.  Manchester Urban Diggers and North Manchester BUZZ community health service opened the Wellbeing Garden…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 03/10/2019
Primary pupils poised to teach benefits of recycling

Neighbourhood Engagement Officer, Gemma Bennett, held a recycling workshop at St Stephen’s Primary School in Preston to support Recycle Week 2019. The school has its own eco-council of 14 children…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 01/10/2019
Hyde residents ready to recycle with app

Our Neighbourhood Engagement Officer, Tanuja Patel, teamed up with Engagement Officers from TMBC  in Hyde recently to engage with people about recycling in the area as part of Recycling Week…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 27/09/2019
Neighbourhood team support Tameside Autumn Jobs Fair

The Neighbourhood Engagement team, working with Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council (TMBC) and Job Centre Plus, helped to plan and took part in the Tameside Autumn Jobs Fair held at Dukinfield…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 25/09/2019
Putting the pride back in Hyde

The Litter Hubs Project is now running across the Hyde area. Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council’s (TMBC) Operations and Neighbourhoods Service have supplied equipment so individuals, local groups, big or small…

 
General, In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 14/09/2019
Braving the weather to support local families

The Neighbourhood Engagement team, in partnership with the Smallshaw-Hurst Children’s Community (affiliated with Save the Children), braved the rain five weeks in a row when delivering activities for families across…

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards | 06/09/2019
Jigsaw Foundation 2019 grants fully allocated for Adactus Housing Association

Our Jigsaw Foundation launched in April 2019 and is the Group’s approach to community investment. It combines the old Breathe Investment Grants and Great Neighbourhoods Fund. The Jigsaw Foundation has…

 
In Your Area, Neighbourhood | 05/09/2019
Pennington House residents get crafty

Every Thursday afternoon at 2 pm, residents from Pennington House, Leigh, have been hosting craft sessions, with many other local residents coming down to the communal lounge to take part….

 
In Your Area, Jigsaw Foundation, Jigsaw Rewards | 03/09/2019
Jigsaw Foundation awards Manchester Carers Forum £11,540

One of Adactus Housing’s last grants for 2019 has been awarded to Manchester Carers Forum, who has been awarded a grant of £11,540 over a two year period. The project…