Impact Housing Association

Improvement Through Action

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  • Project Radar Double Impact 24th November 2014

    On 20th November 11 young people from South Lakes Foyer were invited to participate in a Leadership Activity day with global training company Impact International at their Windermere headquarters.  They are based at the beautiful Merewood Hotel which provided a spectacular back- drop to the...

  • Lakes College Student takes over Impact!21st November 2014

    Name: Emma Begbie
    School: Lakes College
    Age: 19

    Why did you want to come for the take-over day?

    • To gain experience and to involve myself in something new



  • Live Chat on Tuesday 25th November18th November 2014

    Did you take part in the conversation a month or so ago when we posted on Facebook details of a street safe on Salterbeck? Over 500 people looked at the article and we had some good comments as well. If you want to have more of a say then Stephen Wilson from Impact and Sergeant Dave MacDonald...

  • Letgo take on the ultimate ‘Total Warrior’ Challenge 1st September 2014

    So, it was back in winter of 2013 that we sat in the Letgo office and decided wouldn’t it be a great idea to do total warrior next Summer! “Oh we’ll raise money for the service” we said, “we’ll get fit and raise money at the same time” we said, “...

  • What’s your Summer like? Ours has been busy so far…….18th August 2014

    Here at South Lakes Foyer we are not only enjoying the finest Cumbrian weather but also busy with lots going on.  We thought you would like to know more about just a few of the things we have had going on:

    HEALTHY CONVERSATIONS – we have joined Eden Rural Foyer...

  • The Story of a Health Action Project!11th August 2014

    Please take a look at the fantastic comic that Cathryn Mellstrom, Community Networker in Young People's Service North did - it was alternative way to capture what we did in our Health Action Project recently, this will form part of our portfolio to support funding we have received...

  • Close Street Revamped!!11th August 2014

    All busy busy in Young Peoples Service North. Two FULL days of makeover and we now have a lovely revamped lounge, kitchen and the hall, stairs and landing are almost finished at Close Street in Carlisle.

    Thank you to everyone for their hard work especially Becky Shields, Fiona pattinson,...

  • Hate Crime - Don't suffer in silence30th July 2014

    Hate Crime is a crime committed against a Person or Property and it is motivated by an offender’s prejudice, discrimination or hatred to someone because of their Race, Religion or Belief, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity or Disability.

    If you experience this type of crime, or you...

  • Sizzling Summer on Salterbeck30th July 2014

    Our Youth and Community Team Summer 2014 programme started perfectly…

    The Gruffalo’s picnic, part of our Parent and Child activities on Salterbeck, had 25 parents, grandparents and children attend. They got to explore the world of the Gruffalo, using various interactive...

  • New Scheme opens in Kendal22nd July 2014

    We had a lovely sunny day to celebrate the opening of our latest scheme in the centre of Kendal.

    The scheme consists of 8 x 2 bed bungalows designed for the over 55’s.

    The bungalows are designed to Code for Sustainable Homes standards and are heated by a high a performance...