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WLHP Dixon Terrace homes have been nominated in prestigious awards

A NEW development by West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) has been shortlisted for a prestigious award.

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Work is underway to build 14 affordable homes in a prime location within Linlithgow which are being built by CALA Homes (East) on behalf of West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP), part of Wheatley Group.

Jennifer and Sameer have benefitted from bursaries

Time is running out for people to apply for 50 further education bursaries from Wheatley Group.

Ignite graduate programme wheel

Wheatley Group is searching for 10 talented university leavers to join its graduate training programme this summer.

Jennifer and Sameer have benefitted from bursaries

People living in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are being helped to go on to further education thanks to Wheatley Group.

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Young people have the chance to apply for a “brilliant opportunity” and be part of Wheatley Group's modern apprenticeship programme.

Jo Armstrong Wheatley Chair

Wheatley, Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management organisation, today announced Jo Armstrong as its new chair.

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

Close cleaning service update

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

Ensemble workshop

The first album from award-winning music collective Ensemble, set up to support young people, is released today.

Modern Apprentices at Wheatley Group

Up to 60 Modern Apprenticeships places are up for grabs at Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management organisation, Wheatley Group.

Headteacher and kids from Bankhead Primary were given tablets by Wheatley thanks to funding from Barclays

A lifeline fund set up a year ago to support people across Scotland through the pandemic has delivered emergency items to almost 7000 households in hardship.

Suayip Yel and Jiordan Penny

Dunedin Canmore tenant Suayip Yel was unhappy in his job in a restaurant, working long hours for low pay and with few prospects.

Modern apprentices

Wheatley Group is helping young people kick start their career by recruiting more apprentices in May.

Graduates on Wheatley's Ignite programme

Scotland’s leading housing, care and property-management group is searching for up to 10 of Scotland’s brightest university leavers to join its graduate training programme.

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Tenants in Whitburn have been voting in the You Choose ballot to decide how £5000 is invested in their community.

GHA tenant Amanda Hay got help from the welfare benefit service

Wheatley Group helped tenants access an extra £9.4million of unclaimed welfare benefits they were due.

The National Theatre of Scotland worked with the Wheatley Foundation in 2017

A MAJOR drive is underway to involve young people in Wheatley communities in the arts.

Fuel Advisors

Wheatley Group’s fuel advice service helped tenants save over £1million on their energy bills over the past year.

Wheatley gives 200th home to Housing First

Hugh Andrews is living testimony to Wheatley Group’s commitment to tackle homelessness in Scotland.

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What does Whitburn need most? Vote now and make your voice heard.

You Choose Challenge in Whitburn

Tenants in a West Lothian community are being given the chance to decide how a £5000 fund is spent in their area.

You Choose logo

We have £5000 to invest in projects or services in Whitburn – and we want tenants who live in the local area to help decide how it’s spent.

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West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) is increasing the supply of affordable housing across the region by starting work on 34 new homes on two sites.

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Make sure you and your family keep safe at home this Christmas.

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.

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart met Wheatley staff online

Housing Minister Kevin Stewart MSP held a virtual meeting with Wheatley Group staff to hear how they have supported vulnerable customers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Tenants can get help to cut fuel bills

A tenant in West Lothian says the support she received from WLHP is “beyond first class”.

Tenants praise brilliant support from wheatley staff

Tenants have praised the ‘brilliant support’ they have received from Wheatley Group’s housing officers in Edinburgh and the Lothians during the pandemic.

Staff at Wheatley’s EatWell emergency food delivery service

Wheatley Group has helped hundreds of homeless people put a roof over their heads throughout the coronavirus crisis.

Bursary

“It was like magic”: Wheatley Foundation gives people the chance to study at college and university with 80 new bursary awards.

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WLHP staff are supporting tenants in Broxburn whose homes were affected by heavy flooding.

WLHP family move into new-builds

A new affordable housing development in West Lothian is a real family affair – with a son, mum and gran all moving into the same street.

Wheatley homes

Wheatley Group, Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group, has now provided more than 400 empty homes for local authorities to use as temporary accommodation for the homeless during the pandemic.

Cab Sect Aileen Campbell MSP meets Wheatley on Zoom

Scotland’s Cabinet Secretary for Local Government and Communities has seen for herself how Wheatley is supporting thousands of vulnerable people across Scotland combat Covid-19.

Wheatley Ignite graduates from 2019

Wheatley Group is on the lookout for 12 of Scotland’s brightest and best university leavers to join its graduate training programme.

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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.

