First Choice pass Welsh Government Housing Regulation

First Choice Housing Association are pleased to announce that the Welsh Government Housing Regulation Team, have confirmed our Co-Regulation Status as Standard

You can find the regulatory judgement here

First Choice Supporting Gig Buddies in Cardiff

With funding from First Choice, Gig Buddies Cardiff will run for an initial twelve months and enable 20 adults with a learning disability to buddy up with volunteers so they can go to gigs and events together.

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First Choice Housing Recognised as an Investor in People

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First Choice Housing Association, has been awarded Gold accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating our commitment to high performance through good people management...

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BBC news article - Veterans Self Build Wrexham

The following BBC news article highlights the fantastic construction skills and training initiatives our veterans self builders are undertaking during the development of 16 apartments in Wrexham.

Veterans Self Build

Veterans - Self Build

Site works are progressing well on our Self Build Project in Wrexham.
1st Fix trades complets on the 1 bed flats and Window installation completed on the 2 bed flats


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First Choice Win CIH Communications Award

CIH Awards

Penarth based first Choice Housing Association were winners at the recent CIH Welsh Housing Awards. First Choice Housing Asociation were recognised for their tenants newsletter in the Communications and Publications category. The judges said of the newsletter “First Choice Housing Association’s Tenants’ Voice is a publication for users, by users”.

The awards, which recognise outstanding work by housing organisations to improve the lives of people in their communities, are organised by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

First Choice was established in 1988 and provides homes for over 650 adults with a learning disability to live independently in their local community. Working in partnership with 18 local authorities throughout Wales and Shropshire, First Choice is the only Welsh housing association who specialise in learning disability accommodation.

New Chair of Board

Our AGM in September saw Nick Worman step down from the board and as Chair. We thank Nick for his contribution to the board and as Chair and congratulate Holly Stedman on becoming our new Chair, with Geraldine Buckland stepping up to be Vice-Chair.

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National Housing Pathway for Ex - Services Personnel

The launch of the National Housing Pathway for ex-services personnel was held at First Choice Housing Association’s Ty Dewr Veterans accommodation on Thursday 10th November.

The Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Children, and lead of the Welsh Government Armed Forces Experts group, Carl Sargeant, launched the event ’ at Ty Dewr, and was planned specifically to coordinate with Remembrance day on Friday 11th....

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24 Housing Awards - Shortlisted

First Choice Housing Association are delighted to be shortlisted for the 24 Housing Awards 2016 - Cusomer Service Provider Of The Year.

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