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13 10, 2017

Pop into Brent Cross – for a business pop-up 6-17 November

2017-10-13T12:05:47+01:00October 13th, 2017|

The working world is changing. More people than have ideas that they would very much like to transform into their own business – but don’t know how to get started.  The Pop-Up Business School is a Social Enterprise that runs workshops for people all over the country packed with presentations and workshops all designed to [...]

10 10, 2017

Barnet Homes’ staff raise £750 for Macmillan

2017-10-11T13:26:41+01:00October 10th, 2017|

There’s nothing like coffee, tea and cake to bring people together – and the growing popularity of The World’s Biggest Coffee Morning proved no exception at Barnet House recently. The aim of Macmillan Cancer’s coffee morning is to raise money for medical, emotional, practical and financial support for people living with cancer. Our staff whole-heartedly [...]

18 08, 2017

The Barnet Group signs Time to Change pledge

2017-08-18T16:01:21+01:00August 18th, 2017|

The Barnet Group are very pleased to share that The Group has signed the Time to Change Employer Pledge, and in doing so commit to changing the way we think and act about mental health in the workplace, making sure that employees who face mental health problems feel supported. Time to Change is an organisation that [...]

18 08, 2017

Re to take over Barnet Homes’ pest control services

2017-08-18T12:02:15+01:00August 18th, 2017|

From 1st September 2017, Re Pest Control Services will begin providing pest control for Barnet Homes. Re are a joint enterprise between Barnet Council and Capita. Barnet Homes residents will not experience any difference in the pest reporting and control procedure. They should still report any pest issues by calling our Customer Contact Centre on 0800 [...]

8 08, 2017

Urban Gamez 2017 is coming!

2017-08-18T12:00:20+01:00August 8th, 2017|

Urban Gamez, Barnet Homes' annual sporting spectacular at Grahame Park is returning for an eighth year this summer. The packed programme of events will land on The Concourse at the Grahame Park Estate from 12PM on Friday 1st September 2017. Children on the day will be able to take part in a wide range of [...]

27 07, 2017

Schools at Rosa Morison for summer!

2017-08-18T12:16:39+01:00July 27th, 2017|

School might be out for summer, but that hasn’t stopped a group of 12 young people working hard to raise awareness for Rosa Morison this week. The young people were from a range of schools across Barnet who chose Rosa Morison for their ‘summer’ project as part of the National Citizen Service programme for 16 [...]

27 07, 2017

Barnet Homes’ community roadshow gets summer off to a fine start

2017-08-18T12:05:26+01:00July 27th, 2017|

Even the downpours couldn’t dampen the warm atmosphere at Barnet Homes’ community summer roadshow last weekend. The summer roadshow was the perfect opportunity for all residents to meet our staff and chat about ways we can work together to make improvements in your area. Throughout the afternoon, up to 100 residents did indeed take the [...]

22 06, 2017

Do you think you could be our next apprentice?

2017-06-22T13:29:55+01:00June 22nd, 2017|

We are now recruiting for Housing Management and Social Care Apprentices 2017 The Barnet Group has run an apprenticeship scheme for the past seven years and we are proud to support local people to develop their skills through an apprenticeship with us. The window to apply for a 2017 apprenticeship with us is now open: [...]

1 06, 2017

Have your say on changes to customer access

2017-06-02T11:14:52+01:00June 1st, 2017|

We have developed a draft Customer Access Strategy to help improve our customer service and make it easier for customers to access our services. We now want the views of our customers on our proposals. Click here to read our summary consultation document to find out more and tell us what you think about our [...]

13 04, 2017

BOOST Childs Hill project launched by the Mayor of Barnet

2017-04-13T15:37:36+01:00April 13th, 2017|

On 13th April the Mayor of Barnet Councillor David Longstaff, accompanied by the Mayoress Gillian Griffiths, cut the ribbon to officially launch the second BOOST project in the borough. BOOST Childs Hill is a spin-off project from the original BOOST (Burnt Oak Opportunity Support Team) which started in July 2015 and has engaged with over [...]