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A story of fire and water for independent living residents 14 December 2021

Published 14 December 2021
Pontefract Museum employees recently visited residents at WDH’s Beulah Court independent living scheme in Knottingley as part of their Fire and Water project.

A wonderful Christmastime at Eastbourne ILS 10 December 2021

Published 10 December 2021
The choir from DeLacy Primary School visited residents at Eastbourne Bungalows Independent Living Scheme (ILS) on Thursday, 2 December to spread some Christmas cheer. Everyone was in the festive spirit as they enjoyed some games and refreshments, whilst the choir entertained with a few popular Christmas songs.

Share your views with us and receive a £30 shopping voucher. 9 November 2021

Published 9 November 2021
We are refreshing our Business Strategy to 2025, a plan that outlines our priorities as a business. To help us deliver the best services for our customers, we want to hear your views about what our priorities should be.

These litter pickers don’t miss a trick – You’re in for a treat!3 November 2021

Published 3 November 2021
Four community groups came together for a Halloween litter pick in Knottingley on Wednesday 27 October, collecting an impressive 30 bags of rubbish.

TPAS Exemplar reaccredited 28 September 2021

Published 28 September 2021
Following this rigorous independent assessment process, WDH has been reaccredited with the Tpas Exemplar accreditation, for a further three years. The Tpas Exemplar accreditation is awarded for resident engagement in the housing sector and recognises long standing good practice and organisations who have been awarded the Tpas accreditation three times. It provides an independent view of the services a housing association offers to its customers in terms of effective tenant and community engagement. It highlights areas of strength and also ways in which organisations can improve their services.

Celebrating Portobello’s Centenary with a Garden Party16 September 2021

Published 16 September 2021
WDH employees recently joined in the celebrations at Portobello’s centenary garden party.

WDH Community Grant available now31 August 2021

Published 31 August 2021
Today, WDH is launching the WDH Community Grant Scheme for 2021 to help community groups in the Wakefield district with grants of up to £1,500. The aim of the scheme is to help increase community spirit and enhance the quality of life for local people, especially now as government restrictions are starting to ease.

Crofton Fun Day and a litter pick with West Wakefield Wombles20 August 2021

Published 20 August 2021
With the easing of restrictions, teams at WDH have been able to get out and about again in the community.

Donation helps volunteers keep parks and greenspaces clean and tidy7 April 2021

Published 7 April 2021
Despite ongoing coronavirus restrictions, volunteers across the Wakefield district have been out maintaining the parks and greenspaces for everyone in their local communities to enjoy. Through our Communities Together Agreement, our Engagement team in partnership with Tivoli Group Limited, our ground’s maintenance contractors, have been proud to be able to contribute to the amazing work of these green fingered volunteers. Together we have donated over 30 litter pickers and other gardening equipment to support the maintenance of these wonderful spaces.
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