Harbour Housing

CALL US NOW 01726 74186
Donate

BLOG

OUR BLOG

Residents of Harbour Housing Volunteer to Support the Vulnerable

DURING this difficult period of social isolation, residents at Harbour Housing are using their time in lockdown to support their neighbours and provide meals for the most vulnerable. At a time when staff at Harbour are having to drastically reduce their numbers on site to adhere to social distancing regulations

Read More

Harbour Housing’s Hygiene Strategy

Harbour Housing is implementing new measures to keep our residents and staff safe amidst the global pandemic of COVID-19. We’ve installed a brand-new sink and UV hand dryer at the entrance to Cosgarne Hall, one of our largest supported accommodation properties in St. Austell. Our dedicated staff are sitting beside

Read More

COVID-19: Live Feed

Keep checking this page for all updates regarding the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic. In these unprecedented times it’s a real comfort to know the team around you are professional in their work, passionate about what they do, empathetic to the needs and positive in their outlook. We have a fantastic team

Read More

Harbour Housing COVID-19 Continuity Plan

Follow link to our LIVE FEED for up-to-date information Introduction This report is in response to the raising in risk to ‘high’ of COVID-19 (the coronavirus). It presents the practicalities of our business continuity as well as advice to staff, residents and partners. The landscape surrounding this virus is constantly

Read More

HOORAY! We’re Charity of the Year!

LAST Thursday members of the Harbour Housing communications team and trustee Tim Styles attended the ceremony for the South West Business and Community Awards after we were shortlisted in one of the categories. We are so pleased to announce that Harbour was announced Charity of the Year! As the only

Read More

Cosgarne Pod Squad!

The average Briton takes around three thousand steps every day, travelling one and a half miles on foot. Overall, research suggests that throughout our lifetime, our feet will have taken us around the circumference of the earth five times! Despite this, the importance of our feet is often overlooked and

Read More

Charity of the Year Award

Exciting news! We have been shortlisted as finalists in the South West Business and Community Awards!  The awards scheme, organised by Great British Expos, recognises the region’s most ambitious, inspirational and exciting businesses, charities and individuals. There were a record number of entries this year amounting to over 450 and

Read More

National Lottery Funding for New Project

We are celebrating this Christmas after being awarded almost £10,000 in National Lottery funding to support our work with women escaping violence and abuse.  The funding will be used to provide bespoke training and support to these women, who also have experience of multiple disadvantage, to enable them to recover

Read More

Christmas Community Action Day

Residents and staff took to the streets of St Austell on Monday dressed in our most festive attire and accompanied by the cheesiest Christmas music. In festive outfits and armed with buckets and sponges we took on the task of cleaning road signs in the local area. It was all

Read More

Success at Volunteering Awards

ON THURSDAY 21 November Volunteer Cornwall held its annual awards ceremony to celebrate the efforts and achievements of people across the county involved in volunteering. Three of our volunteers were shortlisted for awards in the categories for Personal Development, Young Volunteer and Good Neighbour. They attended the awards ceremony at

Read More