Trevelyan Court residents celebrate diamond wedding!

December 23rd, 2016

Evelyn and Bill Bowman, who live at our extra care accommodation at Trevelyan Court in Newbiggin Hall, recently celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary.  Staff at Trevelyan Court got them a huge bouquet, anniversary cups, crystal owl and a diamond photo frame with 60 years married on it.  They were both delighted with the presents and […]

Ribbons and rejoicing – a festive launch for Byker’s Lawson House

December 20th, 2016

New accommodation for older people in Byker has been officially opened to lots of festive cheer – with mince pies, Christmas music and twinkly lights helping to provide a very merry atmosphere. Lawson House, which is part of the wider new community of The Grove in Byker, is owned by Leazes Homes and is the […]

Our annual review for 2015-16

November 17th, 2016

We’ve done things a little differently with our annual report this year and created something we home is much more accessible – it’s much shorter than last year’s but should still give you a full overview of what we’ve achieved throughout the year. If you click on the image below it will make it will […]

500 happy homes – celebrating a milestone move in

October 6th, 2016

Joan Toward, a grandmother of 15 from Scotswood, has become our 500th tenant after moving into Kilbourn House in Kenton. Mrs Toward, who is 87, was brought up in Scotswood and later moved to Westerhope . Until recently, she was living at Bamburgh House, a sheltered housing block managed by Your Homes Newcastle, before moving […]

Rain doesn’t stop play at Leazes Homes family fun day!

August 8th, 2016

The heatwave may have come to an end and normal (rainy) service resumed, but the typical British summer weather didn’t dampen the spirits of Leazes Homes’ tenants as they celebrated a family fun day. Leazes Homes now provides properties to over 500 households across the city, with many tenants living in supported accommodation.All of our customers were […]

Trustee Claire helps disabled tenants

July 13th, 2016

Leazes Homes tenants will benefit from sensitively adapted properties following advice from our tenant trustee. We have over 500 properties in Newcastle, including a number of existing developments specifically designed for those with disabilities as well as older people who may have mobility issues. We appointed our first tenant Board Member, Claire Rabbetts, earlier this year after offering […]

Kilbourn House receives carer friendly award!

July 5th, 2016

Kilbourn House, our supported accommodation in Kenton, was nominated by family members of a tenant for being a carer friendly and community spirited place to live.We were shortlisted and at the award ceremony we were awarded a certificate to state that we had been recognised by Newcastle Carers and Newcastle City council for providing an […]

Well done Evelyn!

June 20th, 2016

Here is Evelyn, she’s Rookie Golf’s highest scorer of the “Arches target” scoring a massive 75 points. Evelyn lives at Trevelyan Court, where the residents regularly take part in Rookie Sports activities. Everyone is very proud of her and she’s now starring on the Rookie Sports Facebook page – well done Evelyn!Evelyn’s daughter, Christine, is also […]

“Top” new accommodation for older people in Byker

May 12th, 2016

Leazes Homes and Keepmoat have marked the completion of external work on a new extra care facility for older people with a topping out ceremony on the former IRDL factory site in Byker.Bill Midgley, Chair of Leazes Homes, who owns the new facility, Lawson House, and neighbouring apartments for older people, placed the last ridge […]