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Keep up to date with all of the latest news from Barony.

Leigh-Anne Finnigan

Young people from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are being offered life-changing support to help them go to university or college.

Doorstep crime

What does ‘doorstep crime’ mean to you?

Universal Credit: We spell out what it means

The UK Government is making important changes to the benefits system – and we can help you work your way through them.

Scottish Employability and Training Minister Jamie Hepburn launches Wheatley Works

Wheatley Group is on target to create 2500 new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities by 2020 for people in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities.

The latest issue of the Barony Bulletin is out now

The latest issue of the Barony Bulletin is out now and it tells you what you need to know about Universal Credit and how we can help you with changes to your benefits.

Jeane Freeman My Great Start group

A pioneering service run by Wheatley Group to support new tenants make the most of their new home has helped more than 1500 people in the past year.

Karla and Gail are on hand to help in your community

You might have noticed a new face in your community after our frontline housing officers changed.

Ian McMonigle with his artwork

The Roads to Success annual art exhibition is set to celebrate its 20th anniversary this summer.

Rap star Mickey

Barony tenant Mikey Davies is proving that music really does have the power to heal.

David Thom

Customers from across Barony are signing up for online services.

Modern Apprentices

Time is running out to apply for an apprenticeship with Wheatley Group.

Wheatley Group's Eat Well scheme helps people in food poverty

A tenant, 56, from the south side of Glasgow, talks about the support he got from Eat Well, a Wheatley Group service which helps people in food poverty.

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Due to the major disruption caused by the bad weather our offices will be closed today (Friday). We’re very sorry for any inconvenience.

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Due to the bad weather our offices will not be open today.

Ashleigh and Christopher are celebrating their first Valentine's Day as a married couple

A young couple gained more than a job when they fell in love and got married after meeting on a Modern Apprenticeship programme.

Modern Apprentices

The search is on for bright young talent to join Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

Barbara Dickson joins in with the art club at Contact Point

The Winter 2017 issue of the Barony Bulletin is out now.

Tenants are keeping warm this winter thanks to new central heating

All of Linda Cunningham’s family – even her two kittens - will be warm and cosy this winter thanks to her new gas central heating system.

GHA new-build homes at Kingsway Court in Scotstoun

We would like to thank everyone who responded to our consultation on how we let our homes.

Barbara Dickson

Scottish singing star Barbara Dickson has hailed Contact Point, our pioneering mental health service, as she helped celebrate its 25th anniversary in Fife.

Our Power fair and simple

Tenants can access cheaper energy thanks to Our Power - a ‘not for profit’ energy supply company.

Volunteering

If you want to find a new career, improve your confidence and help make a difference to other people, then volunteering could be for you.

GHA tenant Funmi Komolafe found work after signing up for Routes into Care.

The Routes into Care training course helped tenants increase their skills, land a job – and make a difference to other people’s lives.

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Two more members of Wheatley Group have achieved Investors in People’s prestigious Gold accreditation.

hoarding

Wheatley Group is highlighting an issue that is more widespread than many people think – hoarding.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Housing estates across central Scotland are being put under the microscope by Keep Scotland Beautiful in a new scheme to make communities great.

Modern apprentices

We’ve launched a last call for applications for this year’s Modern Apprenticeships.

New bursary scheme launched for tenants

We're offering lifeline support to tenants and their families to pursue their dreams of going to university.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

Modern Apprenticeships

Are you aged 16-19? Have you recently left school or planning to leave this summer?

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Wheatley Foundation has been awarded over £470,000 to invest in pioneering projects that will support veterans facing homelessness.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

TV weather predicts warm winter for tenants

Scotland’s largest social landlord launches its latest WinterReady initiative.

41 young people sign up for apprentice programme

Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group has doubled this year its number of Modern Apprentices.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

Wheatley Group is looking for 45 young people who like working outdoors to become its latest apprentices.

Apprenticeship scheme gives teenager hope

A Glasgow teenager has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

Barony Housing Association has joined Wheatley Group – with tenants already benefiting from new and improved services.

Housing Minister backs new Wheatley campaign

Thousands of older tenants in some of Scotland's most deprived communities are receiving extra help from their housing association this Christmas.