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Bursary recipients

People living in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are being offered life-changing help to go to university or college.

Working? You may still qualify for UC

Some people of working age may be entitled to claim Universal Credit for the first time.

Calling all families – helping us to help you. We’re looking to learn more about families who live in our communities ensure you are at the heart of developing our services to make them the best they can be.

Wheatley are planting trees in their communities

Scotland’s largest social landlord is joining in with celebrations to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee by planting more than 1500 trees in communities across Scotland.

Wheatley is helping tenants claim all the welfare benefits they're entitled to

Wheatley Group has helped tenants claw back over £11million in unclaimed benefits in the past year.

New Child Disability Benefit introduced by the Scottish Government

A new benefit has been introduced by the Scottish Government to help parents of children with a disability or ill health.

Wheatkey can help tenants with fuel bills

Wheatley Group is urging customers worried about rising energy bills to get in touch.

Electric car

An electric car club in Glasgow is on the road to success in time for its second anniversary – after customers travelled over 74,000 miles in only two years.

John McInally has created a stunning garden at Kippen Gate in Glasgow

A LORETTO tenant in Glasgow has created a stunning garden which is bringing people together and creating a real sense of community.

Home Comforts

Over 236 tonnes of furniture have been saved from being dumped or going to landfill thanks to a life-changing upcycling service from Wheatley Group.

James and agnes Auchinlea

One of the first tenants to move into a new development in Glasgow, designed to help older people live independently for longer, says his dream home is “like a hotel”.

Close cleaning service update

Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate in line with government guidance.

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Please remember we are here to support you and your family during these extraordinary times.

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Loretto Housing Association, part of Wheatley Group, is building 111 affordable homes on three sites across central Scotland.

Woman sits on couch using her phone to pay rent

A new safe and secure way of paying is helping tenants keep on top of their rent.

Loretto frontline staff are supporting tenants while housing officers are supporting customers over the phone

Tenants have praised the ‘fantastic’ support they have received from Loretto housing officers during the pandemic.

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We are doing everything we can to help you and your family stay safe at home during these difficult times.

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Are you worried or have questions about Coronavirus? Expert help and advice from health care professionals and the Government is available.

Jean Wilson celebrates her 100th birthday

A GLASGOW woman has celebrated her 100th birthday – despite lockdown and the weather.

NETs staff working in community

Thanks for your patience as we continue to operate a restricted range of services, in line with government guidance.

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Chris Bilsland, a Loretto Housing Officer, explains what the next steps are if you are due to have your annual gas safety check.

Universal Credit - with you all the way

If you’re on Universal Credit, and claiming housing costs to pay your rent, make sure you let the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) know of changes to your rent.

Loretto wants tenants to stay safe at home

The March 2020 issue of Inside Loretto – the magazine for Loretto Housing tenants – is out now.

River City star backs Stay Safe campaign

A star of Scotland’s favourite soap is helping launch a new campaign to encourage tenants to stay safe at home.

Modern Apprentices at Wheatley Group

School leavers have the chance to become Modern Apprentices with Scotland’s largest housing, property and care organisation.

Home Comforts service

Our Home Comforts service helps tenants who need furniture but can’t afford it.

Tenants meet the neighbours at Wallacewell

Rain didn't stop play in Balornock when tenants got together to 'Meet the Neighbours'.

tenants in North lanarkshire get together

Tenants in North Lanarkshire are getting together to find out how they can help Loretto improve – and benefit from great support from their landlord.

SmartSpending app

Saving money using MySavings is now even easier – thanks to a new smartphone app.

Loretto tenant David Allan picked up an award from Enable

A Loretto tenant was one of the stars of the show at the recent Enable AGM in Glasgow.

Loretto Housing held its 2019 AGM recently

The winter issue of Inside Loretto – the magazine for Loretto Housing tenants – is out now.

Tenants have their say at engagement event

November is our Month of Engagement – and we want tenants to get involved.

Loretto customer David Gibson

A supported tenant at a Loretto Care service in Grangemouth has started his own radio station.

Loretto Housing held its AGM recently

Loretto tenants and staff had a bit of Highland fling as they got together to look over the past year.

St Patrick’s Court new tenant gets flowers

The September issue of Inside Loretto is out now.

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP visits new Loretto homes in Shawbridge Street, Glasgow

New Loretto tenant Geraldine Skelly says she ‘thanks her lucky stars’ for her new home in the south side of Glasgow.

Read the latest issue of Livingwell News

Catch up with the latest from our service for older tenants.

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Delighted Isabella Heyne says her new Coatbridge home is ‘absolutely life-changing’.

Denise Ackland and daughter Beau

The summer 2019 issue of Inside Loretto is out now.

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MySavings will cost you less, every day.

Helen Boyle says she's come full circle after moving into her new Shawbridge home

NEW Loretto tenant Helen Boyle says her new home in is the best she’s ever had.

