Curious to see how DGHP has performed over the last year? You’ll find our performance statistics within the report card section of our Annual Report which can be downloaded from here. Our 2016-17 annual report and report card will be issued with our December Open Door newsletter; however, if you’d like a print copy to […]
A date for your calendar – why not join Summerhill Community Centre and get into the festive spirit this Saturday 2nd December. Full details on the poster below.
DGHP attended the careers evening hosted by Dumfries and Galloway Council at their Dumfries campus last night (28th November). We had a great time – a big thank you everyone who stopped by! If you didn’t get a chance to speak to us – or a question came to mind after – get in touch. […]
Come celebrate St Andrew’s Day a wee bit early with Maxwelltown Memories – join them today Monday 27th November from 7pm at the Lochside Community Centre. Full detail can be found on the poster below.
The Royal Air Forces Association has 4 vacancies at Dowding House in Moffat. If you or someone you know is interested in moving & meets the requirements, please contact Homes4D&G for more information on 0300 123 1230. Property Details for Dowding House (from RAFA): Tenancy type – Assured Length of tenancy – Lifetime Address Details […]
UPDATE: The technical issues at our Customer Service Centre have now been resolved and the telephones are now back up and running. We are anticipating an increased volume of calls for a period of time so if you are calling, please be patient. — Original Message — Our Customer Service Centre is currently experiencing technical […]
One of our DGHP tenants,Carole Mccann, from Dumfries, welcomed representatives of DGHP and the contractors involved recently to celebrate the successful installation of the 1000th boiler in the programme. Completed in early October, the new gas boiler central heating system was fitted following the removal of the old system within one working day. Speaking to […]
Just a reminder that the closing date for applications for our next training course (Skills in Construction – Plumbing) is approaching quickly on Friday 1st December! The course is perfect for anyone out of work, fresh out of school or even just looking for a new direction. The course starts Monday, 22 January 2018 and […]
Universal Credit was introduced by the UK government in October 2013. Here’s the important bit: from 7th February 2018 anyone who is of working age and is making a new claim for any of the benefits mentioned above will need to make a claim for Universal Credit here in Dumfries and Galloway. Make sure you’re ready […]
Plans for this coming Friday? Tattiefields Community Evening is happening from 6-8pm at the Lochside Community Centre – this event is in connection with the Public Art project The Stove and DGHP are undertaking. This is your chance to ‘check in’ with work that the community has been engaged with over the summer – and […]
DGHP’s Rent First Advent Calendar is coming this December – see the poster below for full details. 42 days to go until Christmas … time to get in the festive spirit – pop it in your diary and make sure to follow along each day!
Always busy in the community! DGHP is out and about again visiting schools through Dumfries and Galloway with our annual winter school presentations … which have started up again this week. DGHP’s Community Participation Officer, Gordon Williamson, will be visiting area schools speaking to students about DGHP, housing options for when they leave school and […]
DGHP picked up a special award over the weekend at TPAS Scotland’s Tenant Conference annual awards! DGHP’s Communities and Communications Team collected the top award for Young Tenant Involvement Champion. The award is even more special because we were (secretly) nominated for the award by tenants and residents of the Dumfries and Galloway Federation. We […]
Robert Higgins, from Stranraer, has been appointed as Chairman of Dumfries and Galloway Housing Partnership (DGHP). Bill Robertson, who lives in New Abbey, has been appointed as Vice Chairman. Robert, an independent member, has been Vice-Chairman of DGHP for the last three years. This will be the first year that Bill, who is a DGHP […]
Maxwelltown North TARA are continuing with their bulb planting tomorrow, Thursday 2nd November, at Oliphant Court, Dumfries at 1pm. All welcome to come along!