News & Events

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. […]

Learn My Way, Basic Computer Training

July 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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Community funding spreads Christmas cheer

December 24th, 2018

Christmas cheer and craft sessions are in full swing in Walker thanks to one of our community funding projects. The Happy Mondays social group for people aged over 55, which is supported by KeyRing – Chain Reaction, secured £500 in funding from YHN’s Positive People Positive Places fund to run a series of sessions, including […]

Football projects kicks off!

December 17th, 2018

Hat-Trick coach Michelle Monk (left) and Stacy Burrow (right) A project welcoming women and girls into football and fitness has kicked off thanks to funding from housing provider Your Homes Newcastle (YHN). West End-based charity Hat-Trick secured £8,000 of YHN’s new Community Investment Funding pot to host sport and fitness sessions across the city. The […]

Homes and People Autumn 2018

October 9th, 2018

Homes & People Autumn 2018 The brand new issue of our newsletter is available to read online now. Dedicated to excellent customer service, this issue rounds up the latest news from the community projects that won some of our Positive People Positive Places funding, a review of our year in numbers and information about how […]

The Government wants your views on how to improve social housing

October 9th, 2018

The Government wants your views on how to improve social housing The Government has recently published a green paper consultation document called ‘a new deal for social housing’ and wants to hear your views on their plans, which are based on the following principles. Principle 1: a safe and decent home The Government wants to: […]

Customer Service Week

September 27th, 2018

Come along to our city-wide customer service celebration events happening Monday 1 – Friday 5 October. Join us, talk to us and discover that we have so much more to offer than rent and repairs! We’re running themed roadshows every day of Customer Service Week at different locations across the city. Pop along for a slice […]