News

The latest news and information from LJHA
Date : August 15, 2017

An Array of Colour

Boys from the 22nd North Leeds cub pack descended upon the Queenshill estate equipped with forks, spades and trowels, in a bid to give something back to the community.  A balding patch of grass around the Leeds Jewish Housing Association notice board became the target for a cub scout makeover as the boys transformed it […]

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Date : July 19, 2017

CCTV coming to the Queenshill Estate

LJHA have been working in collaboration with CST to obtain funding for CCTV to be installed on the Queenshill Estate. CST have agreed to support LJHA and not only are they paying for the installation, but will also monitor the cameras at their central office at CST headquarters in London 24/7. Many tenants have asked […]

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Date : July 07, 2017

‘Developing a Vision and an Older Person’s Strategy for the Future’ – Joint Press Release

Three Leeds Jewish community organisations are in talks about the future of older people’s housing, welfare and care provision. A group comprising of members of the Boards and Executive teams from the Leeds Jewish Housing Association, Leeds Jewish Welfare Board and Donisthorpe Hall are exploring what services are needed for the community in respect of […]

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Date : June 09, 2017

Your chance to have your say – STAR Survey 2017

Your chance to have your say! Your views are really important and this survey will help us to understand what you think about your home, the services we provide and what you would like us to do in the future. LJHA has asked Acuity to carry out an independant survey on their behalf. Please take […]

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Date : May 02, 2017

4 Services Under One Roof

History was made on 22nd April 2017 when four different services were held under one roof and each congregation joined together to make an inter-denominational community kiddush.

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Date : April 25, 2017

The Reception is Open!

LJHA's new reception situated in Stonegate Way opened its doors yesterday and celebrated the opening with LJHA cupcakes, fizz and nibbles.

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Date : March 21, 2017

New CST Contact Number!

An important message from CST: CST has a new 24 hour emergency phone number for reporting antisemitic incidents, suspicious behaviour and informing us of security incidents. The new number is:  0800 032 3263 The previous number will still be answered by the paging service call centre but they will not be able to pass on a […]

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Date : March 17, 2017

Attendance Allowance

Are You Over 65? Do You Need Support with Personal Care, Taking Medication, or Shopping? If the answer to this is Yes then you may be able to claim Attendance Allowance. Attendance Allowance is a tax-free benefit for people aged 65 or over with attention or supervision needs resulting from a mental or physical disability. […]

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Date : March 16, 2017

New Reception, New Number

Over the past few months, LJHA has been working on a new reception alongside our office in Stonegate Way.  The new office is scheduled to be open in April 2017 and tenants will be able to come here to report repairs, meet with staff in the new interview room and make general LJHA enquiries. The […]

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Date : March 16, 2017

Who’s Who in Repairs & Maintenance

In October 2016, Leeds Jewish Housing Association took the Repairs and Maintenance service in-house. LJHA hired three contractors: Mark Ellis, Tony Gerrity and Tim Lumb. These operatives carry out work for LJHA and many of you will have met them as they were previously sub-contracted by Ford Property Maintenance. Below are the three operatives currently […]

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Date : March 16, 2017

Bernards Bravery

You may recall in the last @HOME newsletter, we reported that Leeds AJEX member & Stonegate Way resident Bernard Moss had been notified that he was to receive an award ‘Le Legion d’honneur’. Bernard who is 91 years old, was a stoker in the Royal Navy and his ship – the HMS Antwerp, along with […]

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Date : February 20, 2017

Lesley Boyd has left LJHA

The much loved Lesley Boyd, previously Volunteer Coordinator for LJHA, left the organisation in February

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An Array of Colour
August 15, 2017

Boys from the 22nd North Leeds cub pack descended upon the Queenshill estate equipped with forks,... more

CCTV coming to the Queenshill Estate
July 19, 2017

LJHA have been working in collaboration with CST to obtain funding for CCTV to be installed on the... more

‘Developing a Vision and an Older Person’s Strategy for the Future’ – Joint Press Release
July 07, 2017

Three Leeds Jewish community organisations are in talks about the future of older people’s... more