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Discover what Greenfields staff and residents are up to in your communities.

  • Jul062018
    Katee Swallow

    New Templars base will be at heart of the community

    On 15 May, Neighbourhood Co-ordinator, Katee Swallow, held a popular launch event of the rebuilt Templars Community Office in Witham.…

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  • Jun252018
    James Martin

    “We can see clearly now” the clean-up’s done!

    We’re carrying out Local Community Action Plans in our neighbourhoods to find out what small changes could make a big…

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  • Jun062018
    Mark Garnham

    The trouble with Tenancy Fraud

    We’ve launched a campaign to expose any residents who are committing Tenancy Fraud and are not legally entitled to live…

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  • May112018
    Staff from Greenfields and the Council

    Our special joint event to help reduce anti-social behaviour

    We recognise the impact that anti-social behaviour (ASB) can have on the lives of residents, and the importance of tackling it…

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  • Mar282018
    Chris and residents at event

    Consultation and cake at neighbourbood event

    Chris Ward, one of our Neighbourhood Co-ordinators, visited residents of Peel Cresent in Braintree earlier this week to hold a…

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  • Mar272018
    Barry Everett

    “Volunteering at Foodbank was a saviour to me”

    Barry Everett is a Greenfields resident from Great Yeldham who volunteers as a manager for Halstead Foodbank. Here, he tells us…

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  • Mar052018
    Sam Medhurst

    From apprentice to manager – Sam’s story

    Sam Medhurst began his apprenticeship at Greenfields almost ten years ago, and has since become employed by us and worked…

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  • Feb262018
    James Chivers

    “Volunteering helped my journey from homelessness to happiness”

    In 2015, Greenfields resident, James Chivers’ mental health was suffering; leading to him losing his job and his home. Nearly…

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  • Feb152018
    People holding hands

    “No-one should go through mental health problems alone”

    In 2014, a new member of staff joined Greenfields. At the time, they were in a physically abusive relationship, which…

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  • Jan292018

    New Greenfields Team to improve lives

    We’ve launched a new Tenancy Sustainment Team, whose eight members are helping to improve the lives of our residents in…

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