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Preventing ASB

Anti-social behaviour

Working to prevent antisocial behaviour

As well as tackling antisocial behaviour we also work to prevent it in the first place.

  • All new tenants are issued with a 12 month starter tenancy. We are then able to end a tenancy if its conditions are broken
  • We partner with other organisations to engage in activities and initiatives that make our communities great places to live. For example we regularly help to organise community fun days, activities for children and community litter picks. Visit our community news page for upcoming events
  • We make ongoing improvements to our neighbourhoods such as improving street lighting and installing fencing
  • We also use technology to prevent antisocial behaviour, such as using temporary CCTV cameras to deter ASB or to help us investigate.

Using technology to report noise

As well as prevention, technology can help us to gather evidence that antisocial behaviour is occurring.

When investigating noise nuisance, we will ask the person reporting to complete and return incident diary sheets. We need to have a thorough understanding of the noise that is occurring, any associated behaviour and the impact that this form of antisocial behaviour is having on the neighbourhood.

As well as completing diary sheets, we now ask customers to download The Noise App on their mobile phone. Instances of noise nuisance can be recorded and sent directly to the neighbourhood team. More information about the noise app and how to install this can be found here on The Noise App website or watch this short video.

Our partners

We are able to support and resolve antisocial behaviour through working with a range of partners:

  • Wiltshire Council
  • Mendip District Council
  • Bath and North East Somerset Council
  • Wiltshire Police
  • Avon and Somerset Police
  • Adult and Children's services
  • Avon and Wiltshire Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust
  • Re-Think
  • FearLess
  • Richmond Fellowship
  • Turning Point

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1 day ago
Selwood Housing

Whether you're looking to pay rent, report a repair or access documents and information that relate to your tenancy, you can find what you need on our website. ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago
Selwood Housing

Delighted to see this update from the YMCA Green Shoots nursery in Studley Green. The charity was awarded a grant from our Stronger Communities Fund to help block pave a gravelled area of the garden, opening it up for more children to use. The paved areas provide a smooth surface and an area for those who need smaller, quieter spaces to play in. ... See MoreSee Less

Delighted to see this update from the YMCA Green Shoots nursery in Studley Green. The charity was awarded a grant from our Stronger Communities Fund to help block pave a gravelled area of the garden, opening it up for more children to use. The paved areas provide a smooth surface and an area for those who need smaller, quieter spaces to play in.Image attachmentImage attachment+8Image attachment

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More details about our Stronger Communities Fund, as well as application deadlines, can be found on our website: www.selwoodhousing.com/get-involved/funding-and-communities/

4 days ago
Selwood Housing

Many boilers will need to have their system pressure topped up with water at some stage. To check if your boiler needs to be topped up, locate the pressure gauge on the front of the system. If the dial is too low and is in the red, then you will need to repressurise it. If your boiler's pressure is too low, it can prevent the system from heating up efficiently, which could lead to a loss of hot water. If your boiler's pressure is too high, you can request an appointment for our repairs team to come out to your home: ecs.page.link/bbvqK ... See MoreSee Less

Many boilers will need to have their system pressure topped up with water at some stage. To check if your boiler needs to be topped up, locate the pressure gauge on the front of the system. If the dial is too low and is in the red, then you will need to repressurise it. If your boilers pressure is too low, it can prevent the system from heating up efficiently, which could lead to a loss of hot water. If your boilers pressure is too high, you can request an appointment for our repairs team to come out to your home: https://ecs.page.link/bbvqK

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Lol, I topped my pressure up on my boiler after being shown.. but what the engineer forgot to mention is the pressure increases when heating is on anyway, so don't pressurise when off as like me my pressure was over 4 and I needed an emergency call out . It is not as easy as just being shown.

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