Impact Housing Association

Improvement Through Action

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Latest news

  • Introduction of Universal Credit ‘waiting days’29th June 2015

    From 3rd August 2015 new regulations will come into force, meaning that for certain new Universal Credit claims, there will be no entitlement to benefit for the first 7 days of the claim. These first 7 days are known as ‘waiting days’.


  • Gas Service5th June 2015


    By Law we must carry out a gas safety inspection on the gas appliances in your home every year.  It is your responsibility to allow us into your home to carry out this service.  Your tenancy may be at risk if you do not allow us...

  • C47 Community Social Events1st June 2015

    Come join us at Impact Housing Association, 47 Nelson Street, Denton Holme, Carlisle on

    • Monday 1st 15th and 29th June 2pm – 4pm
    • Monday 13th & 27th July 2pm - 4pm
    • Monday 10th & 24th August 2pm - 4pm

    Come along to meet us and...

  • Centre 47 Community Hub Open Day15th May 2015

    Come join us at Impact Housing Association, 47 Nelson Street, Denton Holme, Carlisle on Friday 5th June, 12.30pm – 4.00pm

    • Come along to meet our teams and gain information on budgeting skills, money management, volunteering and much more.
    • We have FREE...
  • Important information for Jobseekers Allowance claimants14th May 2015

    From 27th April 2015, all income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance claimants who have been in receipt of the benefit for more than 12 months, will routinely have their benefit claim verified.

    An Annual Verification letter will be sent, and the claimant will then have 28 days in which to...

  • Would you like to save money on your bills?6th May 2015

    Impact works with an organisation called Billscutter, and they are a part of the National Housing Federation and offer an energy bills comparison and switching service that is free and impartial. We pass on details of all new tenants who agree and between January and April this year, they have...

  • The Oval Centre launches their new website!24th April 2015

    Today the Oval Centre launched its new website. The website has a colourful new look that is based on our new Oval Centre branding. There is updated information on the centre’s services including the cafe, gym, room hire, landscaping and some of the Oval Centre’s regular weekly...

  • Brampton Extra Care Scheme start on site 25th March 201526th March 2015

    Impact Housing have started on site with a new Extra Care Housing scheme which will provide 38 self- contained apartments on part of the site of the Irthing Centre in Brampton. This scheme is a testament to partnership working.

    The official Start on Site Celebration took place...

  • Impact awarded with Kendal Civic Society highly commended design award for 201524th March 2015

    Our Nobles Place scheme in Kendal won the Kendal Civic Society highly commended design award for 2015.

    The Society were impressed with the overall appearance of the bungalows and how they fit naturally on the boundary between the town and the park.

    John Lannaghan was presented with...

  • Rent Collection is Changing9th March 2015

    From April 2015 all of Impact’s rents will be calculated and collected over 52 weeks, where previously it may have been collected over 48 weeks.

    If you currently have a 48 week tenancy and have had 4 non-paying weeks every year please note:

    There is only 1 more non-paying...