Ng homes

North Glasgow tenants ‘get ahead’ with charity poverty programme

Tenants of ng homes have recently completed the Getting Ahead programme with Scottish charity Bridges out of Poverty which helps people in Glasgow move out of poverty and lead change in their communities.

Published 31 August 2016

ng homes tenants grow and sow during National Allotment Week

ng homes residents are getting their hands dirty at their local allotment this season and members of the North Glasgow community are invited to join growing sessions to learn about sowing, cultivating, and most importantly harvesting food in a natural, organic way.

Published 16 August 2016

Partnership award for ng homes and Scottish Fire and Rescue Service

Work being carried out by ng homes and the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service (SFRS) to manage the risk of an ageing population in North Glasgow has been recognised with a UK wide award.

Published 11 August 2016

North Glasgow school pupils get money wise

Housing Association ng homes has provided text books for young students at two local secondary schools in North Glasgow.

Published 20 June 2016

Oriental Exercise is the right fit for ng homes

Oriental Exercise classes run by ng homes are proving popular with Scottish and Chinese people as they work together to get fitter in North Glasgow.

Published 25 May 2016

Glasgow pupils get back on their bikes thanks to ng2

Pupils at Balornock Primary school in Glasgow were delighted when local social enterprise company ng2 fixed the lock on their bike shed after it had been vandalised over the recent bank holiday weekend.

Published 13 May 2016

African Challenge Scotland safety workshops a big hit with young people

The first in a series of workshops delivered by Police Scotland and African Challenge Scotland aimed at educating young people on keeping safe has proved a great success in North Glasgow.

Published 29 April 2016

ng homes wins top environmental award

ng homes has been presented with a prestigious Local Environmental Quality Award in recognition of its efforts to improve the environment.

Published 14 April 2016

New ng homes project to help unemployed men in North Glasgow

The Pitstops project is currently recruiting unemployed males for their forthcoming rugby-based personal development course, starting early May 2016 for eight weeks.

Published 12 April 2016

ng homes launches Happy Healthy Hearts programme

ng homes has teamed up with the NHS, AXIS Health Hubs and Active Schools to produce a unique health and fitness pilot project for P6 and P7 pupils in Saracen Primary School in the north of Glasgow.

Published 1 April 2016

African Challenge Scotland celebrates International Women’s Day at ng homes

African Challenge Scotland hosted an International Women's Day Conference at ng homes’ Saracen House in Possilpark.

Published 16 March 2016

Rugby based employability course scores in Falkirk

A seven-week rugby based employability course held in the Falkirk area has been deemed a resounding success.

Published 15 March 2016

Housing minister launches SFHA Apprentice Challenge 2016

Minister for housing and welfare Margaret Burgess MSP will mark the start of Scottish Apprenticeship Week 2016 (February 29–4 March) by launching a national challenge for housing apprentices.

Published 29 February 2016

Tigers Den Diner the place to be for North Glasgow residents

A new addition to the list of places to visit in North Glasgow is proving popular with customers of ng homes as they meet fortnightly at the Tiger’s Den Diner for an evening of entertainment with a hot meal included.

Published 9 February 2016

North Glasgow residents realise potential on Activate course

A further 26 people have successfully completed the community development Activate courses supported by ng homes and delivered by the University of Glasgow.

Published 25 January 2016