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News November 12th 2018

Day of remembrance at Heald Farm Court

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1 and this weekend’s Armistice Day – the residents at Heald Farm Court, our Extra Care…

News October 9th 2018

Never too late for love

In September, Carl aged 81 and Elsie aged 74 married at St Helens Town Hall, after meeting at Heald Farm Court (HFC), a Helena Homes…

News July 2nd 2018

Torus scoops the Best HR team award

The Organisational Development team from Torus won the Best HR team award at the recent HR Excellence Awards held in London. This award recognises HR…

News June 27th 2018

Torus wins Team of the Year at 2018 ERSA Employability Awards

Torus is thrilled to announce that their dedicated Employment Team have been awarded Team of the Year at the ERSA Employability Awards 2018. The win…

News May 29th 2018

Torus opens the door to affordable home-ownership in Sutton

Torus, is giving home buyers an opportunity to snap up a spacious two or three bedroom home in St Helens through their affordable shared ownership…

News May 3rd 2018

Torus invests £13million in independent living homes for Fingerpost, St Helens

Designed to specifically meet the needs of older people, a new purpose built development in Fingerpost in St Helens, promises to increase the affordable housing…

News May 3rd 2018

Redevelopment of former restaurant site will increase housing choice for older people in Warrington

Construction of an £11million development for independent living on the site of the former Bayleaf Restaurant, in Padgate, Warrington, is now underway. The latest state-of-the-art…

News March 16th 2018

Torus plans to boost provision of homes for older people

Torus has received planning permission for extra care housing in St Helens, at the junction of Atlas Street and Standish Street, include 109 one bedroom and…

News February 19th 2018

New homes at Harrison Square unveiled

A little under a year since work began on the regeneration of Harrison Square, the first new homes are ready to move into. The redevelopment…

News December 19th 2017

Torus donates £4,000 to local Foodbanks this Christmas

Torus has made a £2,000 donation to the St Helens and Warrington Foodbanks to support them this Christmas. The Foodbanks are part of a nationwide…

News November 9th 2017

Torus achieves Van Excellence accreditation

Torus, has achieved the Freight Transport Association’s coveted Van Excellence operator accreditation. The Van Excellence scheme, which has more than 120 accredited organisations, promotes the…

News November 8th 2017

Creating opportunities for local builders

Small and medium sized contractors are being offered the opportunity to win work building new homes and other specialist works for Torus housing group which…

News November 8th 2017

Poppy Day tributes at Heald Farm Court

A group of friends from Helena Homes, Heald Farm Court extra care scheme in Newton have created 700 poppies to pay tribute to those who…

News October 27th 2017

Work experience leads to jobs

Two Warrington women have landed jobs on a new housing development after completing work experience with Northwest construction group, Cruden. The work experience was organised…

News October 13th 2017

Torus group beats tough opposition to be crowned housing association of the year

Torus is delighted to have been awarded Housing Association of the year at the National Energy Efficiency and Healthy Homes Awards 2017. Judges said: “(There…

News October 9th 2017

Helena broadens housing offer for older people

Torus group housing association, Helena Partnerships, has recently bought 7 sheltered housing schemes in St Helens and West Lancashire. The acquisition is part of a…

News October 2nd 2017

Torus Strengthens Fire Safety Governance in Partnership with Lancashire Fire and Rescue

Torus celebrates new partnership with Lancashire Fire and Rescue (LFRS) to strengthen its governance around fire safety for its tenants and staff. Torus has joined…

News July 12th 2017

Giving Torus customers a stronger voice together

Helena and GGHT’s new Community Consultative Forum (CCF) launched their first planning session with the promise that Torus customers will have a “stronger voice together”….

News June 1st 2017

Award winning technology from Torus group will reduce tenants’ energy bills

Torus and Wigan-based ground source heating specialists, Ground Heat, beat off stiff competition to win a coveted award for innovation at the British Renewable Energy…

News March 23rd 2017

Housing group opens the door to affordable homeownership in Latchford

Housing group, Torus, is giving home buyers an opportunity to snap up a spacious two or three bedroom home in Warrington through their affordable shared…