Pension Credits: important changes

Think you might be entitled to Pension Credit – the benefit that tops up your pension?

Tenants' joy at new Loretto homes

New Loretto homes are putting a huge smile on tenants’ faces.

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Our tenant newsletter has a great new name and a bright new look.

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Loretto Housing helped a tenant receive more than £21,000 in backdated benefit payments.

Loretto Housing and Loretto Care held a Christmas party at Quarrywood Avenue, Glasgow

People  from Loretto got together to celebrate Christmas – and plans for a community garden.

Jo Day

Jo Day is loving being part of Loretto's Community Action Group - and he's now encouraging even more Loretto tenants to get involved.

Annual General Meeting 2018

What's in a name? Well, we want you to tell us.

Loretto tenants at the AGM

LORETTO’S tenant-led Community Action Group showed they were on the ball at this year’s annual general meeting.

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Online services are a really quick and easy way to pay your rent.

Follow our advice to be a responsible pet owner

It's great having a dog – but you need to make sure you look after it AND the rest of your neighbours.

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A new tenant group is helping change Loretto communities for the better.

The Google Bus offers free help with getting online and making the most of the internet

Loretto communities are getting the chance to gain free digital skills training and advice, thanks to Google’s Digital Garage bus tour.

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Sorry, but our online services – My Loretto – won’t be available on Saturday 30 June between 8am-7pm as we’re carrying out upgrades.

We used to be neighbours, but now we are friends

There are lots of fantastic reasons to read the latest issue of Loretto News.

Loretto celebrate gaining IIP Platinum award

Loretto Housing has become the latest members of the Wheatley family to achieve Investors in People’s top award.

We can help tenants get ready for Universal Credit

THE UK Government is making important changes to the benefits system – and we can help you work your way through them.

Loretto can help with benefit claims

Loretto has helped tenants claim back more than £200,000 in unclaimed benefits in the past year alone.

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Once you are on Universal Credit, your benefits will be paid on the same day of the month every month.

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Loretto Housing has reassured tenants there will be no delays to the delivery of new homes after a fire at a building site this week.

New Loretto homes are launched in Glasgow

The latest issue of Loretto News – the magazine for Loretto Housing tenants – is out now.

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Due to the major disruption caused by the bad weather our offices will be closed today (Friday). We’re very sorry for any inconvenience.

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Due to the bad weather our offices will not be open today.

New Loretto homes are launched in Glasgow

Work has started on transforming the site of a former primary school in the north of Glasgow into stylish affordable housing.

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OUR Volunteer Plus partnership helped young people change their lives – and help others too.

Loretto helps tenants with welfare benefits advice

A Loretto tenant is back in the driving seat after help from one of our advisors.

Loretto celebrates 40 years

Watch the video of our annual general meeting which marked 40 years of Loretto.

GHA new-build homes at Kingsway Court in Scotstoun

We would like to thank everyone who responded to our consultation on how we let our homes.

Housing officers can help you keep on top of your rent

The November issue of our tenant magazine, Loretto News, is out now.

Barclay Street new build

A Loretto tenant has ‘come full circle’ after moving into her new home in Springburn.

Learning at Work week

Writing songs, practising mindfulness and shadowing the boss are all in a day’s work this week for a group of housing and care staff.

wheatley foundation theatre

Children from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are to get their first experience of the theatre, thanks to a new partnership.

90 modern apprenticeships are available for young people

Ninety young people from some of Scotland’s most deprived communities are being given the chance to kickstart their career through new apprenticeships.

Minister backs environmental campaign

Ninety apprentices and trainees, including people from disadvantaged communities, are learning how to make Scotland’s neighbourhoods cleaner and greener.

TV weather predicts warm winter for tenants

Scotland’s largest social landlord launches its latest WinterReady initiative.

Housing Officer Claire Latto chats with a Loretto tenant

The November 2016 issue of Loretto News – the magazine for Loretto Housing tenants – is out now.

41 young people sign up for apprentice programme

Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group has doubled this year its number of Modern Apprentices.

Loretto's AGM in 2015

The September 2016 issue of Loretto News is out now.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

Wheatley Group is looking for 45 young people who like working outdoors to become its latest apprentices.

Eriboll Crescent in Lambhill

Loretto Housing Association is investing £54million in building new homes and improving existing properties across central Scotland.

Environmental scheme will create nearly 200 jobs

Wheatley Group, our parent company, has announced it will invest more than £100 million over the next five years in maintaining and improving communities across Central Scotland.

Housing officers are on their patch to help tenants

The June 2016 issue of Loretto News is out now.

Apprenticeship scheme gives teenager hope

A Glasgow teenager has told how knowing she had a place on an apprenticeship scheme gave her hope after being diagnosed with cancer.

Wheatley Group is looking for 37 new Modern Apprentices

Our parent organisaton, Wheatley Group, is making a last call to recruit 37 new Modern Apprentices.