Housing development named after WW1 battle

A new affordable homes development has been named in remembrance of soldiers from Stoke-on-Trent who lost their lives at the Battle of the Marne. Stoke-on-Trent Housing Society has 19 two-bed homes in a new rental development, named Marne Place. The site in Abbey Lane, Bucknall, commemorates a landmark Allied victory in September 1914, in Marne, … Continued

A unique garden and woodland walk unveiling at a primary school

Parents, pupils and staff will gather for the opening of a wonderful new outside area at Smallthorne Primary School. The quiet reflection area for pupils has been funded by a £10,000 Realise Foundation grant and £7,800 from school funds. It was built by PM Training apprentices and includes seats, undercover shelters and sensory plants to … Continued

Lifelong learning during Be Online Week

The Realise Foundation is a Regeneration Charity that works to help the local area with money earmarked to help people gain new skills for employment, get into or stay in education or by making a physical change to benefit the local area. As a charity focused on unleashing the potential of North Staffordshire, a key … Continued

Easter Egg Hunt

Aspire Housing has partnered with the Respect Chesterton Group to organise an Easter event for all the community. The egg hunt is a great opportunity for young children under the age of 12 to take part in free fun and exciting activities throughout the day. The event takes place on Saturday March 28, from 11am … Continued

Allpay Technical Issues

Allpay have advised us that some debit and credit card payments made between 7pm on Monday 5th January and 3am on Tuesday 6th January may have been affected by a technical issue. If you think you have been affected, please call the Lloyds incident helpline on 01268 567103. This line is open daily between 8am … Continued

Information for sheltered housing customers

Customers who live in Aspire Housing’s sheltered housing are being visited this week (beginning 8 September) and next week (beginning 15 September) to explain changes to their service.

Win a tablet and six months free internet

As part of an on-going programme to evaluate and improve the services we deliver, we are currently looking at how we can support our customers to use more services and save money through accessing the internet.

Aspire takes lead on Housing Apprenticeship Trailblazer Programme

Following the announcement in March 2014 by Prime Minister David Cameron that housing was to become one of the successful Phase 2 Trailblazers, today The Aspire Group is pleased to announce that the new apprenticeship standard for Housing Management is now live.