17 February 2018

Private Tenant Representative Sought

Are you a private tenant living is Masborough, Eastwood Village, South East Maltby or Dinnington Central?

15 February 2018

Architect and Quantity Surveyor - invitation to tender

Rotherham Federation of Communities is in the process of negotiating a long term peppercorn lease of Springwell Gardens Community Centre in Rotherham which we hope to be finalised before the Summer of 2018.

12 February 2018

Housing Staff Awards 2018

Nominations for a staff member from Rotherham Council, Fortem or Mears who have done that little bit extra to help council tenants in 2017-2018 are now open. 


10 February 2018

Future of Social Housing - Meeting Report

The Future of Social Housing was the theme of a major Rotherham Federation meeting on Friday 26th January 2018, attended by over 100 people. As well as speakers, there were workshops on a number of themes including building more social housing, who is social housing for, the perception of social housing tenants and the role of tenants’ voices.


27 January 2018

Congratulations to Enid

Congratulations to Enid Watson who has been elected by secret ballot of members attending our general meeting on 26th January 2018 onto the Repairs and Maintenance Contract Re-Tender Steering Group.

 


18 January 2018

Council Tenant Rents to be reduced

RMBC Cabinet agreed to  reduce council house rents by 1% in line with requirements by the Welfare Reform and Work Act 2016 at their meeting on 15th January 2018.

11 January 2018

Thurcroft Small Grants Spring 2018

Community groups can apply for small grants of up to £200 for projects that benefit the residents of Thurcroft.  To be funded, your proposed project needs to support one of the three themes in the Thurcroft Big Local Plan –Community Pride, Regeneration or Children and Young People.  


17 December 2017

Federation becomes Social Action Hub

Rotherham Federation is now one of 20 Social Action Hubs around the country. Social action hubs are  locally rooted community organisations which support people to contribute to and create a better community and build a more democratic society.


14 December 2017

Elf Takeover

Cheeky elves took over the outdoor market on Saturday to share Christmas joy and naughtiness with the people of Rotherham. Mrs Clause sat within the log cabin grotto which has been turned into an ‘immersive Christmas wonderland’.


07 December 2017

Over 100,000 hits for RMBC Consultation Photo

A Rotherham Federation facebook post on RMBC's consultation on waste collection services has reached over 100,000 people.