Rothwell local area

Welcome to the local information page for the Rothwell area

Elizabeth Goor is the local housing manager with responsibility for housing services for all our neighbourhoods in the Rothwell area.

She is assisted by team leader Piers Donno-Fuller alongside a team of housing officers.

General enquiries

Phone

For general telephone enquiries to our Housing Offices, please call 0800 188 4000 (free from landlines and mobiles).

Calls are handled by our contact centre in Leeds (weekdays between 9am to 5pm, except Wednesdays when they're open from 10am).

Email

Face to face enquiries can be made at:

Rothwell Library

Written correspondence should be sent to:

Rothwell One Stop Centre
Marsh Street
Rothwell
Leeds
LS26 0AD

Information about our services

 

 

Eventshttps://www.facebook.com/Housing-Leeds-230754870412606/events?key=events, Find out more about upcoming eventsEvents<div class="ExternalClass48A0D0E70AEF4049BEFE326DE85FF070"><p>Keep up to date with events in your area such as, tenant meetings, training information and consultation training sessions.​​</p></div>
Bins and recyclinghttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Bins-and-recycling.aspx, Bins and recycling pagesBins and recycling<div class="ExternalClassAB8BECD508724926BADDBD55B6E062C1">​You can find out when your bin collection dates are, get rid of large items and find out more about recycling facilities in your area. </div>
Estate walkaboutsEstate walkabouts<div class="ExternalClassA19ED36F7C454E0083A6EF9E4CB3D58F">​​ <p>Estate walkabouts give residents the chance accompany our housing officers and work with us to make our estates a better place to live.</p><p>If you would like to take part in the walkabout all you have to do is tell your local Housing Office and turn up on the day.​</p><p><a href="/docs/Rothwell%20Estate%20Walkabouts%20poster.pdf">Rothwell estate walkabouts (PDF 1.1MB)</a></p></div>
Get involved in your local area and communityGet involved in your local area and community<div class="ExternalClass162AB208961D4B309470B0BEFEF90F89">​​<p>No matter where you live or how young or old you are, you can get involved with us, have your say and make a difference in your local area and community.</p> <p>Getting involved isn’t all about coming to meetings. You can join us on estate walkabouts, carry out mystery shopping, answer surveys or attend local events. Tenant and Resident Associations (TARAs) and Area Reps represent their local communities and are involved in decisions about their homes and environment.</p> <p>If you would like to find out more about what is happening in your area or if you are thinking of setting up a group, contact Jan Cleverley, your Tenant Engagement Officer.</p> <p>Email: <strong><a href="mailto:housinginvolvement@leeds.gov.uk">housinginvolvement@leeds.gov.uk</a></strong><br> Telephone: <strong>0113 378 1349</strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-MakeaDifference.aspx">Find out more about how you can get involved</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-TenantResidentAssociations.aspx">Find out more about Tenant and Resident Associations and & Area Reps</a></strong>​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Money, budgeting and benefits adviceMoney, budgeting and benefits advice<div class="ExternalClass42DE101745B64CE190FE2DFCF43E6641">​​If you need help with money, budgeting or benefits advice then please book to see us. FREE appointments are available; contact your local Neighbourhood Services Officer Income today.<p><strong><a href="/docs/Citywide%20Housing%20Surgeries.pdf">citywide timetable (PDF 211KB)</a></strong>.​</p></div>
Local support to get online and improve your digital skillsLocal support to get online and improve your digital skills<div class="ExternalClass8B4E0950F4F14A679A9134015FCDBA86"><p>Find organisations local to you in Leeds where you can get online, or get support to improve your digital skills. If you’re an organisation that offers support or access, then you can join the 100% Digital Leeds movement and get your organisation on the map using the <strong><a href="https://digitalleeds.tinderfoundation.org/">100% Digital Leeds website</a></strong>.</p> <p><strong>Please note that Tinder Foundation is independent to Leeds City Council. We are not responsible for their content and information.</strong>​​​​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Local Sheltered Scheme informationLocal Sheltered Scheme information<div class="ExternalClass2132420408DB4D5F96DD3F8E3425DE7B">​​<p>​​Sheltered housing provides a supportive environment for older, vulnerable and disabled people in the community. You can stay independent whilst benefiting from support and security. </p> <p>To find out more about the schemes and what they offer, please download the <a href="/docs/Rothwell%20area%20sheltered%20scheme%20information.pdf"><strong>Rothwell area sheltered scheme</strong></a> information sheet (PDF 4.8MB).​​​​</p> <p>A £13 weekly service charge is included within the rent for the Sheltered Support Officer service. If your rent is met by full Housing Benefit the £13 charge is paid in full via housing benefit. If you are an existing tenant and you do not receive housing benefit, or receive part benefit, you pay a weekly contribution of £4 towards this charge. The remaining £9 is paid by the council; this will show as an adjustment on your rent account. If you are a new tenant and do not receive full or part Housing Benefit you will be charged the full £13.</p> <p>The Sheltered Support Charge is payable by all residents living in sheltered housing, even if they have made a decision not to receive regular contact from the Sheltered Support Officer.</p> ​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