Kevin Stewart

Open letter from Housing Minister Kevin Stewart to Council, Housing Association and Housing Co-operative tenants in Scotland.

Olly the dog helps mark 25000 EatWell parcels

Wheatley Group has delivered more than 25,000 emergency food parcels to people at crisis point as a result of the pandemic.

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IF you’re on certain benefits and your child is starting school in August you can get cash help from the Scottish Government.

NETs staff working in community

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

Man fixing boiler

WLHP Housing Officer Gail Lowerson explains the next steps if you are due to have your annual gas safety check.

Bernadette Hewitt

The tenant chair of Scotland’s largest social landlord has renewed calls - as the coronavirus crisis continues - for “urgent and radical” change to Universal Credit (UC).

Alertacall service helps older tenants

Older tenants are getting extra security and peace of mind in their homes during the coronavirus crisis.

Response fund

More than 2000 vulnerable households across Scotland have been helped by an emergency fund set up by Wheatley Group.

Jennifer and Sameer have benefitted from bursaries

Wheatley Group is helping make dreams of going to university and college a reality for people across Scotland.

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Tenants have praised ‘brilliant’ Wheatley Group staff for ‘fighting their corner’ in helping them with benefit claims.

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West Lothian Housing Partnership is welcoming tenants who have transferred from Barony Housing Association.

Martin Armstrong

Wheatley Group has announced a significant boost to tackling homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.

UNISON praises Wheatley staff

Generous Wheatley contractors and suppliers are doing their bit to support vulnerable people across Scotland during the pandemic.

Wheatley has provided more than 10,000 EatWell emergency food parcels

Wheatley Group has now delivered over 10,000 emergency food parcels to people in need across Scotland through its lifeline EatWell service.

Universal Credit - with you all the way letterbox WLHP

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.

Wheatley's EatWell service delivers food parcel

Wheatley Group’s lifeline EatWell service has delivered more than 5800 food parcels to vulnerable customers in the past month – and is on course to distribute thousands more.

Wheatley's Emergency Response Fund helped the Schofield family

Vulnerable families across Scotland are receiving extra help to combat the coronavirus crisis by Scotland’s largest housing, care and property-management group.

Social Bite praises Wheatley’s £100,000 emergency food donation

Wheatley, Scotland’s largest housing, property management and care group, is pitching in to provide emergency food to homeless people during the coronavirus crisis.

Staff at Wheatley Group's EatWell service

Wheatley, Scotland’s largest housing, care and property-management group, has delivered more than 1600 emergency food parcels to vulnerable customers in the past two weeks.

100th home handed over to Housing First partnership 2

Wheatley, Scotland’s largest housing, care and property management group, has provided more than 100 empty homes to local authorities as temporary accommodation for homeless people.

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.

100th home handed over to Housing First partnership 2

Wheatley Group has handed over its 100th home to Scotland’s Housing First partnership to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.

SmartSpending app

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

Scottish Gas are making changes to locations where people can top up prepayment cards

The places where people can top up their Scottish Gas key or card are changing.

Barony Community Connections at Pyothall Court

The winter issue of Inside WLHP – the magazine for West Lothian Housing Partnership tenants – is out now.

our environmental teams are hard at work over the winter

Steven Gray, Wheatley Group's neighbourhood services manager, explains what your environmental teams do when the winter sets in.

Tenants have their say at engagement event

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

Tenants can get accredited training with Keep Scotland Beautiful

We want you – yes YOU – to help improve your neighbourhood.

MySavings is saving tenants and pets money

The Autumn issue of Inside WLHP is out now.

Jamie Hepburn launches Wheatley's graduate programme

Graduates on a new graduate training scheme in housing got to work as the sector celebrated Scottish Housing Day.

Brian Cox is supporting Suicide Prevention Week

Hollywood actor Brian Cox is joining forces with Wheatley Group to help prevent suicide.

Cabinet Secretary Aileen Campbell helps mark the first year of Wheatley Works

A pioneering programme to tackle unemployment in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged areas has created nearly 800 jobs and training opportunities in its first year.

Community engagement event in street

Join us at WLHP's Community Connections events at Leyland Road, Bathgate, and Rowan Place/Elm Terrace in Blackburn tonight (24 July) from 6pm-7.30pm.

MySavings tenants with shopping basket

The summer issue of Inside WLHP – the magazine for West Lothian Housing Partnership tenants – is out now.

Community engagement event in street

Join us at WLHP's Community Connections event at West Park Grove, Broxburn, on 26 June (6pm-7.30pm).

