More than 260 high quality affordable homes are set to be built by Incommunities thanks to a £7 million funding approval announced by the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA). The new homes will cover 24 locations around the district and involve the regeneration of former housing sites. They include sites at Bolton Woods, Shipley, Fagley, […]

Our Able Living team will be attending the Easier Access 2014 event in Bingley on Wednesday, 10th September. Atis Krumins and Dan Watson from the team will be at the Mercure Bradford Bankfield Hotel (BD16 1TU) between 10.30am and 4pm. Find out about their range of aids and adaptation services designed to help people live […]

Two enterprising solicitors with Incommunities are organising a car boot sale next month to raise funds for Homeless International and their work to help families living in poverty. Milena Falciano and Rosemary Keczkes will join other volunteers who will work together to rebuild homes in one of the remotest parts of central Asia. They have […]

Listed below are the details of the Grounds Maintenance Procurement Process (1) On 3 September 2013 Incommunities wrote to customers (all tenants and leaseholders) advising them we were about to enter a procurement process for a Grounds Maintenance contract lasting 3 years with an option to extend for a further year. We did this because we […]

Incommunities is joining a major crackdown next week on tackling low level crime and nuisance behaviour across its neighbourhoods. As part of ‘Tackling Anti-Social Behaviour Together Week’ (14-21st July) Incommunities’ staff will join the Council and Police teams to target issues like vandalism, off-road driving, nuisance dog owners, illegal drug use and litter. The week-long […]

There is just over a week to go for people to send in their entries celebrating Incommunities top tenants. Incommunities’ 2014 star awards aim to recognise how their customers and groups are improving lives and brightening up their neighbourhoods. This could be from celebrating a community hero to creating inspiring home makeovers. The deadline for […]

Hundreds of residents in Keighley and Silsden will team up with Incommunities to celebrate the arrival of the world’s largest annual sporting event in style. With the help of individual grants of up to £100 from the housing group, residents groups are organising their own Tour de France themed parties on Sunday, 6th July. Hundreds […]

A pioneering housing-backed project which helps young people develop their life skills through the game of golf has won a national award. Bradford golf coach Andy Watmuff who runs All Teed Up Ltd works with ‘hard to reach’ youngsters aged 14 years and upwards from schools across Bradford District to encourage their learning, boost their […]

Grand Depart car parking

June 24th, 2014

Incommunities is making car parking available at its Shipley base over the weekend of the Grand Départ in support of the housing group’s growing youth charity work. The Quays car park, off Victoria Street, will offer 180 spaces and is conveniently located close to Shipley and Saltaire rail stations which is just 14 minutes travel […]

Bradford social housing landlord, Incommunities have begun partnership talks with Sadeh Lok. Both respective Group Boards have approved a joint draft business case to take the partnership plans forward. Work will now start on a more detailed review of both housing organisations before a submission is made to the Homes and Communities Agency. Geraldine Howley, […]

From 16-22 June 2014 it is Refugee Week. This special time is an opportunity to celebrate the contributions refugees in the UK make to our wonderfully diverse culture The week was first held in 1998 to banish the negative image many people have of refugee women and men in the UK. In 2013 around 350 activities were […]

A ground breaking graduate career building programme run by Incommunities is celebrating a double success on Friday (13th June). All 21 recruits to the fifth cohort of the GEM – Graduate Employment Mentoring – programme have passed the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Level 4 professional qualification and each gone on to secure permanent jobs. […]

Incommunities is backing a national event promoting the many ways that social housing groups are transforming lives. This week the National Housing Federation is celebrating its first ever Community Impact Week (2-9th June) and the great work in the sector that goes beyond ‘bricks and mortar’. As well as managing nearly 22,500 homes and delivering […]

Interested in cycling? Got a bike that needs maintenance? Fancy a go on an obstacle course? Want to get ready for the tour de France? Then come and join us in Wibsey Park on the 30th May 2014 from 10.00am- 3.00pm click on the link to find out more cycle flyercycle flyer  

We have had  reports of a bogus caller in the Bingley and Keighley area. The matter has been reported to the police. Please note Incommunities staff always wear ID – so please make sure you see this before letting anyone into your home. If we are carrying out a repair to your home or doing […]

Twenty-five Incommunities staff swapped the office for the outdoors as part of a national volunteering challenge. The makeover team spent the day brightening up the Gateway Centre at Ravenscliffe as part of Business in the Community’s Give and Gain Day (16th May) Their challenge involved decorating the centre’s main hall, weeding and cleaning pathways, creating […]

Business start-up agents from Incommunities will be visiting the Thornbury area next week as part of local outreach work to target budding entrepreneurs. They aim to speak to as many social housing tenants who are interested in starting their own businesses as possible during a tour next week (Wednesday, 28th May, between 10am and 12noon). […]

Congratulations to Deborah Stanton of Buttershaw who won a Samsung Tablet in a recent Incommunities customer survey prize draw. Deborah answered a phone survey organised by our Neighbourhood Team covering South Bradford. The survey looked at what actions and improvement customers would like to see in their neighbourhoods. The customer was entered into a free […]

Top class apprentices named in housing group awards Incommunities’ talented apprentices were recognised at the organisation’s 2014 apprentice of the year awards last night (15th May). Kieron Cook scooped the top prize at the prestigious awards ceremony held at Bradford University’s School of Management. Each year, the housing group’s prestigious Apprentice of the Year celebrates […]

A team of Incommunities staff, including Group Chief Executive Geraldine Howley, are swapping the office for the outdoors today (16th May) as part of a national volunteering challenge. The makeover team will get to work brightening up the Gateway Centre at Ravenscliffe as part of Business in the Community’s Give and Gain Day. Their challenge […]