News- First Choice Homes Oldham

News

Find out about the latest news from FCHO

Our regular newsletter First Choice for News is sent out to all our tenant and leaseholder customers every six months, in April and September. We will post news items here too so you can still keep up to date with the latest news from across Oldham.

For media enquiries please contact a member of the Communications team on 0161 393 8803. Alternatively, you can email communications@fcho.co.uk.

First Choice For News previous editions:

Ambitious Plans Revealed For Meeting Greater Manchesters Housing Need

Ambitious Plans Revealed For Meeting Greater Manchesters Housing Need

Housing providers across the region set out ambitions for building 16,000 homes over next five years. Ambitious plans to help tackle the housing crisis across Greater Manchester have been revealed in a manifesto by a consortium of the region’s housing providers. The Greater Manchester Housing Pro...
Directions Day is back!

Directions Day is back!

Directions Day is back!

Join us on Thursday 19th July from 10am - 1pm where our Directions team can help with finding work, training opportunities, mock interviews and more.

For more information, you can contact our Directions team on directions@fcho.co.uk or call 0161 393 5550.

Customer Event - Find Your Future

Customer Event - Find Your Future

First Choice Homes are working alongside GM Higher to host our next customer event. The ‘Find your Future’ event will be taking place on July 14 between 12pm and 4pm at Gallery Oldham.

The free community event aims to provide advice and guidance about further and higher education routes for young people.

First Choice Homes on the road! - Coldhurst

First Choice Homes on the road! - Coldhurst

Come and join us tomorrow for our first roadshow event from 1 pm to 2:30 pm.

We will be starting with our event near the Barker Street community where you can speak to our staff about what is going on in your community.

MyFCHO portal available

MyFCHO portal available

*Update* We are aware that customers are having difficulties in accessing the MyFCHO portal from Apple devices (iPhones, iPads, and Macs). This issue will continue until the portal is upgraded at the end of the month. Our apologies for the inconvenience. The MyFCHO portal has been updated and is...
Our pledges to support the Armed Forces community

Our pledges to support the Armed Forces community

We are proud to support the Armed Forces community in Oldham and we have signed the Armed Forces Covenant. Below is an extract from the Oldham Chronicle and it includes a link to a video about why we agreed to sign the covenant. First Choice Homes in Oldham pledges support to the Armed Forces com...
Family Safety week 23 – 27 April 2018

Family Safety week 23 – 27 April 2018

Family Safety week 23 – 27 April 2018 The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) Accidents are the biggest killer of children and young people. Every week at least one child under 5 is killed because of an accident. This week we are supporting Family Safety Week and over on our Fac...
Rapid ROCA

Rapid ROCA

First Choice Homes and partners will be hosting another Rapid Respect Our Community Awards (ROCA) on Tuesday 15th May, an event where community groups are given the chance to apply for up to £500.

IWD 2018 and Gender Pay Gap report

IWD 2018 and Gender Pay Gap report

In celebration of International Women's Day here at First Choice Homes. We held a networking breakfast for our female colleagues with a moving talk from one of our colleagues who spoke about the fantastic work that she does supporting her hometown in Malawi. There are some infographics on women i...
Health and safety is a top priority for First Choice Homes Oldham

Health and safety is a top priority for First Choice Homes Oldham

The highest standard of health and safety for customers and employees has been met by First Choice Homes Oldham for the second year running. The housing association’s Property Care service, which provides repairs and maintenance for its properties, was awarded the Occupational Health and Safety A...