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Dementia Awareness

Dementia Awareness

21/01/16

Dementia is caused by a number of diseases that affect the brain. The most common is...

Avoid energy debt this winter

Avoid energy debt this winter

21/01/16

Winter is often a time when our heating bills go through the roof, and if you already have an...

Jubilee Close Luncheon club tackles loneliness

Jubilee Close Luncheon club tackles loneliness

21/01/16

Loneliness can affect a person’s mental health and can contribute to other health conditions...

Home contents insurance - be prepared!

Home contents insurance - be prepared!

16/12/15

At this time of year it is just so busy for most people, the last thing you might think about is...

Plough & Share Credit Union

Plough & Share Credit Union

16/12/15

The average cost of a family Christmas in the UK is around £820, and now is a good time to...

Save an average of £200/year on your energy bills

Save an average of £200/year on your energy bills

23/11/15

You could save an average of £200/year on your energy bills. Have you switched energy...

Getting Ready for Winter with TeignCare

Getting Ready for Winter with TeignCare

23/11/15

As we approach the winter season coping with cold weather can be a worry. Getting your home ready...

New feature on SeeMyData

New feature on SeeMyData

20/11/15

We have been working with the developers at SeeMyData to introduce new features that will help you...

Universal Credit - less than a month to go!

Universal Credit - is now live!

20/11/15

Universal Credit is now live If you are single, finish work over the next few weeks or have to...

Kingsway office closing

Kingsway office closing

20/11/15

We are always trying to make sure that we are providing value for money for our customers. We...

Supporting community energy in Teignbridge

Supporting community energy in Teignbridge

17/11/15

A community energy organisation that we support is making strides in promoting the benefits of...

Be warmer & more comfortable in your home

Be warmer & more comfortable in your home

19/10/15

From Thursday 29th October, Ciaran from National Energy Action (NEA) will be running a winter...

Annual Report 2015 now available

08/10/15

Our Annual Report 2015 is now available to view or download Annual Report 2015>>

New feature on SeeMyData

New feature on SeeMyData

24/09/15

We have added a new service request to SeeMyData, our online facility that allows you to access...

We are now on Facebook

We are now on Facebook

24/09/15

As part of our ongoing work to improve our online services, you can now find and like us on...

Another successful family day at zoo

Another successful family day at zoo

24/09/15

Thank you to everyone who came to our family day at Paignton Zoo on Saturday 19 September. We...

We are getting a new telephone system

We are getting a new telephone system

19/08/15

At Teign Housing we are always striving to improve customer experience, whilst still giving the...

Switch to Direct Debit and you could win £1,000 in shopping vouchers!

Switch to Direct Debit - win £1,000!

19/08/15

Pay your housing rent by Direct Debit and you could win £1,000 in shopping vouchers! Ever...

In Bloom Garden competition 2015 - winners!

In Bloom Garden competition 2015 - winners!

18/08/15

The winners of the Teign Housing In Bloom Garden competition 2015 are: Best Indivdual Garden: Mr...

Getting online with the DigiBugs. IT, training

Getting online with the DigiBugs

14/08/15

Teign Housing are helping their tenants get online through a popular new initiative, DigiBugs. The...

Family zoo day - book now!

Family zoo day - book now!

14/08/15

Our annual family event at Paignton Zoo will be on Saturday 19 September, this is always a popular...

A week with Teign Housing

17/07/15

A week with Teign Housing This week I have had the opportunity to spend a week at Teign Housing and...

Consultation on governance changes

02/07/15

Consultation on changes to Teign Housing’s governance arrangements All tenants of Teign...

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Apprenticeship opportunities

11/06/15

We are currently offering two apprenticeship opportunities that will allow you to earn whilst you...

Dementia Awareness Week Teign Housing Teignbridge Devon

Dementia Awareness Week 17-23rd May 2015

20/05/15

Teign Housing is taking part in Dementia Awareness Week this year by providing information for...

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Happening Here!

19/05/15

Since February we have been working with artist group, Blind Ditch, on a neighbourhood project for...

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£250k of improvements made to communal areas

05/05/15

Local affordable housing provider, Teign Housing, have built eight new, self-contained mobility...