NewsNews<div class="ExternalClass8AE5C246802641ACB5079BCBF48CA905">​​<p>​There are many ways to keep up to date with housing related news</p> <p><a href="https://twitter.com/HousingLeeds">Follow us on Twitter</a><br><a href="https://www.facebook.com/Housing-Leeds-230754870412606/timeline?ref=page_internal">Follow us on Facebook</a></p> <p>The latest edition of <a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-News.aspx">our newsletter</a></p> <p>Check out the <a href="/docs/News%20from%20your%20local%20Housing%20Team%20-%20Rothwell.pdf">Local news from Rothwell Housing Office team (1 MB)</a></p> ​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Useful local organisationsUseful local organisations<div class="ExternalClass000C2A36576D473C89B80089EA886760">​​​<p>​The following are links to further local information.</p> <p>Please note that Leeds City Council is not responsible for the content on external websites.</p> <p><strong><a href="http://leedsmoneybuddies.weebly.com/">Leeds Money Buddies</a></strong>​​​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Improving your homes and neighbourhoodsImproving your homes and neighbourhoods<div class="ExternalClassED733EA1B98E454B9DAFC3B9B616A75F"><p>We plan investment to your homes and neighbourhoods, and have identified the work that is required in the future.<br><br> Work will only be carried out to properties that have been identified as needing it and our proposed plans may be subject to change due to changes in funding.<br><br> Find out more on our <strong><a href="/residents/Pages/Improving-your-homes-and-neighbourhoods.aspx">Improving your homes and neighbourhoods page</a></strong>. ​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></p></div>
Your housing officersYour housing officers<div class="ExternalClass3FF1331375C645F297B5730F83E16D06"><p>Your housing officer deals with a range of things including, rent advice, neighbour nuisance and enforcing tenancy conditions. They are also able to signpost you to other services for advice and support.</p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"><tbody><tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Area or Estate</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Housing Officer Name</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Woodlesford, Rothwell & Carlton </span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Sarah Boswell</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Oulton</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Katrina Boswell</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Rothwell Haigh</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Adam Anderson</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>John O’Gaunts</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>William Tunnicliffe</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Robin Hood</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Pauline Murray</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Tingley</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>Amanda Tinsdale</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr style="height:4pt;"><td width="274" valign="top" style="width:205.3pt;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-left:1pt solid windowtext;border-top:none;padding:0cm 5.4pt;height:4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal"><span>East Ardsley and Rothwell Central</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:212.65pt;border-top:none;border-left:none;border-bottom:1pt solid windowtext;border-right:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;height:4pt;"><span> </span><p class="MsoNormal"><span>Adrian Cromack</span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody></table> ​ <span class="ms-rteFontSize-2"> </span>​​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Your local community committeeYour local community committee<div class="ExternalClassFC05A5CE6A3142FF90AB62F1648001EC">​​<p>​There are 10 community committees across the city providing local people with opportunities to have their say about what happens in their community. Housing Leeds works closely with these committees.</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/LCCOuterSouth/info?tab=page_info">Find out more about the outer south community committee</a></strong></p> <strong> </strong>​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></div>
Your local councillorshttp://democracy.leeds.gov.uk/mgMemberIndex.aspx?bcr=1&lccnavid=100004|200033|358, Find details of your Local CouncillorsYour local councillors<div class="ExternalClassC5DB72DB99D14BA0AA55C3C74D907839">​Leeds councillors provide a voice to the people living in the ward that they represent.  They are aware of the needs of their community and are in touch with the issues that local people face.  </div>
Your local Housing Advisory Panelhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/HSG-Join-Area-Panels.aspx, Find out more about your local Housing Advisory PanelYour local Housing Advisory Panel<div class="ExternalClassA8BBD9C0671A40509F4FD27AFAFB66A0"><p>There are 11 local Housing Advisory Panels across Leeds, each with a budget that they can use to fund local projects to benefit local tenants.</p></div>

 

 

Citywide Housing Surgerieshttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/citywide housing surgeries.pdf183507pdf
News from your local Housing Team https://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/News from your local Housing Team - Rothwell.pdf2507882pdf
Rothwell area sheltered scheme informationhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Rothwell area sheltered scheme information.pdf4603986pdf
Rothwell Estate Walkabouts posterhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Rothwell Estate Walkabouts poster.pdf1184094pdf

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