Techy Tea Party

October 17th, 2019

Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it? Come along to […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

October 17th, 2019

You will develop your confidence in using computers, with excellent feedback from previous courses. Learn how to use a computer, send an email, search the internet for information and attach photos and your CV to emails, etc It’s a 2 part course: you must attend both sessions to complete the course Thursday 7th November, 10.30 […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

October 17th, 2019

You will develop your confidence in using computers, with excellent feedback from previous courses. Learn how to use a computer, send an email, search the internet for information and attach photos and your CV to emails, etc. It’s a 2 part course: Wednesday 6th November, 10.30 – 1.00pm Wednesday 13th November, 10.30 – 1.00pm On […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

September 24th, 2019

A brilliant course, supporting you to develop basic computing skills, to help you access and use the internet. You will develop your confidence in using computers, with excellent feedback from previous courses. Learn how to use a computer, send an email, search the internet for information and attach photos and your CV to emails, etc. It’s a […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

September 24th, 2019

A brilliant course, supporting you to develop basic computing skills, to help you access and use the internet. You will develop your confidence in using computers, with excellent feedback from previous courses. Learn how to use a computer, send an email, search the internet for information and attach photos and your CV to emails, etc. It’s a […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

September 24th, 2019

A brilliant course, supporting you to develop basic computing skills, to help you access and use the internet. You will develop your confidence in using computers, with excellent feedback from previous courses. Learn how to use a computer, send an email, search the internet for information and attach photos and your CV to emails, etc. It’s […]

Techy Tea Party

September 24th, 2019

Do you have a tablet, iPad or smartphone that you want to get more out of? Or, are you interested in getting one but would like to have a practice first? Is there something specific that you want to use your mobile device for, but aren’t sure how to go about it? Come along to […]

100 years of the Hexham Avenue estate

September 11th, 2019

Hexham Avenue estate in Walker celebrated its 100th anniversary last month. Wor Hoose, a community project based in the area, celebrated the 100th birthday of the estate by hosting a carnival party for those who live in the area. Newcastle City Council bought the land that would become Hexham Avenue in July 1919 after the […]

Community Investment Fund – back for year two!

September 6th, 2019

Community Investment Fund – back for year two! Great news! The Community Investment Fund is back for another year – with another £100,000 to invest in local communities.  The fund is open for voluntary and community organisations to bid for up to £10,000 to deliver projects that will focus on: Building stronger communities Strengthening community […]

Changes at your housing office

August 27th, 2019

We’re constantly looking to improve how we deliver services to you so that you have the best possible experience as our customer. With this in mind, we have reviewed our Housing Services team. From September 2nd, there will be a new Housing Services Manager based in each local YHN Housing Office. Each manager will be […]

Problems with YHN phone lines

June 17th, 2019

We’re sorry to report that we’re experiencing issues with our phone lines so it may be difficult to contact us until that’s resolved. We’re working with our telephone provider and hope to have a resolution soon. We apologise for any inconvenience caused.

Issues with telephone contact – 11 June 2019

June 11th, 2019

Unfortunately we’re experiencing problems with our phone lines and calls are not connecting to any of our numbers, including our main switchboard. We are working with our telephone provider to provide a solution and will give an update as soon as we’re able. We’re very sorry for any inconvenience caused. Please be aware that intercoms […]

East End Office Reopens Following Refurbishment

June 6th, 2019

YHN’s office on Shields Road, Byker will reopen on Thursday 17th October following recent refurbishment work.   Usual services and opening hours will resume at the office.   Contact information for our East End team:   In person: YHN Housing Services @ East End 83-85 Shields Road Byker NE6 1DL by telephone: 0191 278 1566 […]

Seven new apprentices for National Apprenticeship Week!

March 4th, 2019

Our latest apprentice recruits will officially start their new roles on the first day of National Apprentice Week, in a range of roles including marketing, construction and gardening. One of the new gardening recruits, Jamie Learmouth, is already pretty familiar with the organisation as his girlfriend, Bethany Marr, has been doing a gardening apprenticeship with […]

Read the latest issue of Homes & People!

January 18th, 2019

Our latest newsletter has been sent to all Newcastle City Council tenants this month and includes information on some fantastic community projects that we’ve recently funded, as well as easy ways to report repairs online and support to get online for anyone who isn’t very confident. There are also answers to questions posed to our […]