Aspire and Tesco Christmas toy appeal launch

Thousands of children across North Staffordshire will have a special Christmas present thanks to a joint appeal by Aspire Housing and Tesco. The supermarket is encouraging customers at ten of its stores to donate a toy as they do their shopping. The main stores are: Uttoxeter, Hanley, Meir Park, Trent Vale, Kidsgrove, Congleton, Longton, and … Continued

Helping a homeless charity

At Aspire Housing and PM Training we have strong links with a vulnerable and homeless people's charity, House of Bread. The organisation offers home cooked meals, friendship, support and a safe place for people in times of crisis, in Stafford and surrounding areas. More than 30 Aspire colleagues have volunteered to bake bread at the charity … Continued

Staff identity cards

L-R Aspire’s new ID badges with light grey background and lanyards have replaced the old red version As we roll out our new brand, you’ll notice we have issued our staff with new ID cards, lanyards and name badges. Customers are advised to check the identity of all staff members who call on them to … Continued

We Are Aspire - Housing, Apprenticeships & Support

New brand and website launch

On Tuesday October 18, Aspire Housing, PM Training and the Realise Foundation will refresh our brand to reflect our future ambitions and define who we are. Following recent work to develop our new Vision, Values, and Corporate Plan, we’re changing the look and feel of things to fit the new direction. We are creating a … Continued

Aspire Customer Mike Nolan stars in a Placeshapers film

Mike Nolan is featured in a national film called We Work which is changing perceptions of housing associations. http://www.placeshapers.org/we-work We Work draws together 15 powerful stories of how employment and skills teams have had a massive impact on housing association customers’ lives. PlaceShapers is a network of more than 100 housing associations that own and … Continued

Celebration to mark the transformation of an eyesore site

Aspire Housing is developing the derelict land in Lower Ash Road, to create affordable housing for sale and for rent. The pub site was bought in 2013 and cleared to make way for much-needed regeneration. 22 new properties will be built, with a mix of different styles and sizes. There will be six two-bed bungalows, … Continued