• Brand new homes at Maple Garden, Stotfold 

  • The housekeeping team work their magic on all the communal areas in our retirement schemes and flat blocks

  • Coming soon!  Residents and staff from Howard Cottage celebrated the start of the John Coxall Court development with housebuilders, Hill. 

  • Our new roofs at Rushby Mead won this year's Garden City Heritage Award and came top in the Best Group Refurbushment Category

  • Development Officer Joff Lord is responsble for our new homes programme


  1. Join our Asset Delivery Team

    We have a great opportunity for a high quality Responsive Maintenance Coordinator.  Will you join our team?

    Closing date 26th November.

  2. Howard Cottage Housing Association joins forces to celebrate World Alzheimer’s Day

    World Alzheimer's dayWith ice cream cones, glove puppets, chair yoga and hula dancing, our recent event had everything… even an Elvis  impersonator!

  3. Annual report 2017 / 2018

    Annual Report front cover 2017/18 Our Annual report 2017/18  is available to read now!

  4. Volunteers needed for our dementia clubs

    We are very proud to announce the opening of our fourth Kingfisher Club for local people with low to moderate dementia.  And we’re looking for volunteers at all four club locations...

  5. New fire safety leaflet

    Fire Safety leaflet 2018We have produced an informative fire safety leaflet to assist residents to stay safe in their homes.

Universal Credit is coming...Are you ready?

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Universal Credit (UC) Full Service goes live in North Herts and East Herts from 3 October 2018; in Central Beds from 18 November 2018; and in Hertsmere from December 2018. From these dates, eligible benefit claimants will move from the old-style benefits across to UC. Find out more here:

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