Berwickshire Housing Association



New play equipment installed thanks to BHA donation

Children can now enjoy a brand new ‘timber trail’ at Windram Park in Chirnside following the installation of new modern play equipment.

Published 17 September 2020

BHA celebrates eight year success of BeFriend project

Since its inception eight years ago, Berwickshire Housing Association’s *BHA) BeFriend Project has grown from strength to strength and is now an invaluable service to the lonely and isolated.

Published 24 August 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association names Michelle Meldrum as new chief executive

Michelle Meldrum will take over the role of chief executive at Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) when Helen Forsyth retires at the end of October.

Published 20 August 2020

BHA helps tenants get digitally connected

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has secured support for a number of its tenants to gain access and support through working in partnership with Connecting Scotland and Scottish Borders Council.

Published 5 August 2020

New working partnership will benefit BHA tenants

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is to work in collaboration with The Knowledge Partnership in a move it hopes will continue to drive improvements in the services it provides to its tenants

Published 9 July 2020

Sam Hart and Stephen Scott join Berwickshire Housing Association board

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

Published 8 July 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association's tenant volunteer chair George Pickering announces retirement

After more than 13 years of service to Berwickshire Housing Association's (BHA) tenant volunteers and scrutiny panel, volunteer chair George Pickering has announced his retirement.

Published 25 June 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association secures £78k funding from the Supporting Communities Fund

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has secured £78,000 from the Scottish Government’s Supporting Communities Fund to support small community-based groups deliver activities in response to the coronavirus pandemic.

Published 24 June 2020

Hart Builders to kick-off first phase of £5.3m Borders project for BHA

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) has appointed Hart Builders to carry out the first phase of a new build housing development in Beanburn, Ayton.

Published 23 June 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association secures £5m Allia C&C bond to build new homes

Berwickshire Housing Association has announced its new partnership with Allia C&C to support the financing of its ongoing development programmes across Berwickshire for affordable housing and its vision to create thriving rural communities.

Published 16 April 2020

Helen Forsyth announces retirement after 13 years as BHA chief executive

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) chief executive Helen Forsyth has announced her retirement after 13 successful years in the role.

Published 14 April 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association supports local food banks

Away from the stockpiling hordes, food bank volunteers are toiling tirelessly to make sure that no one goes hungry during the coronavirus pandemic and Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is doing its bit to help.

Published 2 April 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association helps vulnerable people with wind farm cash

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) is now working with a newly-established volunteer action group to provide emergency grants funded through wind farm cash to local families in hardship.

Published 1 April 2020

BHA's Helen Forsyth appointed to South of Scotland Enterprise board

Helen Forsyth, the current chief executive of Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA), has been appointed to the board of the South of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE).

Published 25 March 2020

Berwickshire Housing Association and Allanbank Arts join forces on inter-generational art project

Berwickshire Housing Association (BHA) and Allanbank Arts are currently working together on an inter-generational art project.

Published 24 March 2020