News

Find out about the latest news from FCHO

Our regular newsletter First Choice for News is now 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.

First Choice For News previous editions:

Further Update re Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

Further Update re Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

Following the initial information we gave to tenants we have today distributed a further letter with more specific advice and a set of frequently asked questions and answers.

We are aware that there will be concern in Oldham from those who live in high rise blocks. On the 14th June a team of our staff visited all our high rise flats to reassure residents and hand delivered a letter confirming the procedures in the event of a fire.

Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

Fire Safety in Tower Blocks

Following the terrible fire in the high rise block of flats in London the thoughts of all the staff at First Choice Homes Oldham are with the victims and their families at this tragic time.

Information and Advice - Manchester Arena Attack

Information and Advice - Manchester Arena Attack

Help and information to support those affected by the terror attack in at Manchester Arena.

Partnership Working Should Stop the Noise

Partnership Working Should Stop the Noise

First Choice Homes Oldham (FCHO) continue to work in partnership with Oldham Council (OMBC) to help tackle noise nuisance.

An Open Letter to Andy Burnham

An Open Letter to Andy Burnham

We congratulate our new GM Mayor Andy Burnham and ask him to work with us to achieve our goal of building homes and ending the housing crisis.

Register on MyFCHO to win an iPad

Register on MyFCHO to win an iPad

To be in with a chance of winning an iPad, complete the registration for the MyFCHO portal by midnight on Friday 30th June and you will be automatically entered into the draw...

Benefits are Changing - don't get caught out

Benefits are Changing - don't get caught out

Starting in April, Universal Credit in Oldham is Changing. If you make a new claim or make changes to your claim, you will have to go on to the new online portal for benefits.

Gardens Competition 2017

Gardens Competition 2017

This years annual Gardens Competition is now open!

For more information and how to enter...

Growing Together Ceremony - The Results

Growing Together Ceremony - The Results

The Winners are....

find out who came out on top, at our annual Growing Together Ceremony.

New Allocations Policy

New Allocations Policy

A few FAQs about Oldham Council's new allocations policy.