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A Christmas surprise for some of our customers

Christmas Hampers 140X90 Just before the Christmas break, some of our colleagues were hard at work volunteering to put together Christmas hampers for some of our customers in need. Read story >

Caring for our sheltered housing customers, in big and small ways

Caring For Our Sheltered Housing Customers Orchard Ct 140X90 Our sheltered housing customers have told us they’d like to have more regular, face-face-contact, so we’ve been working hard to make that happen. Read story >

How the companies we work with help customers like Adam and Jamie

Social Value Jamie And Paula 140X90 Adam and Jamie have recently completed traineeships with two of the companies we work with. We caught up with them to find out how their experiences have helped them. Read story >

Southern Housing Group celebrates employees’ achievements at Long Service Awards

Long Service Awards 2016 Staff at one of the South East of England’s largest housing associations hit another remarkable milestone after eighteen people were recognised for dedicating more than 1... Read story >

Hogarth Court gardening project helps residents come together

Hogarth Court Gardening 140X90 Residents at one of the Group's sheltered housing schemes, Hogarth Court in east London, have been making use of their communal garden by growing their own plants and veg... Read story >

Southern Housing Group delivers resilient performance in 2015/16

SHG logo With a surplus on operations of £57.5m, the Group maintained its financial strength, retaining its G1, V1 rating from the Homes and Communities Agency, and keeping its A1... Read story >

The Boiler House: building happier, healthier communities in Hackney

Boiler House 140X90 Launched in 2010 by two Southern Housing Group customers, the Boiler House community space in Hackney works with residents, local organisations and trainers to deliver pr... Read story >

IoW Your Future careers fair hosts Southern Works

Future You Careers Fair 140X90 Southern Works were on hand at the recent Your Future careers and education fair at Isle of Wight College to talk about the Group’s employment and training service. Read story >

A royal visit for Isle of Wight community project

A Royal Visit For Quarr Abbey 140X90 On Friday 14 October, the Group’s Quarr Abbey gardening project on the Isle of Wight welcomed a royal visitor. HRH Prince Edward the Earl of Wessex visited the scheme to ... Read story >

Celebrating age on the Isle of Wight

Celebrating Age 140X90 One of our schemes on the Isle of Wight, Whitmore Court, recently hosted the Celebrating Age Festival, which invited older residents of the Island and their friends and f... Read story >