WCHG Win 2 TPAS Awards

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (WCHG) was delighted to win not once, but twice at the 2017 Tenant Participation Advisory Service (TPAS) awards.

The Group won in the Excellence in the Tenant Engagement & Excellence in Tenant Scrutiny categories at the northern regional TPAS awards which took place at the The Hilton Manchester, Deansgate on the 7th of April.

The winners from each category will now go forward into a national final being held on the 13th July at Chesford Grange in Warwickshire.

Wythenshawe Community Housing Group, Group Chief Executive Nigel Wilson said, “We are delighted to be recognised at these prestigious awards, especially in what were extremely tough categories that highlighted some of the excellent work that is going on across the sector. We are very proud of the work that we are doing here in Wythenshawe and both these awards demonstrate that tenants truly are at the heart of everything that we do but that they are vital in helping to scrutinise and shape the services we provide.”

Chair of the WCHG Board, Bishop of Manchester The Right Revd Dr David Walker said, “We put Tenant Participation at the heart of all our services and we are delighted that WCHG has been recognised by TPAS, not once but twice in these awards. A huge thank you to all the hard work of our colleagues and the involved tenants in achieving this recognition”

TPAS is the marker leader in the UK for Resident Involvement and they work tirelessly in empowering individuals to have real influence over the organisations to which they pay their rent.

For more information on the awards please visit www.thetpasawards.org.uk