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£3million investment in homes for Teignbridge

20/04/15

Teign Housing has invested just over £3million in building 67 new homes in Teignbridge over...

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Green energy for our Head Office

17/04/15

We have had 84 PV (Photo Voltaic) panels installed onto the roof of Teign Housing’s Head...

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Helping you refresh your home

08/04/15

This is the time of year when many people are thinking about decorating their homes ready for the...

South West Water

Advice on Tap

12/03/15

Each year, 20,000 people in Devon and Cornwall save an average of £300-£400 per...

Handyperson service, Teignbridge

Need some help around the house and garden?

20/02/15

Spring is just around the corner - planning a tidy up? Do you need some help to get those odd jobs...

Six new homes for Broadhempston

Six new homes for Broadhempston

16/02/15

Six 2 and 3 bedroom homes that will be available for affordable rent in rural Broadhempston have...

Advice under one roof - coming soon!

Advice under one roof - coming soon!

12/02/15

We are holding a series of 'Advice Under One Roof' events in February and March across...

Raising Awareness of Dementia

Raising Awareness of Dementia

20/01/15

The Disability Forum, as part of the Community Pledges requested by tenants, has chosen to focus on...

A day in the life of a Teign Housing Caretaker

A day in the life of a Teign Housing Caretaker

19/01/15

Duties vary from scheme to scheme dependant on the level of service that residents have opted for,...

In Touch out now

In Touch out now

18/12/14

The latest issue of In Touch is now available for you to download from our publications page

Haldon travellers site open

Haldon travellers site open

04/12/14

Our first ever site for travellers at Haldon Hill is now officially open. We now manage this site...

New gas contract

New gas contract

25/11/14

Our gas servicing, heating and repairs contract is now being provided by Sharewest run by Westward...

New homes for Newton Abbot

New homes for Newton Abbot

14/11/14

11 new homes for affordable rent are taking shape at the former Bradley Mill site in Newton Abbot....

Digging into new ground - Christow Community Land Trust

Digging into new ground - Christow Community Land Trust

10/11/14

A unique development that will provide 18 affordable highly energy efficient homes in Dartmoor...

FREE adult education classes - Buckland

FREE adult education classes - Buckland

13/10/14

Adult Education Classes now available at Buckland & Milber Community Centre. Fridays from 10am....

Devon Hate Crime Awareness Week

Devon Hate Crime Awareness Week

08/10/14

Hate Crime Awareness Week 13th– 17thOct 2014 A week of activities and events aimed at raising...

preparing for winter

Does your heating work?

02/10/14

Is your heating system ready for winter? Now is the time to check that it is working before the...

Helga Fischer turns 100

Helga Fischer turns 100

26/08/14

TeignCare customer Helga Fischer from Dunchideock celebrated her 100th birthday on Tuesday 26...

Community-led homes for rural Broadhempston

Community-led homes for rural Broadhempston

22/07/14

Six new homes for affordable rent are starting to take shape in Broadhempston. Newton Abbot based...

Teign Housing head office

New head office officially opens

21/07/14

Teign Housing have cemented themselves at the heart of Teignbridge, by officially opening their new...

New homes for Dawlish

New homes for Dawlish

24/06/14

Teign Housing completed three new 2 bedroom flats for affordable rent in Dawlish. The three flats...

Teignbridge food bank

Supporting our local food bank

06/06/14

The Newton Abbot & Teignbridge Food Bank have opened the doors of their new premises in...

Apprenticeship opportunities south west

Apprenticeship opportunities in the SW

02/06/14

Learn new skills and earn while you learn Our responsive repairs contractor, Ian Williams, are...

Teign Housing direct debit

Switch to Direct Debt and win £12,000!

08/04/14

Ever wondered what you would do if your bills were covered for 12 months? Well, 2014 could be the...

Celebrating 10 Years

Celebrating 10 Years

04/03/14

Teign Housing celebrates 10 years of providing housing services Teign Housing, celebrated their...

Teign Housing phone calls

High call volumes

24/02/14

Due to recent extreme weather conditions, our Customer Service Team are experiencing extremely high...

Mayflower club buckland newton abbot

Join the Mayflower Club, Buckland

10/02/14

The Mayflower Club, based in Gilbert Road Buckland, is a friendly and welcoming group who host a...

