Community Matters

We understand the importance of involving the community before & during the construction of our developments & leaving a legacy once our works are complete. The following are just some of the ways we help local communities.

Community Sports Foundation

St Patrick's Cobras St Patrick's Cobras in Merseyside is a community junior rugby league team. The team is run by volunteers and is solely dependent on sponsors and fundraising to support the club and provide local young people with the chance to train and compete on both a regional and ... Read more

The Gleeson Community Sports Foundation

    Our Sports Foundation provides sponsorship opportunities for local junior sports clubs and teams in the areas in which we are building new homes. Teams are invited to apply annually for funding towards sports kits.   Meet our junior sports teams. Read more

Gleeson Community Challenge Makeover

As the proud sponsors of Hallam FM & Cash For Kids™ Superhero Day, we decided to do something special and in addition to the community initiatives we undertake on a day to day basis we offered local community groups the chance to win a £10,000 makeover for their chosen project! Read more

Local Jobs for Local People

We are commited to giving priority of employment to people living within 2 miles of each site. We will assist local labour initiatives and make a real & lasting contribution to the local community and economy. We strive to employ local people and we are happy to enter into formal agreements... Read more

Local Homes for Local People

Owner occupiers shoulder responsibility for their homes & are stakeholders in society, which is why we refuse to sell our homes to private landlords. We are happy to see our customers profit from their purchase but we do not wish to put the profit into the pockets of private landlords. Read more

Engagement with Local Schools

We work with local schools to educate children on the dangers of playing on building sites & coordinate competitions & projects for pupils throughout our development. Read more

Neighbourhood Watch

We initiate the creation of Neighbourhood Watch Schemes on all our developments. Every scheme is supported by the local Police & Neighbourhood Watch Association. The meetings present an opportunity to grow community spirit whilst providing residents with essential information on keeping their ... Read more

Design for Disability

We will carry out alterations to our dwellings free of charge for registered disabled occupants.  Two people who apparently have identical disabilities may have totally different requirements and we are happy to alter our dwellings to suit individual needs.  This may include installing wet room... Read more

Apprenticeship Schemes

We are dedicated to giving people the opportunity to start a career in the housebuilding industry. We provide training packages for local unemployed people to include apprenticeship schemes with the local college. Our head office in Sheffield is a CITB registered training centre. Please ... Read more