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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 […]

Techy Tea Party

August 14th, 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

August 14th, 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. […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

August 14th, 2019

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 […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

August 14th, 2019

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

July 30th, 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

July 30th, 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. […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

July 30th, 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. […]

Changes to our East End office

June 6th, 2019

YHN’s office on Shields Road, Byker, is temporarily closed while we undertake refurbishment work. To minimise disruption, customers who would ordinarily visit the Shields Road hub can arrange for home visits from YHN staff by calling the East End team on 0191 278 1566. Alternatively, customers can visit our office in Walker (address and opening […]

Read our brand new newsletter

July 25th, 2018

Homes & People Summer 2018 The brand new issue of our Homes & People newsletter is available to read now. Take a look to get the latest news from YHN, including how to access free training courses, information about our new customer service committee and the help available from our Armed Forces Outreach Service. Click […]

System upgrade, Wednesday 26 June

June 26th, 2018

System upgrade, Wednesday 26 June We will be carrying out some essential maintenance to our ICT equipment between 8.30am and 9.30am on Wednesday 26 June. During this time we will have limited access to our ICT systems and may not be able to deal with customer queries so if possible please wait until 9.30am before […]