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Latest news about our work, key publications and details of all our service policies and procedures.

16 June 2020 PWL customers please click here for our most recent update about backcourt maintenance. 28 May 2020 We are continuing to monitor the Scottish Government and public health official’s guidance on Coronavirus restrictions. https://www.gov.scot/coronavirus-covid-19/ For now, we are continuing to work from home however we are making some plans behind the scenes for when we can safely return to work. We are also in contact with our contractors about when we can resume other services. We will update our website and keep you informed about any changes. Thank you for your patience and understanding so far while we …
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Following Government advice, PHA has closed our office and our staff are working from home. What does this mean for you? Our staff will be still be available by phone and/or email. If you have any concerns please call; We will carry out emergency repairs only; and No face to face meetings will be held between PHA staff and others for the next three weeks. However, we will still be available by phone. Your housing officer can talk you through these options. We hope this doesn’t cause inconvenience, but trust that in these extraordinary times you understand that we are …
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Kevin Stewart MSP, the Minister for Local Government, Housing and Planning has written an open letter to Council, Housing Association and Housing Co-operative tenants in Scotland, which can be read here.The Scottish Government Guidance on Coronavirus is reviewed regularly at www.gov.scot/coronavirus.  …
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We have created a handy guide with with useful contact details of help and support during this crisis, please see here for more information …
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The health and wellbeing of our customers and staff is very important to us and we are taking steps to minimise risks where we can. With increasing numbers of reported cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) we are closely monitoring the advice and guidance from Scottish Government and official health authorities on the situation and will update our website and social media accordingly. We are currently working through plans to maintain services through this uncertainty and rapidly changing situation. From Monday 16 March, PHA have the following contingencies in place; Reducing face to face contact and advising customers not to visit …
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This year Scottish Apprenticeship Week celebrates the diversity that makes work-based learning good for individuals, employers and the economy. Over the past 4 years, Partick Housing Association has participated in apprenticeship programmes, creating successful careers for their Modern Apprentices. Our apprenticeship schemes has given young people the opportunity to develop new skills and an introduction to the housing sector. Our Business Administration Modern Apprenticeships are two year courses that combine class based learning with practical experience. In year one, the Modern Apprentices support all areas of our business including Housing, Maintenance, Factoring, Finance, Corporate Services, Development, Community Projects, and IT …
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It is with great sadness that the Board and staff of Partick Housing Association announce the death of Board member, Margaret Burke. Margaret passed away peacefully on Tuesday 5 November after a short illness. A committee and Board member of PHA since 2001, she helped the organisation develop from its roots in protecting historic tenements, to its current status as a developer of innovative new-build schemes. A tireless volunteer, Margaret also chaired the Partick United Residents Group for more than a decade, was a member of the Partick Community Council, a director (and former chair) of the Friends of Mansfield …
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Partick Housing Association are pleased to support the Friday Night Film Club as part of Annexe Communities Connects2 Project. The Film Club is normally held on the last Friday of each month at the Annexe on Stewartville Street. The club is not only an opportunity to enjoy a good film and tuck into some popcorn – it brings together local people to tackle social isolation and loneliness. One participant said, “I’m quite active during the day but usually spend my evenings alone. It’s great to have the Film Club to look forward to each month. A big thank you to …
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