Entries by clive

Anti Social Behaviour

Everybody has the right to live in peace and quiet in their own home. All tenants must show consideration to their neighbours by not causing excessive noise or behaving in a way which makes it unpleasant for others. Sometimes people do not realise just how noisy they are, so please think of others!


Woodvale & Shankill has signed up to the UK’s leading mutual exchange service – HomeSwapper. As a valued tenant you are able to use this service for FREE to help you find a new home.
HomeSwapper is easy to use and automatically matches you with tenants who are interested in your home and have a home that you may be interested in.
All you need to do is register at www.homeswapper.co.uk then, once your registration has been approved by us, you will be able to access information about tenants Read more [...]

A sad farewell..

As most of you may know our Maintenance officer William Russell has re-tired, after a long 20 years service! We are all very sad to see him go and would like to wish him all the best in his retirement!

Tenant Satisfaction Survey

The Association will very shortly be asking all our tenants to complete a tenant satisfaction survey. We hope all our tenants will contribute as it is essential we have your opinion on a number of issues. Your views will form part of how we provide future services. So please take part!
You can chose how you wish to take part in the survey by choosing one of the following options:

Having a member of our staff calling to your home to carry out the Survey;
A Telephone call;
By posting the survey Read more [...]

Introducing our new name…

To emphasise the Association’s community ethos the Board have decided to return to our roots . We are now officially: “Woodvale & Shankill Community Housing Association Ltd” Our contact number will remain the same 02890 741618, however, the general email address has now changed to info@wscha.org

Spring Bank Holiday May 2016

Our office is closed on Monday 30th May 2016 and will re-open Tuesday 31st May at 9.00am.

The emergency contact numbers for any repairs during closure are:

Heating break downs and plumbing – contact Bill Yarr 07715987788
General Repairs contact Jimmy Higgins on 07774605050
Electrician – Jack Taylor 07889271451

For any repairs for the three streets (Leopold, Columbia and Rosebank Street),

Padraig Quinn
Mobile: 07718882770
Office: 028 8076 1313 Read more [...]


Home swapper is a direct home swap service for housing association and housing executive tenants. You can find further information on their website or contact the Association. You can register to swap online at www.homeswapper.co.uk.

If you do wish to swap with another tenant don’t forget to ask our permission before you exchange. You may wish to swap and move to either a smaller or bigger home. Both tenants have to have a clear rent account and complete all necessary paperwork with both landlords Read more [...]