YHN appoints new Chair and Board members

November 15th, 2019

Housing provider Your Homes Newcastle (YHN) has announced the appointment of Tony Gates as their new Chair, who will take up the post from 1st January 2020. Mr Gates has worked in landscape and heritage management for over 19 years and is an experienced senior executive and non-executive director, currently serving as Chief Executive of […]

Belvedere House Open Day – Sheltered Housing

November 11th, 2019

Tuesday 3rd December & Thursday 5th December from 1pm to 4pm Join us for a sneak peak of Belvedere House ahead of it’s official reopening following extensive refurbishment work. Take a tour of our spacious one & two bedroom apartments, perfectly suited for older individuals or couples looking for comfortable independent living within a safe […]

Techy Tea Party

November 11th, 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

November 11th, 2019

A brilliant course, supporting you to develop basic computing skills, to help you access and use the internet. ou 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

November 11th, 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 […]

Techy Tea Party

October 29th, 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 […]