Bridgewater Housing Association has sadly announced the sudden passing of former chairperson and board member Hugh Cameron just before Christmas. A well-known and highly respected figure in the voluntary housing movement in Scotland, Hugh was first elected to Bridgewater's board of management i
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Tenant satisfaction levels at Bridgewater Housing Association (BHA) remain high, results from a recently conducted survey have revealed. The survey indicated that 93% of tenants are satisfied with the overall service provided by the Association while 92% are satisfied with the association’s re
Bridgewater Housing Association welcomed members and guests to its 25th Annual General Meeting, which was held at Bargarran Community Centre, Erskine on 30th August 2022. Members were advised of a very productive and eventful year for the organisation despite the challenging circumstances because of
Bridgewater Housing Association's technical manager Gary Stapleton has retired after 24 highly successful years at the Association. During his time with Bridgewater, Mr Stapleton managed the development of newbuild properties and a significant land management portfolio. Starting off in 1998 primaril
Bridgewater Housing Association has appointed Andy Thomson as its new chief executive. Following the announcement early in the year that the current chief executive, Ian McLean will retire at the end of the month, the board undertook a rigorous recruitment exercise, interviewing several impressive c
Bridgewater Housing Association has announced the retirement of its first and long-standing chief executive Ian McLean. Ian joined Bridgewater 24 years ago, as a fresh-faced thirty-odd year old, after two years with Dumfries and Galloway Council as a neighbourhood housing manager based in Stranraer
The huge scale of the effort by six housing associations to deliver pandemic relief to their communities has been highlighted in a new report.
A successful collaboration between eight housing associations is helping to deliver value for money for tenants and provide a boost for communities.
It is with the greatest sadness that the board and staff of Bridgewater Housing Association have to share the news that our first chair, Willie Robertson, has passed away peacefully in his sleep after a short illness. Although in later years he wasn’t able to get out and about as much, people
Three housing associations in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire have kicked off the new year with a renewed approach to tenant engagement. Barrhead and Williamsburgh in Paisley and Bridgewater in Erskine have begun using a tenant engagement platform called CX Feedback from Glasgow-based Target Appl
A consortium which represents housing associations based in East Renfrewshire, Inverclyde and Renfrewshire is to host a Meet the Buyer event for its highly successful property investment and maintenance related Framework for 2020 - 2024. The i-Flair consortium published a Prior Information Notice (P
Housing associations in Renfrewshire and East Renfrewshire have shone the spotlight on the work they do helping communities. FLAIR – made up of six social housing providers – have been at the forefront of regeneration for 30 years as they strive to improve housing and make lives better.
Cloch Housing Association is to cease developing and delivering Care & Repair and the Small Repairs Service for Inverclyde Council, bringing an end to an 18-year partnership. From April 1 the service will be delivered by another organisation after a 42% budget cut from the local authority proved
There were lots of smiling faces in Erskine on Saturday as Bridgewater Housing Association’s birthday celebrations got underway with a Street Party in conjunction with Impact Arts. The Association is holding a number of events during the year to commemorate its 21st, with celebrations reaching all
The Care Inspectorate has graded Bridgewater’s Housing Support Service Grade 6 - Excellent following an unannounced inspection, which concluded on 11 October. This grading covers quality of care and support; quality of staffing; and quality of management and leadership.