News from Mersten.

Read about our latest developments, new announcements, and what we’re doing in the community.

Sunderland is nearly ready!

Our construction team are hard at work at our latest Supported Living property in Sunderland! Keep posted for photos of the finished project coming soon, but for now, here's a sneak peek of the…

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Business Development Manager Wanted!

Business Development Manager Wanted We’re looking for a values led, dynamic business development manager with a background in Health & Social care or Housing to join our team. This is a s…

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COVID-19 Statement

We're working from home to keep our staff and clients safe but we're just a phone call away if you need us! Here's a message from our Managing Director Alan Mason about what we're doing to minimise…

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York is ready!

We're opening the doors at our newest property in York! With 9 apartments, this former guest house has been completely transformed and modernised to accommodate tenants with a variety of needs. The…

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The start of a new decade

It's the first Monday of a brand new decade and the office is buzzing here at Mersten HQ! We're looking forward to the coming year and wish everyone a fantastic start to 2020.

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Practicing being papa!

It's Adam's last day in the office before he goes on Paternity leave and baby Arthur has come in to give his advice! Good Luck Adam!

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A Mersten Marriage!

Congratulations to our wonderful colleague Rachel! Rachel is now home from her honeymoon after celebrating her wedding this September. Congratulations from everyone at Mersten, Rachel; we can't wait…

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Mersten Builds Assistive Technology

In this special edition of Mersten Builds, we focus on Assistive Technology, meet Development Manager Matt Cullen, hear about our trip to Tunstall's Innovation Centre and have a special announcement…

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New Ventures

Wishing Angela and Cath all the best as they start their new careers! Angela is taking on a brand new challenge as PA for a Manchester based fashion company and Cath will be heading to Torus Housing…

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Fridays 4 Future

On 20th September, staff from Mersten joined the thousands of young strikers in the streets to demand emergency action to tackle the climate crisis. Alongside our ethos of providing independence and…

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Mersten Newsletter: Issue 3

In this issue we meet Business Development Manager Sharon Ballantine, hear about how everyone is settling in to our Acquired Brain Injury scheme in Blackpool and welcome our latest tenants home to…

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Assistive Tech at Heysham!

We're excited to be working with Tunstall Health, specialists in connected healthcare solutions. The use of the latest Assistive Technology in supported living helps our tenants to live safely, with…

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Alan does the Wolf Run!

Huge congratulations to our colleague Alan Mason, who completed the Spring 2019 Wolf Run! Alan completed the epic course that involves running through mud, trails and obstacle runs. He ran as part of…

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Under Construction: Heysham!

Our construction team are hard at work at our Heysham Supported Living property that will soon be home to 6 tenants with complex needs. Keep posted for photos of the finished project coming soon!

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Christians Against Poverty

The Mersten Foundation is proud to be working with Christians Against Poverty (CAP); a national charity whose vision brings freedom and good news to poverty stricken people in every community through…

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Welcome home: Durham

Offering a sense of independence and choice is fundamental to the rights of our tenants, and we make sure to revisit our properties to hear what our tenants think of their new living spaces. As the…

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Complete: Newcastle!

Putting in the finishing touches! We visited our latest project in the North East where one of the two tenants and his fantastic support worker were eagerly awaiting a homeware delivery, lovingly…

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We're Listening

Our tenants often are in need of full or part time assistance from care professionals. It was fantastic to meet and hear feedback from Josh, one of the amazing Support Workers at our Blackpool…

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Construction Complete: Greenwich

We're getting ready to open the doors at our Greenwich project... Greenwich is a multi room property, where tenants have their own private bedrooms as well as sufficient space for communal life such…

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On site at: West Sussex

Under Construction! In addition to a brand new conservatory, our bungalow in Burgess Hill will have room for four tenants plus an area for staff. Check back soon for updates on this and our other…

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Construction Update: Berwick

Property with purpose. The Construction team at Mersten have been busy installing a much needed accessibility ramp at our Berwick property!

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Off the tee!

Driving ambition! Our Development Team have been flexing their golf skills this month to represent Mersten at a charity event in Prestbury. Go Team!

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Welcome Home : Blackpool

Our projects aren't just properties. The needs of residents and their right to inclusion, independence and choice underpin everything we do. It was lovely catching up with Liz and her new housemates…

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Good Luck Becky!

Good Luck to our Project Assistant Becky Myers, who leaves us today to go to university! This time last year Becky was volunteering as an @MerstenFdt beneficiary in Ghana. We're proud of you Becky!

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Under Construction: Bedford

We're on site at Bedford! This fabulous seven bedroom property in the South East of England is currently being adapted to include wet rooms and all the safety features that are required for tenants…

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