In Touch winter 2013/14

In Touch winter 2013/14 - download now

19/12/13

Catch up with all the latest news by downloading the latest issue of In Touch. Visit our...

New homes for Dawlish

New homes for Dawlish

16/12/13

Three families in Dawlish will be enjoying their first Christmas in their new home this year. Three...

Haldon traveller site up-date

Haldon traveller site up-date

10/12/13

Clearance work has started to create a safer and well managed permanent traveller site at Haldon...

Ashburton Christmas Bazaar - Fri 6 Dec

Ashburton Christmas Bazaar - Fri 6 Dec

05/12/13

Residents at Mill Path and The Green in Ashburton are holding a Christmas Bazaar in their community...

Developing the next generation

Developing the next generation

18/11/13

Teign Housing has employed two local apprentices to train and develop within the housing sector....

Allpay

Allpay system up-grade this weekend

11/11/13

Important information for anyone who pays their rent online via Allpay Allpay are doing some major...

Teign Housing wins renewable heating bid

Teign Housing wins renewable heating bid

25/10/13

The Energy Saving Trust have announced that Teign Housing is one of 57 social landlords in Great...

We have moved

We have moved - across the car park!

09/10/13

Teign Housing’s head office is now located at Millwood House – the office block across the car...

Teign Housing In Bloom

Teign Housing In Bloom - winners

13/09/13

Teign Housing residents have pruned, weeded and dug their way through the competition to become...

Teign Housing annual zoo day

Annual family zoo day - join us!

27/08/13

Our annual family event at Paignton Zoo will be on Saturday 21 September and we would like to...

Community garden opens - Ashburton

Community garden opens - Ashburton

12/06/13

Mike Hanrahan, Teign Housing’s chief executive officially opened the St Andrew’s Close...

Apprenticeship opportunities

Apprenticeship opportunities

23/05/13

Investing in our future, opening the door to your new career Apprentices in Customer...

Ian Williams - new repairs contractor

Ian Williams - new repairs contractor

21/05/13

In November 2012 we appointed Lovell partnerships to carry out our repairs and maintenance...

Disability A Go

Disability A Go

07/05/13

On Friday 3 May, the Teign Housing Disability Forum welcomed MP Anne Marie Morris to their...

Disability A Go

Disability A Go event - Friday 3 May

23/04/13

Have you wondered what services are on offer to disabled people living in Teignbridge? Well...

Free health checks for dogs this week

Free health checks for dogs this week

16/04/13

Tuesday 16 April9am - 4pmFirst Avenue (cemetery entrance), Dawlish EX7 9RF Wednesday 17 April9am -...

Haldon

Haldon traveller site approved

08/04/13

Plans to create a new authorised gypsy and traveller site in Teignbridge have been approved, paving...

Termination of repairs contract

04/04/13

Lovell have informed us that they do not wish to continue with the five-year repairs and...

Benefit changes

Benefit changes - talk to us

26/03/13

The Government are bringing in a number of changes to the amount of benefits people receive. The...

1000 TeignCare customers

1000 TeignCare customers

01/02/13

Mr and Mrs Mountain from Kenn have been named as TeignCare’s 1000th customer and Judi Spiers...

Haldon

Plans submitted for Haldon traveller site

17/01/13

We have now submitted our plans to develop and manage a permanent site for travellers at Haldon. We...

Tough stance against ASB in Teignmouth

Tough stance against ASB in Teignmouth

10/01/13

After gaining an outright possession order, Teign Housing and residents from Douglas House,...

Teignmouth regeneration

Regeneration project finished in style

13/12/12

We celebrated the completion of our £4million regeneration project in central Teignmouth on...

iPad training

iPad training, Bradley Court

30/11/12

Residents at Bradley Court, Newton Abbot have been trying out the latest touchscreen technology at...

Young people make a difference

Young people make a difference

06/11/12

We hosted an event for 13 – 16 year olds at the River Dart Country Park on Saturday 13...

New handyperson service available

New handyperson service available

10/10/12

Our brand new handyperson service has been developed with the Tenants’ Forum to provide you...

