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Landmark former hospital site to see construction of 70 homes

A landmark Merthyr Tydfil building is to be converted and its site extended into an ‘exciting’ development providing 70 much-needed homes. The former St Tydfil’s Hospital site in Upper Thomas Street will have its Grade II listed entrance block converted and extended to provide seven apartments and a house. The remainder of the site will [...]

2021-02-02T12:22:05+00:00February 2nd, 2021|

Whole town test jobs available!!!!

In order to undertake the whole town testing there is a need to urgently recruit people (estimated 50 – 100)to support this programme of work. (full job descriptions are available via a link below)  This role is for a maximum of 4 weeks.  Full training will be provided.  You will also be required to partake [...]

2020-11-18T19:18:34+00:00November 18th, 2020|

Merthyr Housing part of exciting new Welsh Government project

CONSORTIUM WINS WELSH GOVERNMENT FUNDING TO RETROFIT 1,300 HOMES A major consortium including half of the social landlords in Wales has won £7m Welsh Government funding to deliver an optimised retrofit programme across more than 1,300 Welsh homes. The collaboration of 68 partners, including 26 social housing providers, and managed by Sero, has been awarded [...]

2020-11-06T13:49:49+00:00November 6th, 2020|

Merthyr Housing receive prestigious Equality & Diversity award

Local housing provider achieves national equality mark Social housing landlord, Merthyr Tydfil Housing Association (MTHA), has been successful in achieving a prestigious and nationally-recognised equality and diversity mark for housing providers. The QED Award (Quality in Equality and Diversity), developed by Welsh housing charity, Tai Pawb, provides a comprehensive framework for improving the equality and [...]

2020-10-20T14:15:02+01:00October 20th, 2020|

MTHA receive RSPCA award

Merthyr Housing are delighted to be able to announce that we were recently awarded a silver PawPrint award from RSPCA Cymru in recognition of  our commitment to animal welfare.  We take great pride in this award and we will strive to ensure even greater levels of animal welfare into the future. Housing_Footprint_Welsh_Silver_2020_MerthyrHA Lewis Clark, RSPCA [...]

2020-10-16T10:50:51+01:00October 16th, 2020|

Merthyr Housing Services Update – COVID-19

Merthyr Housing Services Update – COVID-19 The whole of Wales is now at alert level 4 in response to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.  For more information on what this means and for guidance on what you can and can not do please follow this link https://gov.wales/alert-level-4 Follow this link for guidance on private [...]

2021-01-19T08:42:06+00:00September 28th, 2020|

Request to avoid local lockdown!

A request for support from local communities to avoid the need for a lockdown in RCT and Merthyr Tydfil Due to an increasing number of positive COVID-19 cases and to prevent a future lockdown, Council Leaders in Merthyr Tydfil and Rhondda Cynon Taf are asking all residents to take action now to avoid the need [...]

2020-09-11T14:32:30+01:00September 11th, 2020|

New loan helps MTHA deliver affordable homes

CAF Bank has provided its first loan to a housing association in Wales as part of plans by the Welsh Government to build thousands of new homes. The loan will be used by Merthyr Tydfil Housing Association to develop 43 affordable homes for local residents in the Welsh town.  The development is situated on the [...]

2020-07-08T17:05:51+01:00July 8th, 2020|