Archive: Residents

National Hate Crime Awareness Week

Written by / 7th October, 2021 / Partners, Residents

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From the 9th to the 16th of October is National Hate Crime Awareness Week. We feature some information from Gwent Police.

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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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Join Yep’s new Fearless Speaking Project

Written by / 13th May, 2021 / Residents

Yep logo, The Fearless Speaking Project logo and Fearless Speaking Academy logo

Working with Warren from Fearless Speaking Academy, Yep launches its pilot Fearless Speaking Project. If you're young and you'd like to improve your speaking skills and be more confident, join our project.

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Rent affordability review

Written by / 25th February, 2021 / Corporate, Residents

Melins fair rent logo

Following our rent affordability consultation with residents, you can find out more about how we set our rents.

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