New responsive repairs contractor

New responsive repairs contractor

03/09/12

We have selected repairs and maintenance specialist, Lovell, for a five-year contract to carry out...

ASBI success

ASBI success in Teignmouth

24/08/12

On Friday 17 August we successfully obtained a 12 month Anti-Social Behaviour Injunction against Mr...

Benefit change

Benefit changes - prepare for them now

01/08/12

If you claim housing benefit to help pay your rent, you may be affected by changes from April 2013....

LABC awards

Tremletts Close, best in South West

26/06/12

Our new development in Tedburn St Mary has scoped the ‘Best Social Housing Development’...

In bloom garden competition

In bloom garden competition

12/06/12

The Teign Housing In Bloom garden competition is back by popular demand. After a number of calls...

New homes for Swift colony

New homes for Swift colony, Teignmouth

01/06/12

You may have noticed three small holes along the roofline of the completed blocks of flats, which...

Harding Court

Harding Court, Buckfastleigh

25/05/12

Teign Housing has unveiled 10 new homes in Buckfastleigh in memory of former involved tenant, Pam...

Haldon ridge traveller site

Haldon ridge traveller site - update

17/05/12

Plans to build an authorised traveller site at Haldon have been making steady progress over the...

Brushing up on DIY skills

Brushing up on DIY skills

20/04/12

Residents from Kingsway, Teignmouth, have been brushing up on their decorating skills at a DIY day...

Second hand goods, first class service

Second hand goods, first class service

16/04/12

Our caretaking and grounds maintenance team are celebrating the success of their new recycling...

Benefit change up-date

Latest benefit changes

26/03/12

Working Tax CreditFrom April 2012 working couples who wish to claim Working Tax Credit as a family...

Sport Relief

Tour de Teignbridge - Sport Relief

19/03/12

Two of our employees will be attempting to cycle around the boundary of our catchment area on...

Teignmouth regeneration

Teignmouth regeneration up-date

12/03/12

Photograph: Before and AfterCompleted block at Parsons Street (left) and Douglas House before its...

Haldon

Haldon ridge traveller site

07/03/12

The Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) announced funding of £1.1m to turn the long standing...

Teign Housing get gold

Teign Housing gets gold

21/11/11

We are celebrating after achieving the Investors in People Gold Award. Teign Housing was assessed...

Buckland's Big Tidy Up

Buckland's Big Tidy Up

08/11/11

Teign Housing staff and a group of younger residents from Buckland, Newton Abbot took part in...

Resident Census

Our Resident Census is out now

31/10/11

Tailored to you We are carrying out a Census of all of all tenants. Our Resident Census will ask...

Communications group

Good practice makes perfect

26/10/11

Our communications group having been celebrating after the Housing Quality Network (HQN) picked our...

New homes for Tedburn St Mary

13/10/11

Local MP Mel Stride helped us to celebrate the completion of 10 new homes built in the village of...

Investing in people

Investing in people

23/09/11

We have invested £10,000 on developing the skills of our managers through a 10 month...

zoo

Family zoo day - come and join us!

30/08/11

Following the success of last year’s family day at Paignton Zoo we will be holding another...

Cat

Free neutering for cats

18/08/11

Teignbridge & Totnes Cats Protection are offering FREE NEUTERING for cats whose owners are on a...

Tepee

Children's creative workshops near you

09/08/11

We have funded TEPEE (Teignbridge Play Network) to provide a number of free children’s summer...

Douglas House

Teignmouth blocks - tell us what you think

28/07/11

We are holding two consultation days to find out what colour people living in Teignmouth would like...

New look for Teignmouth unveiled

17/06/11

The first of five new and improved blocks of flats in Teignmouth have unveiled as the final bits of...

Sniffer dog training

13/06/11

We are continuing our tough stance against drug use in our properties in a joint initiative between...

Running for Rowcroft

30/05/11

The Templar House running club was formed in September 2010. Members are from Teign Housing and...

Cleaner, Safer, Greener Kingsway

21/03/11

We are pleased to announce that Kingsway, Teignmouth has been awarded with a Cleaner Safer Greener...

High rise flat fire training

High rise flat fire training

29/10/10

Teign Housing and Devon & Somerset Fire & Rescue Service are continuing in their quest to...