Road Works at Airgold Drive
18th April 2019
The contractor will be working on roadworks along Airgold Drive on Good Friday and Easter Monday. In order for the road to return to normal as quickly as possible, for the benefit of residents. The contractor hopes the fence down the middle of the road will be moved back to the footpath by the end of Friday.The contractor will not be working on Saturday or Sunday.
Easter Office Closure
3rd April 2019
The Cernach Office will be clossed for the Easter weekend on Friday 19th April and Monday 22nd April. The office will reopen on Tuesday 23rd April at 9am.
If you are a tenant and have an emergency repair please call City Building on 0800 595 595.
Please note these numbers are for emergencies only, for all routine repairs, please report these when the office reopens.
Councillor Kerr's Surgery
17th April 2019
As the Cernach office will be closed this Friday (Friday 19th April) due to it being a public holiday. Councillor Kerr's surgery will not be taking place this week. Councilor Kerr's next surgery at the Cernach office will be on Friday 17th May at 1pm
Why not become a Cernach Member!
28th March 2019
At Cernach we will be hosting our annual membership drive on the week of Monday 8th April to Friday 12th April. If you want your voice to be heard why not become get a Cernach Member! It is £1 to join and the membership lasts a lifetime*. With your membership you can come along to our AGM (Monday 26th August 2019 at 7pm in Cernach Office) were we have a wee buffet and a game of bingo, it is always good night that all our members enjoy. If you are intrested in becoming a member please give us a call at the office on 0141 944 3860 or pop in to see us.
*as long as you attend one AGM every 5years
Congratulations to our Director Caroline
20th March 2019
Our Director Caroline recently married her fiancé Nicol. It was a low key celebration as they sneaked off on holiday and never told anyone until afterwards. Everyone at Cernach wishes the new Mr & Mrs Jardine all the best for their future together.
Family Trip to Blair Drummond Safari Park
19th March 2019
This year instead of our annual gala day we thought it would be nice to have a change and go away for the day. We are heading off to Blair Drummond Safari Park for the day on Friday 2nd August. The bus will leave the Cernach office at 9.15am and depart form the safari park at 4pm. Tickets are £2.00 for Children (Children are up to age 16) and £4.00 for adults this included admission to the park. When purchasing tickets we will be be checking that all children are Cernach tenants. All tickets are available from the Cernach Office, there are limited spaces available on the bus so be quick in order not to miss out!
Pensioners Outing to Largs
19th March 2019
Our annual pensioners bus run is to Largs this year. It will take place on Monday 3rd June 2019. The bus will leave Cernach office at 9.30am and will return at 3.30pm. Tickets are £3.00 each and include lunch at Nardini's. Tickets are available at Cernach office.
19th March 2019
After the high numbers of entries from last year's competition we have decided to host our garden competition again this year. If you have a touch of the green fingers and would like to take part in this year’s competition please give us a call on 0141 944 3860 or drop us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Judging will take place in August 2019.
Red Nose Day at Cernach
18th March 2019
The staff at Cernach wanted to give something back this Red Nose Day. On Friday 15th March they held a cake sale in the office with some home baked goodies from the talented staff. Also the staff, contractors & tenants took part in some fundrasing activities including our cake sweep that one of our lucky tenants won! It was a great filled with lots of fun and the team raised £85 for Comic Relief!
Cernach News Spring Edition
14th March 2019
There’s a great round up of news in the most recent edition of 'Cernach News'.
The spring edition of our newsletter is full of what’s been happening here at Cernach Housing Association. You can learn more about our upcoming events and how to get involved in the local community.
You’ll also find some feedback from our recent Resident Satisfaction survey.
Make sure you don’t miss it!
11th March 2019
Cernach’s Housing Association, Annual General Meeting will take place on Monday 26th August in the Cernach office at 7pm.
Children's Christmas Party
21st December 2018
On Tuesday the 18th December Cernach held its annual Children’s Christmas Party at St Mark’s Hall. All Children had a wonderful time with entertainment from Cheeko the clown, plenty of fun and games and a special visit from Santa and his elf who delivered a few early christmas presents to all the children at Cernach.
Cernach's Pensioners Christmas Lunch
7th December 2018
On Thursday 6th December the focus group held its annual Pensioners Christmas Lunch for tenants 65 and over at John Oliver's Function Suite. It was a joint event with Kendoon Housing Association, Pineview Housing Association, Kingsride Cleddans Housing Association, Drumchapel Housing Co-operative and Cernach Housing Association. The afternoon was filled with fun, laughter and of course a lovely lunch thanks to the catering staff at Oliver’s. All guests had a wonderful afternoon; they left with a smile on their face and an early Christmas gift.
A Warm Welcome To Our New Staff Members, Ruth Ghumman & Siobhan Mangan
19th November 2018
The Association would like to welcome Ruth Ghumman and Siobhan Mangan to the team. Both of them started working with the Association at the beginning of November. Ruth has been appointed as our new Housing Assistant, Ruth is local to the Drumchapel area if you see her out and about make sure you say hello to her. Siobhan is the new Corporate Services Assistant if you visit the office she’ll be the first person to meet and greet you!
The Association has been looking at ways to make sure we improve on our performance within the staff team. The Management Committee agreed to carry out a review of our current staffing structure and this was completed in the summer of this year. After consultation with staff members and after considering their feedback the Committee agreed to promote some of our current staff members and recruit two new members to the growing team at Cernach.
Paula Baylis who was previously the Senior Housing Officer is now the Acting Housing Services Manager; Laura-Jane Richards who was previously a Housing Officer is now the Acting Senior Housing Officer. Also Kirsty Boag who was one of our Housing Assistants is now an Acting Housing Officer and finally Anne Smith who was previously our Corporate Services Assistant is now in the new our new role of Acting Corporate Services Officer.