Posted 13 Oct 2021
We have published our annual report for residents for 2020/21. Find out how much we have invested in our existing homes and developing new ones for both rent and shared ownership in the report, which...
Posted on the 24th September 2020
This week’s #HomesAtTheHeart theme is settled futures, and we want to shine a light on the great work that goes on at Lea Bridge House, our homeless hostel in London. After substantial refurbishment Lea Bridge now offers 229 rooms.
The refurbishment included all rooms from the first to the ninth floor, with new heaters and hand wash basins being installed. As well as this, the communal bathrooms have been pulled out and new flooring, cubicles, showers, baths, and toilets have been fitted.
Thankfully, during lockdown additional works were able to continue, whilst following all government guidance. A brand-new CCTV system has been installed in the whole building, along with additional bike racks allowing more residents to use the facility and our contractors CLC have continued with the general infrastructure refurbishments. The Lea Bridge team are working on installing a new WI-FI system for residents, which will particularly benefit residents looking for work, and claiming Universal Credit.
Staff at Lea Bridge have worked hard to support residents during the pandemic even whilst working from home and arranged food parcels for over 50 residents from two local charities.
The housing and facilities staff at Lea Bridge have now returned to the office on a rota system to help assist residents with any tenancy management queries such as rent, benefits, signposting advice and dealing with any maintenance and repairs issues. The housing teams have started interviews, virtual viewings, and lettings in secure and safe manner, ensuring we are following all current government guidelines.
Posted 13 Oct 2021
Posted 04 Oct 2021
“Welcome to our Resident Services Panel report for 2020/21. I hope you will find our report useful, informative and insightful. I wish to encourage all customers to get involved and engage with Paradigm. We have vacancies on...