NFTMO Kitemark Award
Over the last weekend of June, a number of our Board Members attended the Annual NFTMO Conference in Blackpool.. and returned back to Cowley with some amazing news!
After months of hard work by our Staff and Board Members, we are happy to announce that Cowley RMO has received it’s Kitemark Accreditation from the National Federation of Tenant Management Organisations!
This Kitemark recognises and celebrates the governance that we as an RMO hold ourselves to and is a public symbol of good operations across the bredth of our work, our employment practises and accountability to our tenants.
Cowley Community Centre
Our modern, recently refurbished Cowley Community Centre is perfect for your meetings, training days, and private functions in the Lambeth area.
- Fully air-conditioned and heated
- Mounted LCD display screen
- IT resource room
- Beautiful garden space for barbecues and outdoor parties
- Spacious rooms for groups of up to 30 people
- Accessible facilities
- Parking available at weekends
£30 per hour. All events must finish by 10pm.
Discounts of 15% are available for Cowley Estate residents.
A refundable deposit of £150 is payable at the point of booking (terms apply).
New Energy Advice service for residents in Lambeth
SHINE (Seasons Health Interventions Network) is a scheme managed by the London Borough of Isllington which offers home energy/fuel poverty advice and associated services to residents of London. The objectives of SHINE are:-
To provide a single point of referral for home energy and fuel poverty advice for residents of London boroughs.
To provide a holistic service to vulnerable residents and direct assistance to those in greatest need.
To assist the preventative health care, seasonal health and affordable warmth agendas in London.
Lambeth Borough Council is entering into a partnership agreement with Islington Borough Council in order to allow Lambeth residents to gain access to the benefits of the SHINE scheme.
Please click on the links below to view the leafets from Shine.
Fire risk and actions by Lambeth Council in light of Grenfell Tower fire
Please read Lambeth offical response to the Grenfell Tower Fire. In this doucment Lambeth sets out what they are doing to keep residents safe in high rises and all council properties. Frequently asked questions regarding Clading used in Lambeth Properties, safety inspections and how to keep safe in a result of a fire are answered in the Link below, please click the link and read throughly. If you have any concerns please do not hesitate to call or visit the office regarding fire safety.
Director of Housing Services - Neil Wightman update of the work Lambeth are doing in response to the Grenfell fire incident in Kensington last week, and to reassure Residents that your safety and wellbeing is paramount. Please click on the Link below to read the full response.
LEASEHOLDER Gas Servicing Plan
Cowley RMO offers competitive Gas Servicing plans to Leaseholders within the borough of Lambeth.
If you would like to discuss your Gas Servicing needs with a member of the team please call 020 7926 0690. Alternatively please download the forms below, complete and hand it into the Cowley Housing Office, 147 Brixton Road, SW9 6LZ.
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Homeowner New Debt Advice Service
Are you a Lambeth Homeowner struggling with your finances?
Why not utilise the New Debt Advice Service being offered by Lambeth Housing Management, where you can make sense of it all.
Free Educational Classes!
In the next few months there are a number of free, accredited, educational classes happening in Lambeth through the High Trees Community Development Trust. So far these include:
Level 3 Award in Education and Training - Every Tuesday and Wednesday between 10am and 3pm from the 2nd of October to the 13th of November.
Level 2 Food & Hygiene - Friday the 28th of September between 10am and 3pm.
CIH Level 2 Resident Scrutiny - Every Thursday between 6pm and 9pm from the 20th of September to the 29th of November (Lambeth Town Hall).
If anyone is interested in the above or wishes for more information, please contact Mohammed @ High Trees on firstname.lastname@example.org or ring on 0208 671 3132