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Integrated Smoke Alarms

  • 4 Aug 2020

We will be resuming the smoke alarm installation project from the middle of August....

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OVHA July 2020 Newsletter

  • 4 Aug 2020
  • Newsletters

Our Association newsletter has been published for July 2020.

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Electrical Testing Programme

  • 1 Jul 2020

Our electrical testing programme was halted due to Covid-19 but we have today written to tenants in the programme to alert them that Rogerson Plumbing and Heating are hoping to be in a position to begin working on this programme again sometime from the week beginning 6th July.

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OVHA Painter Works Resumes from 22nd June 2020

  • 15 Jun 2020

Due to the impact of the Covid-19 lockdown, OVHA had to postpone painter work due to be carried out on the properties included in this year's programme. We are delighted to confirm that the contractor Novus is intending to recommence this work from the 22nd June. 

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Dogs Trust - Covid-19 Survey

  • 11 Jun 2020

Dogs Trust have launched a major survey among the nation’s dog owners to find out how they and their dogs have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Scottish Government - Update on National 'Shielding' Policy

  • 11 Jun 2020

Public Health Scotland launched a short survey on experiences and attitudes to shielding on 3 June which runs until 14 June. People shielding and their carers are encouraged to take part online

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Noise Nuisance

  • 7 May 2020
  • Community and Neighbourhood

We are all spending increased time together in our homes during these unprecedented times and the knock-on effect of this may mean that you are more aware of noise levels from your neighbours.

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New Arrival During Lockdown...!

  • 29 Apr 2020

Ryan Johnston and Ashley MacDonald welcomed their new son Arlo Johnston into the world on the 20th of April.

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Fife Council Grey Bin Collections

  • 17 Apr 2020

Grey bin collections to resume from 20th April 2020

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Keeping Your Home Gas Safe During COVID-19

  • 15 Apr 2020

We, as a Housing Association, have a legal obligation to carry out an Annual Gas Service within your property, this law has not changed due to Covid-19. We are working with our contractors, Kingdom Gas Services, to make sure any gas services which are due for renewal are completed on time. 

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Grass Cutting and Grounds Maintenance Works

  • 30 Mar 2020

Maintenance work will commence on our communal grounds and properties included in our grass cutting scheme from Wednesday of this week.

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Fife Council amending Bin Services

  • 30 Mar 2020

Due to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, Fife Council are having to introduce changes to waste and recycling services over the coming weeks depending on staffing levels and the government guidance.

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Beware Of COVID-19 Scams

  • 25 Mar 2020

Unscrupulous criminals are exploiting fears about COVID-19 to prey on members of the public, particularly older and vulnerable people who are isolated from family and friends. National Trading Standards is warning people to remain vigilant following a rise in coronavirus-related scams that seek to benefit from the public’s concern and uncertainty over COVID-19.

Ore Valley Housing Association - Covid-19 Arrangements

  • 24 Mar 2020

Following the latest Government guidance on Covid-19, all Ore Valley staff are working remotely and all walk in services have been suspended.  Whilst our offices are closed, our service remains open with staff contactable via phone and email.

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OVHA Electric Car Club - COVID-19 UPDATE: New Temporary Booking Process

  • 23 Mar 2020

Due to the ongoing Coronavirus concerns, the way you book and access vehicles has changed to allow for cleaning between each rental.

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Coronavirus Update - Ore Valley Offices

  • 18 Mar 2020

The Government advice is to reduce all non-essential contact and look to provide ‘social distancing’ including the avoidance of large group gatherings and densely populated spaces, such as bars, restaurants and offices. With this in mind, in order to be able to maximise the chance of being able to provide continuous services we are going to change the way we provide services. With effect from Wednesday 18th March at 2PM, our team is going to be spread between two locations - our Cardenden Office and our Business Centre in Lochgelly. This will allow us to fully test our ability to continue to work from remote locations. From Monday 23rd March, our office will be closed and our staff will be working from home. All of our staff have equipment to allow them to access all of the Ore Valley Housing Association computer systems and telephone systems.

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Coronavirus COVID-19

  • 16 Mar 2020
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Ore Valley Housing Association is paying close attention to developments associated with COVID-19. Our main priority is to ensure the safety of our tenants, staff and business contacts. One of the main methods of achieving this is to minimise the contact that we have with each other. We will endeavour to ensure that we continue to provide you with the best possible and friendliest service.

Your Ore Valley...Your Say...

Your Ore Valley...Your say...

  • 12 Feb 2020
  • Useful Information

Ore Valley is keen to ensure that your views and questions about the proposed constitutional partnership with Kingdom Housing Association are considered.

Rent consultation

Have your say on rents

  • 5 Feb 2020
  • Budgeting and Welfare

We are keen to hear what you think about a proposed increase to your rent from 1 April 2020 so that we can take account of your comments and views.

EU Referral

Are you an EU citizen living in Fife?

  • 22 Jan 2020
  • Useful Information

The Fife EU Settlement Partnership can help support EU Citizens in Fife with their applications to the EU Settlement Scheme

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Horticultural Mentors

  • 18 Dec 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Ore Valley is delighted to welcome two new members to our staff team.

