Monthly Archives: December 2016

Going for it with SBHA

Ask Scottish Borders Housing Association’s Employability Adviser Lita McHale what she loves about her job and the answer’s simple:

“I just love helping people find a way to get back on track.”

Lita has been the face of the Go4It Project

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So many ways to have your say

Our Christmas newsletter is arriving on your doorstep early this week.

In it, you’ll find a survey asking for your views on the rent you pay, and on the rent increase proposed for next year.

There is also an opportunity

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SBHA’s estate walkabouts continue

susans-walkabout-8-12-16Our Estate Walkabouts are continuing through December. Last week, Susan Falconer and Colin Sandilands were out in Selkirk, and were joined by Councillor Michelle Ballantyne, as well as officer Conal McEwan from Lothian and

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What a transformation!

Four families received keys to their brand-new homes at Torwoodlee in Galashiels this week, and are looking forward to getting moved in and settled in time for Christmas.

The development comprises four 3-bed houses, each one suitable for a family

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Another milestone birthday at Hazeldean

Just a couple of weeks after SBHA’s amenity housing complex at Hazeldean celebrated its 40th birthday, one of its residents has also reached a milestone. Mary Stewart celebrated her 90th birthday recently, surrounded by friends and family. Mary is pictured with

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Phone scam alert

Police Scotland are warning residents to be on the alert after a bogus call was reported last week.

A spokesperson said:

“A member of the community has received a phone call from a male advising them that there is a

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