News

Happy birthday Zest!

Written by / 17th September, 2021 / Staff

10 years of Zest logo

We are celebrating the 10th anniversary of our award winning Health & Wellbeing initiative – Zest! We had a growing passion and enthusiasm to improve the health and wellbeing of our staff.

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Young litter-pickers unveil new bin on Cwmbran estate

Written by / 1st September, 2021 / Communities, Residents

Some of the residents that enjoyed the day along with the new bin

On Tuesday 31 August, Melin Homes was proud to team up with the young people of Clos Cae Nant in Cwmbran in unveiling a brand-new dinosaur themed rubbish bin for the local playground. The unveiling was accompanied by a fun day for the local children, featuring a bouncy castle, games and prizes.

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Fun in the sun at Barrackswood Community Day

Written by / 26th August, 2021 / Communities, Residents

Melin staff helping children with the games

On Tuesday 24 August, we were pleased to pay a role in a free community afternoon hosted by fellow housing association, Pobl Group, at the Barrackswood open space, adjacent to the Barracksfield estate in Newport.

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Teaming-up with Housing Justice Cymru

Written by / 10th August, 2021 / Partners

St Matthew's church

We're thrilled to share the news that we have joined forces with fellow south Wales housing associations to form a new consortium which will be working alongside Housing Justice Cymru to transform former church land into new affordable rented housing.

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Saving a life is all in a day’s work

Written by / 2nd June, 2021 / Awards, Staff

Paula giving Nathan his award

We have introduced a new award to recognise staff who show exceptional behaviour in the communities they serve. The RISE award has been given to four members of our Maintenance team recently after they all helped save someone’s life.

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