Berwickshire Housing Association

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

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