Spectrum Housing Group creates community Scarecrow Festival

Spectrum Housing Group residents of Okeford Fitzpaine in North Dorset enjoyed an afternoon of fun as they made scarecrows to display locally. The Scarecrow Festival was the idea of Spectrum resident, Bev Tarrant, who thought it would be a creative and inclusive activity to bring residents together. Bev said, “It is often hard to find […]

Spectrum Housing Group funds Speedwatch equipment for Hampshire Constabulary

Members of Spectrum Housing Group’s Hampshire Community Forum, a group of residents working to help their Spectrum communities, have granted over £2,500 to Hampshire Constabulary. Since work on the new property development Centenary Quay, in Woolston, has begun, local Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) have received complaints from local residents relating to speeding along Victoria […]

Spectrum Housing Group donates £3,000 to feed Poole’s homeless

A homelessness charity based in Poole is celebrating after receiving £3,000 to provide supplies and help feed Poole’s rough sleepers. The donation was proudly awarded by Spectrum Housing Group’s Three Counties Community Forum who recognise charities and local organisations who work within the local community. The application was made to support Routes to Roots’ work […]

Isle of Wight community group award over £18,700 to island organisations

Spectrum Housing Group’s Medina Community Forum have awarded £18,700 to local charities and organisations this year, which include nature projects, toddler activities and support groups. The Medina Community Forum is a resident-led group that is appointed to guide Spectrum’s business, develop services on the Isle of Wight and donate to worthy local causes over the […]

Spectrum Housing Group battle rubbish at Boscombe

Residents of non-profit housing association Spectrum Housing Group have rebuilt the community gardens and refurbished the communal areas at Shelley Road and Gardens Estate in Boscombe, as part of a neighbourhood strategy. Following many reports of anti-social behaviour and littering on the estate, Spectrum implemented an Action for Neighbourhoods strategy that saw staff joining forces […]