A Salford grandmother has made the move from unemployed pensioner to business owner thanks to a programme from City West aimed at helping people dreaming of setting up their own company.
City West has become the first organisation in the country to be re-accredited by the Housing Quality Network (HQN) for continued best practice in income management.
A national sight loss charity has received an early Christmas present after City West Housing Trust donated £23,000 through its Get Involved Find Time (GIFT) fundraising scheme.
A Manchester-based charity helping homeless and marginalised people has opened a new store in Salford with help from City West.
A sheltered scheme in Salford which was one of the first of its kind in Britain is celebrating its 60th birthday.
Planning permission has been secured for a development of 80 new affordable homes on a former industrial site in Salford.
City West has pumped more than £3.6 million back into local neighbourhoods through 16 landmark community initiatives and support programmes, a new report has revealed.
The latest issue of LIFE IN Salford Magazine will soon be coming through your letter box and is available to read online.
Staff at City West are celebrating after winning a suite of national industry awards and gaining a top business accreditation.
A group of youngsters will mark the launch of Anti-Bullying Week with a competition aimed at stamping out cyber bullying in Salford.
City West Housing Trust and City West Works have retained the Housing Quality Network’s (HQN) Direct Labour Organisation (DLO) and repairs and maintenance accreditation, which recognises the first-class service we provide to our homes.
Latest research findings revealed today by My Home Finance, a national social lending organisation, and City West Housing Trust show that one third of people are planning to take out some kind of short-term credit to pay for Christmas. 15% of these people had no idea of the actual costs involved.
A Salford social landlord has helped to turn a beautician’s dream of owning her own salon into a reality.
Linda Cartwright, a City West Housing Trust customer living in Irlam, took part in the landlord’s Don’t Keep It Under Your Hat initiative which helps local residents to set up and develop their own businesses.
A Salford housing association has scooped a national award after its construction training programme helped more than 250 into employment.
Business owners in Salford have welcomed a dramatic transformation to three shopping parades thanks to a £1million investment from City West.
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City West is calling for radical changes to how homes are provided to elderly and vulnerable people living in the UK, following the release of a report by think tank the Institute of Public Policy Research (IPPR) North.
A project set up by a City West and a charity in Salford has helped incidences of youth anti-social behaviour (ASB) drop by 90 per cent.
A new campaign is hoping to inspire hundreds of people living in Salford to get into work.
It is fitting that the BBC’s The Apprentice is back on our screens as there is a new Apprentice in town and she too is about to star in a little film all of her own.