In October 2018, six apprentices from Argyll Community Housing Association worked in partnership with three apprentices from West Highland Housing Association, to take part in a 5-day course with the Outward Bound Trust at Loch Eil, Fort William.
THE WINNERS OF THE 2018 MEMBERSHIP PRIZE DRAW HAVE BEEN ANNOUNCED
One share member from each of ACHA’s four operating areas have been picked in the prize draw to receive a delicious hamper of festive goodies.
Life membership of ACHA is available to anyone over the age of 16 residing in Argyll and Bute for just one pound.
Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA) has successfully secured a decree for eviction against a convicted drug dealer at Oban Sherriff Court. The party concerned was an ACHA tenant, living in one of the Association’s properties in Miller Road, Oban, next to Oban High School. The eviction was formally concluded on the 17th December 2018.
Alastair MacGregor, ACHA’s Chief Executive, commented
“I am delighted that we have secured this victory. I would like to thank the Association’s staff who presented the case in Court and stood up for our communities against drug dealers.”
A panel made up of staff from Argyll Community Housing Association (ACHA), and Argyll and Bute Council has just completed an evaluation of applications from Argyll and Bute Schools for an award from ACHA’s Schools Award Scheme.
From 19th September 2018 Universal Credit will replace the following benefits for new claimants of working age: -
- Housing Benefit
- Income Based Job Seekers Allowance
- Income Related Employment and Support Allowance
- Income Support
- Child Tax Credit
- Working Tax Credit