Group of people collecting standing next to a skip
Over 100 bags of litter collected in Braintree district


Eastlight Community Homes customers from Braintree, Witham and Halstead took part in spring cleans w…

Emma Palmer, Priti Patel, and James Green at Eastlight House
Witham MP Priti Patel hears about Eastlight’s first year and exciting future plans


Witham MP and Home Secretary Priti Patel heard about the first year of Eastlight Community Homes at…

Two people standing next to a defibrillator
Life-saving equipment installed thanks to donation


Shaw Road in Witham now has a defibrillator following a campaign by resident Louise Howard.

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Eastlight funds fully affordable development in Braintree


Every home at a new development in Braintree town centre will be affordable following a major invest…

Elderly woman and a young woman in full Covid 19 PPE talking
Charities given £130,000 lifeline pandemic funding boost


Young people and unpaid carers will continue to receive essential support through the pandemic and b…

Man With Laptops
Families in need receive laptops from Eastlight


Thirty families will receive laptops to help children and young people study at home, following a do…

Air ambulance
Colleagues raise vital cash for lifesaving charity


BIG-HEARTED staff at a housing association have done their bit to keep a lifesaving service airborne…

Eastlight residents knitting
NHS nurses gifted hand-knitted headbands from Eastlight customers


NHS nurses have been donated handmade headwear from a talented knitting group in Silver End.

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