What's in your area

On this page you can find information about the neighbourhood priorities in your area as well as news and details about upcoming events.

"Hi, I'm Jawaid Iqbal and I'm your Neighbourhood Officer for Higginshaw. If you have any issues regarding your tenancy or neighbourhood please contact me via our Service Centre."

  • Neighbourhood plan

    Key Priorities

    Ensure demand on services is appropriate:

    We will make appropriate referrals to services.

    Reduce demand on GMP and challenge perceptions around ASB:

    We will work with our partners, customers and colleagues to challenge perceptions and influence change.

    Reduce high levels of unemployment:

    We will promote to all customers FCHO employment and training advice plus work experience, volunteering and employment readiness.

    Encourage /signpost to health and well-being opportunities:

    We will work with groups and partner agencies to promote health activities in the area.

    Develop community development activity:

    We will continue to work with existing groups, promoting the work they do to the wider community.

  • Your local events

    Events in your area this summer

    A list of all the events happening this summer in your community

  • Local news

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    Our 2016/17 Social impact Report is now available to view

    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.

    Value for Money statement

    Value for Money statement

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

    Value for Money statement

    Value for Money statement

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

  • Related content

    Rapid ROCA 2019

    Rapid ROCA 2019 How much funding is available? You can apply for up to £500. What will Rapid ROCA fund? In competition with other applications, the panel are looking for applications that ‘Most benefit the community’.   How do I apply? We’re holding a drop-in session at First Place, 22 Union Str...

    Rapid ROCA 2019

    Rapid ROCA 2019 How much funding is available? You can apply for up to £500. What will Rapid ROCA fund? In competition with other applications, the panel are looking for applications that ‘Most benefit the community’.   How do I apply? We’re holding a drop-in session at First Place, 22 Union Str...

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