Wheatley's Home Comforts provides free furniture to tenants

If you’re keen to get rid of unwanted furniture, help keep communities clean and support your fellow tenants – why not donate to Home Comforts?

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Wheatley Group has launched a search for 22 graduates to join its new two-year programme – and kickstart a great career in housing.

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MySavings will cost you less, every day.

Modern Apprentice Nicole Tait

Wheatley Group is making a last call for young people looking for a Modern Apprenticeship.

Bursaries Thomas Johnstone GHA tenant

Disadvantaged families who can’t afford the costs of studying offered cash support by housing group.

Online services

We’re carrying out an update to our online services from 6pm tonight (Friday) until Sunday at 4pm.

Pension Credits: important changes

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

New WLHP homes in Winchburgh

New WLHP homes are changing lives and transforming communities.

Winchburgh family children

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

Modern Apprentice Nicole Tait

School leavers have a fantastic opportunity to get their career off to a flying start – thanks to Wheatley Group.

WLHP got a five star award from environmenmtal experts at Keep Scotland Beautiful

WLHP communities have been given a five-star award by environmental experts at Keep Scotland Beautiful

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Tenants from two housing associations have helped steer their communities to a five-star award.

WLHP has opened it's first new homes in Winchburgh village

New WLHP homes have made all the difference for the Salmond family.

Sobia Sultana at West Calder

We’re still out and about in every neighbourhood making sure your voice is heard.

WLHP tenant Jean Houston delighted with environmental service

A TENANT has praised WLHP’s environmental team for making people feel good about their communities.

Housing Minister backs new employment programme

Scotland’s Housing and Communities Minister Kevin Stewart came face to face in Glasgow with unemployed people being supported to get 'work ready'.

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon backs Wheatley's £185m funding deal

Wheatley Group has unveiled £185 million of new funding from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to help build and improve thousands of affordable homes across Scotland.

WLHP logo

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

A bite and a blether family

The June 2018 issue of Tenants’ Update – the magazine for WLHP tenants – is out now.

Bite and blether

We always want to make sure your voice is heard – now we’re making it even easier by coming right into your street.

Leigh-Anne Finnigan

Young people from some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities are being offered life-changing support to help them go to university or college.

Doorstep crime

What does ‘doorstep crime’ mean to you?

Universal Credit: We spell out what it means

THE UK Government is making important changes to the benefits system – but don't worry, we can help you work your way through them.

Scottish Employability and Training Minister Jamie Hepburn launches Wheatley Works

Wheatley Group is on target to create 2500 new jobs, apprenticeships and training opportunities by 2020 for people in some of Scotland’s most disadvantaged communities.

Jeane Freeman My Great Start group

A pioneering service run by Wheatley Group to support new tenants make the most of their new home has helped more than 1500 people in the past year.

Modern Apprentices

Time is running out to apply for an apprenticeship with Wheatley Group.

Wheatley Group's Eat Well scheme helps people in food poverty

A tenant, 56, from the south side of Glasgow, talks about the support he got from Eat Well, a Wheatley Group service which helps people in food poverty.

work starts on new wlhp homes at winchburgh

The December 2017 issue of Tenants’ Update – the magazine for WLHP tenants – is out now.

Work starts on new homes at Winchburgh

Almost 100 homes for social rent will be built in a sought-after development on the outskirts of Edinburgh.

Hoarding

Wheatley Group is highlighting an issue that is more widespread than many people think – hoarding.

Keep Scotland Beautiful

Housing estates across central Scotland are being put under the microscope by Keep Scotland Beautiful in a new scheme to make communities great.

Modern apprentices

We’ve launched a last call for applications for this year’s Modern Apprenticeships.

New bursary scheme launched for tenants

We're offering lifeline support to tenants and their families to pursue their dreams of going to university.

Tenants are seeing the benefits of our investment programme

The spring 2017 issue of Tenants’ Update – the magazine for WLHP tenants – is out now.

Launch of the Wheatley Foundation

A new charitable trust targeting poverty and social exclusion in the most deprived communities in Scotland is set to reach up to 7000 people in its first year.

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.

GHA Chair Bernadette Hewitt

The new Chair of Scotland’s largest social landlord, Glasgow Housing Association (GHA), is Barmulloch tenant Bernadette Hewitt.

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.

Environmental Modern Apprentices recruitment

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

Environmental scheme will create nearly 200 jobs

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

WLHP is investing £1.3 million in homes

West Lothian Housing Partnership (WLHP) is investing £1.3million on improving hundreds of its homes.

WLHP is officially a Dementia friendly organisation

WLHP has been presented with a 'Dementia-friendly’ award.

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

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