Spectrum Housing Group’s residents land new skills at taster day

Young residents from East Devon have taken part in a countryside course taster day at Bicton College in Budleigh Salterton. The students, all aged between fourteen and sixteen, attended the day to gain practical experience of working in the countryside and discover alternative job roles. Spectrum Housing Group and Bicton College offered young people the […]

The Spectrum residents who achieved national CIH qualifications. (From left) Terry Rance, Terry Gandy (accepting Jannaya Early’s award posthumously), Becky Haydock, Cheryl Gandy, Ian Capon, Adrian Nicholas, David Waller and Andy Pound.

Spectrum residents and staff celebrate scooping national qualifications

Spectrum Housing Group residents and staff were recently celebrated at an awards ceremony after receiving national qualifications from the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) and Institute of Leadership Management (ILM). The event, which was Spectrum’s first ever resident and staff awards ceremony, took place in Christchurch, Dorset, on 2 September and saw ten residents from […]

Spectrum Housing Group’s new resident-led magazine One Voice launched

We are delighted to announce that Spectrum Housing Group‘s new resident-led magazine is being launched across the South West on July 25th, following months of extensive engagement and interaction with both staff and residents on the design and content. One Voice is the name of the new residents’ magazine which was formed by the merging […]

Spectrum’s popular grow-your-own-veg scheme comes to Dorset

A community based grow-your-own vegetable project has recently travelled to a village in North Dorset to help local residents to enjoy where they live, following its success on the Isle of Wight. Spectrum Housing Group’s Growing Spaces scheme provides a raised bed and vegetable plants to households in targeted areas. The National Lottery’s Local Food […]