• Welcome

    Welcome to your neighbourhood page, Chorlton and Merseybank residents!

    Follow the links across the page to find information about your area, and what we're planning to do here.

    See this page as your virtual neighbour! Join the conversation, tell us what's important to you in Chorlton and give your feedback.

  • Local Offer

    In Chorlton, in 2020, we're committed to doing these things:

    • We will build and develop...


      24 Units for Shared Ownership

      • 24 x 2 Bed Apartments

      Start on site: March 2019

      Build completion: September 2019

      Coming soon

      39 Shared Ownership apartments

      More information released soon

    • We will provide these age friendly and support services...

      Activities at the Sheltered Housing Schemes

      The Age Friendly Delivery Team manage our Sheltered Housing Schemes and bungalow sites in Chorlton. The Officers carry out health and wellbeing visits to our residents living in these properties. In our Sheltered Housing Schemes residents have access to communal facilities, a lounge, laundry and gardens and the properties benefit from a community alarm which is monitored 24/7 365 by an offsite company who can provide reassurance and contact services in the event of a health emergency.

      The following activities take place weekly at Holland Court:

      • Monday – arm chair exercise with Charlotte 10.30 to 11.30am
      • Tuesday – Crafts with Glenys 1.00 to 3.00pm
      • Wednesday – Alternative weeks coffee morning / Yoga with Spiros
      • Thursday – Hair dressing 11.30 to 3.00pm with Julie
      • Friday – 1.00 to 3.00pm Crocheting with Glenys

      In addition, there are periodic Time Bank Events held at Holland Court which will be advertised locally.

      Chorlton Peer Support Network

      The aim is to reduce loneliness and isolation and build a sense of neighbourliness and community by developing a network of trained older people acting as a Peer Support Network, who develop activities that create connections and improve wellbeing. We are looking for volunteers from Chorlton become involved in the project.

    • We will address anti-social behaviour by...

      Working with local residents, councillors, GMP, MCC and other agencies to tackle ASB.

      With specialist support focussed around the Fitton Avenue/Merseybank area.

      Holding an annual Community Week of Action in the Merseybank area.


  • Map

    Here are your local services, green spaces, community hubs and more. Click the icon in the top left corner of the map, to open the menu:

  • Events

    Events, courses and opportunities coming up in Chorlton. Please add your own community events by clicking Submit Event:










  • Services
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  • Funding

    Do you have an idea that would make Chorlton an even greater place to live?

    The Beautiful South Fund is funding of up to £2,500 for any group or individual with an idea focussed around community projects, whether they are big or small, that help improve and bring people together within your neighbourhood. The theme of the fund is neighbourliness.

    Some community initiative ideas could include:

    • Improving green space
    • Funding local footy team
    • Coffee mornings
    • Neighbourly meet ups 

    Interested in applying?

    Download the Application Form here

    If completing the form within your web browser, select Print > Save as PDF. to save the completed form.

    Return it by email to Maureen Ward – m.ward@southwayhousing.co.uk

    Or contact 0161 448 4229 if you would like to request a paper application form.

  • Forum

    As part of Inspired by our Communities, tell us what you think about our Core Services in Chorlton and Merseybank:

    Create your own user feedback survey