Manchester communications agency Bird has been appointed by housing provider, Onward Homes to develop the group’s national, regional PR and digital communications strategy.
Onward Homes, which has offices in Liverpool and Didsbury, is the largest registered provider of social housing based solely in the North West of England, with more than 35,000 homes across the region.
Chris Bird, Founder & CEO of Bird, said, “Social housing is something that we are very passionate about at Bird. We believe in people, in communities and in regeneration which will help us to ensure that the communications are in place to support the fantastic work of Onward Homes. We are very excited to be working with Bronwen and the team.”
Bronwen Rapley, Chief Executive of Onward Homes, added, “We are very pleased to be working with Chris and the team at Bird. Their expertise will be invaluable in helping us to build our brand and reputation.”
Bird has more than 12 years’ experience in the social housing sector, having worked with other housing providers in the region including New Charter Housing Group, Harvest Housing Group and Your Housing Group.