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Celebration of a new site at Ridleyton

Westside Housing celebrated the transfer of 23 homes for retired persons in Ridleyton this week. To mark the occasion, residents of the site, Westside staff and board members, as well as other members of the local Westside tenant community enjoyed…
 

2018 Tenant Satisfaction Survey

Westside Housing has just sent tenants the 2018 Tenant Satisfaction Survey! This survey is run every two years by NSW Federation of Housing Associations (NSWFHA), who will mail out all the surveys, receive and collate responses and provide Westside with…
 
Do you know Fred?

Do you know Fred?

  Fred’s Van is a St Vincent De Paul’s service that provides the comfort of a warm, nutritious meal for those experiencing homelessness or at risk of homelessness and marginalisation. Fred’s Van operates across 10 sites in Adelaide and regional…
 

Swapping is the new shopping

On Friday 13 November 2017 Westside Housing ran a clothing swap at the Kilburn Community Centre. This event was put on for COTA SA’s Zest Fest, and organised in collaboration with Northern Suburbs Housing Community tenants. Clothes Swaps are fun…
 

How is your rent calculated?

Government subsidy – social housing Most of our homes were funded with the help of the State or Federal Government. The rent policy for these homes is written by the State Government. They require us to review your rent twice…
 

Westside has moved

Westside moved into its new, larger and more accessible offices on 17 July 2017. Our address (postal and street) is 478 Port Road, West Hindmarsh. Our business hours remain 9am – 4pm. Our email is still admin@wha.org.au and the phone…
 

Focus on fixing neighborhood disputes

Community housing Tenancy Officers always face challenges in their job – with neighborhood disputes being the main cause of complaint from tenants. Our northern area Tenancy Officer Kimberley has been with Westside for 2 months now, and has made some…
 
Westside ‘Highly Commended’ at AHI awards

Westside ‘Highly Commended’ at AHI awards

Westside were nominated for 2 awards at the recent 2017 Australian Housing Institute (AHI) awards. Leading Asset Management – Highly Commended Westside is learning from our ex co-opers with a more collaborative model of maintenance and asset management. We have…