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  • Cumbrian Floods update7th December 2015

    Update from CEO
    We have had extensive damage to our properties in Carlisle, Keswick and Kendal. We hope that all of our tenants have been contacted and we have done an initial assessment on all of the properties. We have plans in place to commence works as soon as possible...

  • Be Inspired Award 2015 winner is Gary Lamb! 30th November 2015

    Gary Lamb, Gym Instructor at the Oval Centre was nominated and won the Inspiration of the Year Award 2015 on Friday night at the Cumbria Sports Awards.

    Gary’s achievements have been noted by a wide range of people and Mike Muir, Chief Executive received a message from the High Sheriff of...

  • Free Water Saving Packs!27th November 2015

    Are you struggling to pay your water bills? 

    Whether you have a water meter or not United Utilities are offering every home a FREE Water Saving Pack.

    These packs are designed to help you not only save money on your water bill but are environmentally friendly too.

    The pack...

  • Impact Housing opens Affordable Housing Scheme in the Heart of Lancaster30th October 2015

    Hinde Street is Impact’s second scheme in Lancaster and its third scheme developed in partnership with the City Council.    

    The development consists of 26 new affordable homes for rent. There are 14 general needs, family sized, houses (Hinde St) and 12 supported flats (2 Factory Hill)....

  • Impact celebrate their 40th Anniversary!22nd September 2015

    We celebrated our 40th Anniversary on Saturday 22nd August at Carlisle Race Course with lots of tenants, staff, ex staff and contractors - what a fantastic day had by all with lots of events, rides and entertainment for all the family. The rain did make an appearance a few times throughout the...

  • Universal Credit.... Talk to me27th August 2015

    40 Impact Tenants are now receiving Universal Credit and over the next couple of years we expect more than 1000 Impact tenants to either start claiming, or be moved onto Universal Credit.

    Universal Credit is a very different type of benefit and you will need to include your housing costs...

  • IFS South Lakes 10th Anniversary14th August 2015

    On Saturday 1st August IFS South Lakes celebrated its 10th anniversary.  Customers were treated to free tea and coffee and wonderful home made cakes donated by volunteers and friends.  There were lots of activities for everyone including a tombola, ‘it’s a mugs game’ and ‘guess how many balloons...

  • Nook Street Community Hub Launch!13th August 2015

    On Tuesday 5th August, we had an official opening of our newly renovated Nook Street reception area. The renovations have led us to create a Community Hub for our customers so we invited local residents to see the changes whilst having afternoon tea with us. The afternoon was a huge success with...

  • IFS South Lakes celebrating its 10th birthday!28th July 2015

    On 1st August IFS South Lakes will be celebrating its 10th birthday and to launch a month of special offers for all our customers we will be holding a £10 day where everything in store will be £10 or less. 

    Also on Saturday we will be offering free tea and coffee to all our customers, as...

  • 40th Anniversary sponsorship - Thank you all!21st July 2015

    We would again like to say a massive thank you to everyone who sponsored us for our 40th Anniversary Fun Day event on Saturday.

    It was a huge success and we have had lots of great feedback so thank you all as we couldn't of held this event without your sponsorships!