Get involved

Who gets involved? 

Anyone! If you want to make things better or tell us what it's really like to be a PCH tenant, we'd like you to be involved. 

 

Why be involved? 

If you get involved with PCH you can: 

  • Learn new skills to help get a job 

  • Improve things for you and your neighbourhood 

  • Meet new people and make friends 

How much time? 

  • Up to an hour 

  • One to two hours 

  • Over three hours 

How to get involved 

There are lots of ways to get involved. Here's how... 

 

  • Involved online

    Get involved from afar and talk about PCH issues important to your with staff and other residents from the comfort of your own home. 

     

    Surveys

    Compete online surveys that we carry out each year by looking out for them on our website or on social media. 

    Up to an hour. 

    Social media

    Keep up to date with the latest news and events from PCH on Facebook and Twitter. You can message us too and we'll make sure we reply. 

    Facebook - PlymotuhCommunityHomes

    Twitter - PlymCommHomes 

    YouTube - Plymouth Community Homes 

    Up to an hour. 

     

  • Involved in your area

    Make-a-difference days 

    These are one off days that join together local residents, staff and other organisations we work with to clean up neighbourhoods and talk about local issues. 

    Events and projects 

    We can work with you to organise a fun day, a trip or a longer project.

    Walkabouts 

    Tell us what you think of your area and what we can improve on by joining us on our estate walkabouts with your local housing officer.

    Focus groups  

    Come along to a group session with other residents to give your views and ideas for one of our services.  

    Tenants and residents groups 

    A chance for you to talk about the local issues that are affecting you and your neighbours. We can help with setting up, grants, advice and guidance where needed. 

  • Involved in change

    Armchair Advisers 

    Help us from the comfort of your own home - check our documents and easy to understand, and email, call or text your ideas to us for our In Touch magazine. 

    Mystery shoppers and reality checkers 

    Be part of our team of trained residents and test our services. You can shadow and interview our staff and other residents as well as run a  focus group.

    Board members 

    As a Board Member you will be involved in key decisions that will affect PCH and our residents across the city. 

    Resident Scrutiny Team 

    Join our group of trained residents who work as a team to look in depth at areas of our service and suggest how we can improve them. 

     

To find out more then please contact us and we will reply to you about our involvement options!