Winter Newsletter 2019

Read our Winter Newsletter

  • 12 Dec 2019
  • Newsletters

The Ore Valley Winter Newsletter is here! ❄️

Register for My Home to win a £50 Co-op Gift Card

Have you registered for My Home yet?

  • 12 Dec 2019
  • Useful Information

Register before 31st January for the chance to win one of three £50 Co-op Gift Cards!

Community Clean-up Day

Community Clean-Up Day

  • 5 Dec 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

On the 28th of November we held a Community Clean-up Day at Rosewell Drive, Lochore.

Scottish Housing Regulator: ‘How We Regulate: A guide for tenants and service users’. 

Regulator publishes new guide for tenants and service users

  • 4 Dec 2019
  • Useful Information

The Scottish Housing Regulator has published ‘How We Regulate: A guide for tenants and service users’. 

Quality Street, Dysart

*AVAILABLE TO LET – CALL TO BOOK A VIEWING*

  • 7 Nov 2019
  • Mid Market Rent

We have a well presented unfurnished two bedroom top floor flat immediately available to let in Quality Street, Dysart.

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*IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE TO LET – CALL TO BOOK A VIEWING*

  • 1 Nov 2019
  • Mid Market Rent

We have two well presented unfurnished upper floor flats immediately available to let in Rosewell Drive, Lochore.

Register for My Home to win a £50 Co-op Gift Card

Have you registered for My Home yet?

  • 24 Oct 2019
  • Useful Information

Register before 31st October for the chance to win one of three £50 Co-op Gift Cards!

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Get involved in the #SafeTea campaign

  • 16 Oct 2019
  • Useful Information

SafeTea is a national campaign which aims to reduce hot drink burns to young children, and improve first aid to children who have been burned.

Autumn Newsletter 2019

Read our Autumn Newsletter

  • 2 Oct 2019
  • Newsletters

The Ore Valley Autumn Newsletter is here! 🍂

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Go Electric With Ore Valley!

  • 1 Oct 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Ore Valley Housing Association is delighted to announce the launch of its electric car club in partnership with Enterprise Car Club.

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Energy price cap lowered

  • 23 Sep 2019
  • Budgeting and Welfare

Ofgem is lowering the cap on standard and default energy tariffs, but you could save even more by comparing & switching energy suppliers.

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Ore Valley Garden Competition 2019

  • 19 Sep 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Our annual garden competition format was a little different this year, with the prizes being awarded to the best overall garden in each of 3 areas - Lochore, Lochgelly and Cardenden. 

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Scottish Housing Day

  • 18 Sep 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Take a look back at the history of the old Bowhill Miners' Institute. We acquired this historic building late last year and hope to develop it for residential use.

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Give a kid a coat is back!

  • 5 Sep 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Following the huge success of last year’s campaign, we're delighted to confirm that we will be collecting donations of pre-loved coats for distribution to less fortunate families in the area again this year.

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*IMMEDIATELY AVAILABLE TO LET – 58 Rosewell Drive*

  • 4 Sep 2019
  • Mid Market Rent

We have a well presented unfurnished upper floor flat immediately available to let in Rosewell Drive, Lochore.

Tea & Toast Drop-in at The Hub

Tea & Toast Drop-in at The Hub

  • 4 Sep 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

The ever popular Tea & Toast Drop-in events are held every Thursday from 9.30am - 11am at The Hub. Please note that the events on 19th September and 3rd October 2019 have been rescheduled to 18th September and 2nd October

Summer Roadshow at Cardenden

Summer Roadshow in Cardenden

  • 3 Sep 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Cardenden was our final stop on the Ore Valley Summer Roadshow, thanks to everyone who came along.

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Summer Roadshow at Lochgelly

  • 29 Aug 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Our second Summer Roadshow was a huge success, thanks to everyone who came along!

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Summer Roadhow at Lochore

  • 27 Aug 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Thanks to everyone who came along to our Summer Roadshow today, we hope you all enjoyed it as much as we did!

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Visit MAC at our Summer Roadshow in Lochore

  • 26 Aug 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Hop on board MAC - Fife's mobile museum and travel back in time to Medieval Scotland when the Golden Age of pilgrimage took hold and transformed the landscape of Fife forever.

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Ore Valley Summer Roadshow

  • 14 Aug 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

Come and join us for some fun in the sun as we hit the road in our first ever Summer Roadshow!

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Discover 'My Home'

  • 9 Aug 2019
  • Useful Information

Your digital tenant account where you can manage your tenancy, rent, repairs and more!

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Warm Home Discount Scheme

  • 2 Aug 2019
  • Useful Information

We might be going through a bit of a heatwave at the moment, but it's not too early to think about the Warm Home Discount Scheme.

Our new website is now live!

Our new site is live!

  • 2 Aug 2019
  • Useful Information

We hope you’ll find our new website quicker and easier to find the information or services you’re looking for.

Summer Newsletter 2019

Hello Summer!

  • 25 Jul 2019
  • Newsletters

The Ore Valley Summer Newsletter is here! 😎

Hub

Have you heard about The Hub?

  • 3 Jul 2019
  • Community and Neighbourhood

This new community use venue is located directly across from our office in Cardenden.