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:

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.

Benefits are Changing - do not get caught out

Benefits are Changing - do not 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.

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.

Value for Money statement

Value for Money statement

View our VFM report showing how we invest in our homes, services and community.

Starts at Home Day

Starts at Home Day

FCHO are supporting the National Housing Federation #StartsatHome day.

A day out and about

A day out and about

We recently took part in Give & Gain Day, a global day of employee volunteering. 39 of our colleagues went out and about around Oldham to hold community events including how one of our residents started blogging in her 80s

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