Swarcliffe, Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe local area

General enquiries


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

Calls are dealt with by our contact centre in Leeds (opening times 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday).

You can also email housingenquiries@leeds.gov.uk.


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Our address


Swarcliffe Housing Office
32-38 Langbar Gardens
Leeds
LS14 5ES

Face to face enquiries can also be made at Osmondthorpe One Stop Centre.


Our opening times


Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pm
Wednesday: 8:30am to 3:30pm


Information about our services


Below you can find information about:

  • Housing officers working in your area
  • Estate walkabouts
  • News and events
  • Projects funded by your local Housing Advisory Panel
  • Tenant and resident groups in your area
  • Your Local Community Committees
  • Your local Councillor
  • Bin collections and recycling
  • Local services
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To find out more about other council services in your area, please use the Where I Live section on this page.​​​​​​​​​​

 

 

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="ExternalClassEF39856571F04C599BAA815E7125010B"><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>To find out more, please download the <strong><a href="/docs/Swarcliffe%20estate%20walkabouts%20timetable.pdf">Swarcliffe estates walkabouts timetable (PDF 309KB)</a>.</strong></p></div>
Get involved in your local area and communityGet involved in your local area and community<div class="ExternalClass979DBFF7D6194D728230C120A82546E3">​​<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 Adele Britton, 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>
Draft Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe Development Frameworkhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/residents/Pages/Draft-Halton-Moor-and-Osmondthorpe-Development-Framework.aspx, Draft Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe Development FrameworkDraft Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe Development Framework<div class="ExternalClassA9D8350DCEBC4544932EFAE3D4E6CA7A">​​<p>The Draft Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe Development Framework will help to make the best use of our land based assets to support the regeneration of Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe making the area a better place to live and work. Visit the link below for more information.​​</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>
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>
Useful local organisationsUseful local organisations<div class="ExternalClass38688B79D65648E5BC07C74056560BE5">​​​<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="/museumsandgalleries/Pages/Temple-Newsam.aspx">Temple Newsam</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://www.sgns.org.uk/">Swarcliffe Good Neighbours scheme</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="http://crossgatesgns.org.uk/">Cross Gates District Good Neighbours scheme</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="/residents/Pages/Seacroft(EastLeeds)HouseholdWasteSortingSite.aspx">Seacroft Recycling site and re-use shop</a></strong></p> ​<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></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="ExternalClass72936A4DCA904350A294439C4AAB2912">​​<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/Swarcliffe%20area%20sheltered%20scheme%20information.pdf"><strong>Swarcliffe area sheltered scheme</strong></a> information sheet (PDF 1.32MB).​​​​</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="ExternalClass8761844C5FDA4F94BD4E0E1434056B16">​​​<p>There are many ways to keep up to date with housing related news:</p> <p><strong><a href="https://twitter.com/HousingLeeds">Follow us on Twitter</a></strong></p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.facebook.com/Housing-Leeds-230754870412606/timeline?ref=page_internal">Follow us on Facebook</a></strong></p> <p>Visit the <strong><a href="/residents/Pages/HSG-News.aspx">Housing Leeds News page</a></strong></p> <p>Check out the <strong><a href="/docs/Swarcliffe%20-%20News%20from%20your%20local%20Housing%20Team.pdf">local news from your Housing Office team (PDF 3.4MB)</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="ExternalClass8AB0010F96B649FE90050DF1435DE547">​​​<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> <p><span style="font-size:8pt;background-color:window;">​</span><span style="font-size:8pt;background-color:window;">​</span></p> <table class="MsoNormalTable" border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0"> <tbody><tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border:1pt solid windowtext;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><b><span>Area or Estate</span></b><span></span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:solid solid solid none;border-top-color:windowtext;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-top-width:1pt;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><b><span>Housing Officer Name</span></b><span></span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Baildon, Hebden, Sherburn, Sledmere, Whinmoor Way</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Jane Hirst</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Mill Greens, Southwoods, Swarcliffes, Swardales Stanks Lane, York Road</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Ben Kavanagh</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Langbar, Braytons, Farndales, Swarcliffe Ave, Whinmoor Way</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Marie Ferguson</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Ash Tree, Pennwell, Stanks, Barwick Road, Swarcliffe Drive East, Swarcliffe Green</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Chris Goshomi</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Naburn, Red Hall, </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>White Laithe, Coal Road </span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Neil Collins</span></p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Dennil, Eastwood, </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Temple Newsam, </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Colton, Whitkirk</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Carole Heald</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Appleby, Halton Moor</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Rebecca Janes</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Leven, Lakeland Court</span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Anthony Dilworth</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Neviles, Osmondthorpe Lane</p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;">Julie Gibson & Maria Adams</p> </td> </tr> <tr> <td width="235" valign="top" style="width:176.6pt;border-style:none solid solid;border-right-color:windowtext;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-left-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-left-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Halton Moor Avenue, </span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Selby Avenue, Selby Road, Wykebeck </span></p> </td> <td width="284" valign="top" style="width:213pt;border-style:none solid solid none;border-bottom-color:windowtext;border-bottom-width:1pt;border-right-color:windowtext;border-right-width:1pt;padding:0cm 5.4pt;"> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin-bottom:0.0001pt;"><span>Michael Preston<span id="ms-rterangecursor-start" style="display:none;"></span><span id="ms-rterangecursor-end" style="display:none;"></span></span></p> </td> </tr> </tbody></table> ​​</div>
Your local community committeeYour local community committee<div class="ExternalClassB83DBAB96A434993AD057C18DA440400">​​<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/LCCOuterEast/">Find out more about the outer east community committee</a></strong></p> <strong> </strong>​</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>

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Welcome to the local information page for the Swarcliffe, Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe area


Claire Smith is the local housing manager with responsibility for housing services for all our neighbourhoods in the Swarcliffe, Halton Moor and Osmondthorpe area.​

She is assisted by team leader Helen Horton and a team of housing officers.

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Swarcliffe estate walkabouts timetablehttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Swarcliffe estate walkabouts timetable.pdf160942pdf
Swarcliffe - News from your local Housing Teamhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Swarcliffe - News from your local Housing Team.pdf2878767pdf
Swarcliffe area sheltered scheme informationhttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/Swarcliffe area sheltered scheme information.pdf1389442pdf
Citywide Housing Surgerieshttps://www.leeds.gov.uk/docs/citywide housing surgeries.pdf183507pdf

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