Berwickshire Housing Association

Community gardens and partnership working flourishing in Duns

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is continuing to work in partnership with Abundant Borders to encourage the use of its community gardens in both Duns and Ayton.

Published 18 February 2021

BHA receives £200,000 from The National Lottery Community Fund

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has been awarded £200,000 by The National Lottery Community Fund to support its very successful BeFriend project for the next three years.

Published 3 February 2021

BHA offers place for reflection with new 'Breathing Space' bench

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has unveiled a special ‘Breathing Space’ bench at its new development in Springfield, Duns.

Published 2 February 2021

BHA rolls out new housing management service to independent living courts

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has introduced Housing Proactive, Alertacall’s housing management service, at its independent living courts in Coldstream, Duns and Eyemouth.

Published 21 January 2021

BHA helps food charity get back on track

To mark its 25th anniversary, Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has sponsored 25 Food Train boxes – one for each year - which will be used to deliver essential food shopping to isolated and vulnerable elderly people during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Published 9 December 2020

In Pictures: Site progress at BHA's Ayton development site

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has shared images of the progress at the first phase of its new build housing development in Beanburn, Ayton.

Published 3 December 2020

BHA tackles social isolation with Berwickshire digital initiative

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has launched a new initiative to help tackle social isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic and, at the same time, improve the digital awareness of its tenants by loaning them 4G enabled iPads.

Published 24 November 2020

BHA supports Allanbank Arts Creative Hub reliance project

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is working with Allanbank Arts to bring a Creative Hub to those affected through isolation or anxiety by COVID-19.

Published 4 November 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association hands over first new homes at Duns development

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has now let the first eight of its 29 affordable new energy efficient homes at Springfield in Duns.

Published 29 October 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association marks National Befriending Week

National Befriending Week is celebrated every year from November 1-7 providing a great opportunity to raise awareness about the positive impact befriending makes in communities and in people’s lives.

Published 22 October 2020

BHA marks 25th anniversary and 300th house build

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year and has also reached the milestone of having built 300 new homes.

Published 6 October 2020

Horse charity given £12k boost from Berwickshire Housing Association

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has given financial support to the Swinton-based Horse Time charity to help fund its current programme of COVID-19 response workshops.

Published 1 October 2020

New trustees appointed to Berwickshire Housing Association board

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has announced the appointment of two new members to its board of trustees.

Published 28 September 2020

Community efforts of Berwickshire and Govan HAs discussed at Social Housing Resilience Group

The Social Housing Resilience Group (SHRG) met last week and discussed what could be learned from how Berwickshire Housing Association and Govan Housing Association have been working with their communities during the coronavirus outbreak.

Published 28 September 2020

Video: Borders Housing Network 'working together' to improve the region

The four registered social landlords operating in the Scottish Borders, also known as the Borders Housing Network, got together to support Scottish Housing Day and have produced a short animated video.

Published 17 September 2020