Our stories

Real life stories from residents, colleagues and partners within our communities. Thank you to everyone for talking to us and sharing your experiences.

Residents’ stories

Hear from our residents about their lives within our communities. Their stories cover everything from volunteering and community involvement, to moving in to a new home and their experiences of our services and support.

Resident newsResidents' stories
April 27, 2022

How volunteering inspired social enterprise – Earth Living

Find out more about how resident, Nocketa used her experience of volunteering and charity work to start her own social enterprise – Earth Living.
Resident newsResidents' stories
April 6, 2022

Supporting you to access the grants and funding you need

A key focus for our Advice and Wellbeing team is supporting customers to access grants and funding for essential items or activities to improve their physical, mental, and emotional health.
Resident newsResidents' stories
March 4, 2022

How the Advice and Wellbeing team can help to reduce household bills – Louise’s story

Our Advice and Wellbeing team works with customers offering one-to-one support to help them find practical solutions, engage with local services and programmes and access the assistance they need.

Communities stories

Hear from our colleagues and partners, to find out more about how their work helps develop and support homes and our communities.

Communities storiesResident news
June 21, 2022

Meet Sonney, one of our Neighbourhood Customer Specialists

Your Neighbourhood Customer Specialist is your point of contact at Catalyst. They'll support you with all enquiries related to your home and neighbourhood.
Communities storiesResident news
June 13, 2022

How work placements can help you gain the experience need

At Catalyst, we're always looking for new and innovative ways to help individuals gain work experience and develop their skills.
Communities storiesResident news
May 2, 2022

How our Estate Services caretakers keep your communal areas sparkling

A key focus for our Estate Services team is to make sure all our neighbourhoods are clean, safe and welcoming for all our customers.

Share your stories

If you’d like to share your story, please get in touch and ask to speak to the Customer Communications team.