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Homes North, along with Community Support Hub partners and service providers, gathered this morning for morning tea in celebration of National Reconciliation Week 2023, commemorating the rich cultures, histories, and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. This week is an opportunity to reflect......

It was truly inspiring to witness over 300 Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal locals coming together, participating in Armidale’s 13th Annual Reconciliation Bridge Walk yesterday afternoon. Organised by Armidale ANTaR, to coincide with National Sorry Day and the beginning of National Reconciliation Week, the event commenced with......

We know repairs and maintenance on your home is important to you and Homes North is commited to providing a responsive repair service to all our tenants. We have a range of response times for repairs and maintenance: 1. Emergency (4 hours) 2. Urgent (24......

Rent reviews are really important. Social housing rents are charged according to how much your household income is. We use rent reviews to ensure you are paying 25% of your income in rent. If your financial or personal situation has changed, this may affect the......

These simple tips can help keep your car more safe and secure. Tip No. 1 Don’t keep valuables and personal items in your car – don’t leave anything that might be tempting to thieves. Tip No. 2 Make sure all windows are closed and doors......

It is your right to feel safe and secure in your home and as a Homes North resident your safety and security is important to us. We hope these tips help you to feel secure and safe in your home. Tip No. 1 Locks are......

Kittens make affectionate and playful pets, but it is important to have a good understanding of their needs when welcoming one into your home. Knowing how to care for your new kitten is important, read on and find out what you can do to give......

Welcoming a new puppy into your home, whether it’s your first or an addition to your family, is a very exciting time! Knowing how to care for your new puppy is important, read on and find out what you can do to give your puppy......

Pets are great company, especially when we’re unwell or feeling down. To help you care for your pets and understand their needs, we’ve put together some information. CARING FOR YOUR PET DOG Your dog needs a weatherproof kennel. It should be kept clean and dry......