Oak Tree Housing Association

Oak Tree starts ‘significant’ £33m new build programme

Oak Tree Housing Association has announced plans for the development of more than 200 new homes across four locations in Greenock.

Published 25 March 2019

Voting opens for Oak Tree Housing Association community grants

Voluntary organisations, community groups and schools in Greenock, are amongst the applicants to Oak Tree Housing Association’s £35,000 Our Community Our Future fund, which is now open to a public vote.

Published 6 March 2019

MBE honour ‘a fitting tribute’ for Oak Tree’s vice chairperson

The chief executive of Oak Tree Housing Association has paid tribute to the organisation’s vice chairperson who was awarded an MBE in recognition of her voluntary service to social housing in Inverclyde.

Published 14 January 2019

Oak Tree Housing Association secures new office space

Oak Tree Housing Association is set to move into a new Inverclyde headquarters having out-grown its present office space.

Published 8 January 2019

Oak Tree vice-chair named on 2019 honours list

Jacqueline Robertson McKelvie, who is the voluntary vice-chair of Oak Tree Housing Association, has been bestowed an MBE in the Queen’s 2019 honours list.

Published 4 January 2019

New service to give Inverclyde residents’ finances a makeover

Future Skills Inverclyde has launched a brand new budgeting service for residents of Inverclyde called Total Money Makeover which looks at practical ways to save money.

Published 23 November 2018

Wise Group secures deals to tackle fuel poverty in Inverclyde

Inverclyde residents are set to benefit in the ongoing fight to eradicate fuel poverty after one of Scotland’s biggest social enterprises won two key contracts to deliver vital services for three of the region’s main housing associations.

Published 23 August 2018

Link confirms £24m development at former Greenock hospital site

Link Group Ltd, in partnership with Oak Tree Housing Association, has confirmed its plans to build 198 high-quality, energy efficient homes on the site of the former Ravenscraig Hospital in Greenock.

Published 24 July 2018

Cloch and Oak Tree open exhibition of local community art

The culmination of six month’s worth of art work by four local communities in Greenock has been displayed at an exhibition in Auchmountain Community Hall.

Published 28 March 2018

Cloch makes community artworks appointment to engage with tenants

Cloch Housing Association has welcomed Lisa Lees to her temporary post as community development arts worker, thanks to funding from the Scottish Government’s Aspiring Communities Fund.

Published 28 November 2017

Gold accreditation for Oak Tree Housing Association

Oak Tree Housing Association (OTHA) has been awarded gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard for demonstrating a commitment to high performance through good people management.

Published 19 December 2016

MSP visits Greenock to discuss dangers on development sites

Conservative MSP for West Scotland, Maurice Corry, visited a new build housing development in Greenock to assess the measures being taken by the National House Building Council (NHBC) to ensure construction standards are being maintained on all New Build Housing sites.

Published 6 September 2016

Keepmoat trainee went from job fair to job offer in weeks

A talented trainee from Port Glasgow has landed his dream job in construction, after approaching Action for Children at a job fair and impressing his bosses on a 13 week work placement.

Published 15 June 2016

Helensburgh company appointed to I-FLAIR works framework

Stewart & Shields Ltd has become the latest contractor to be appointed to a framework agreement for eight housing associations based in Inverclyde, East Renfrewshire and Renfrewshire.

Published 24 May 2016

Ardenglen Housing Association maintenance manager Tommy Gray

Ardenglen Housing Association is sad to announce the sudden but peaceful death on 18th May 2016, of its friend and former colleague Tommy Gray.

Published 24 May 2016