Get Involved

Pickering and Ferens Homes is committed to providing excellent quality homes and services which enhance later life and ensuring that we meet your needs and develop in line with your expectations.

By working with our residents and involving you in every aspect of what we do, you are able to influence decisions and take part in what is happening.

There are lots of ways to get involved with the associations various meetings, panels and committees. Some options take up very little time, while others take more time and commitment. Our goal is for everyone to be able to choose an option that works for them.

This page aims to demonstrate exactly what we have to offer and how much of your time and commitment it will involve.

Why get involved?

  • Play an active role in improving our services for all residents
  • Influence decisions that affect your housing services
  • Make your area a better place to live
  • Give us your views on the services you receive
  • Be part of an interest, improvement or review group
  • Gain useful skills
  • Take part in training sessions, one-to-one mentoring, volunteering
  • Meet new people
  • Increase your knowledge of housing services provided
  • Attend our annual social events for rewarding our involved customers

Will it cost me anything?

To make sure that our involvement opportunities are accessible to all and do not cost you more than energy and enthusiasm, we will pay any reasonable expenses such as travel costs etc. For any queries please contact the Resident Involvement team (01482) 223 783.

How much time will it take?

Different levels of involvement will take different amounts of time, depending on what you want to do. Involvement can range from a five-minute telephone call to a full day session. It can be a ‘one-off’, or you could get involved on a regular basis. Click on the titles to find out more about each section.

How to get involved

The ways you can get involved are:

Express your interest

If you are a PFH resident and would like to express your interest in getting involved with the association’s various meetings and groups, please complete this form and we will be in touch to advise you on the best way forward.

Get Involved