Hello and welcome to Ongo

We’re really pleased that you’ve joined us.

We’ve created this page so you can look at the wide range of support and services that we offer, all in one place.

OngoPhotograph by Richard Walker/ImageNorth

But first, here’s a welcome from Steve Hepworth, our Chief Exec


A bit about us

Not only are we the largest housing provider in the region, but we also offer heating and plumbing, roofing and recruitment services to individuals and businesses, as well as offering two local hubs (The Arc and The Viking Centre) for our communities to use and enjoy the activities on offer.

We’re local too – our main office is in Scunthorpe (Ongo House, Church Square), and we have homes throughout North Lincolnshire, North East Lincolnshire, Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire and West Lindsey. You can see our property areas here.


As a group of companies, we have one aim that everything we do supports and enhances local people and the communities that they live in.

Useful links

Below is lots of information that we think will be useful for you as an Ongo tenant. If there’s something you’d like to know but can’t see it here, you can get in touch with us.

My Home is our free app is used for managing your tenancy and doing things like paying your rent, checking rent statements, setting up Direct Debits and reporting and tracking repairs.

If you haven’t already, please take a moment to download My Home, which has everything you need all in one place.

Find out more on here

We offer a range of different services to support people, from mental health counselling through Ongo Talk, to help with progressing into training, education and employment.

Ongo Talk – free mental health counselling for you and your household

If you, or someone you know needs mental health support, our Ongo Talk service can help. We have a team of counsellors who can help to support you with a range of issues. With no long waiting lists, you’ll be speaking to the team soon after you get in touch.

You choose the setting, whether it’s in-person or over the phone – our friendly team of counsellors are on-hand to support wherever it suits you.

This service is free for you and your household as an Ongo tenant.

Alongside mental health support, we also provide a range of different services to help you to boost your confidence and develop the skills you need for work, education or training.

These include help with job searching and CV writing, work experience and placements, social activities and days out to boost your mood.

Read more about the services we offer and how it’s helped others here.

Find your dream role

If you’re ready to get into work and you’re looking for a new role, take a look at the latest vacancies on our Ongo Recruitment website.

Ongo Recruitment works with many providers to offer a variety of different job opportunities, one of which could be perfect for you. You can also follow the team on Facebook, here, or Linkedin, search ‘Ongo Recruitment’.

On the subject of saving money, we know that with the rising cost of living, you may be worried about the cost of running your home and feeding your family.

We’ve pulled together lots of useful links to areas on our website which provide information on the financial help available, and how to keep you and your home healthy on a budget.

We’re here to help and there’s lots we can do; the most important thing is to let us know. We have a dedicated team who are here to help you. This might be budgeting skills, helping you with any debt issues, or helping you to access financial support. Click here to find a useful video.

To help with the cost of living, we’ve signed up to offer vouchers, cashback, and free items for essential things like groceries, fuel and clothing. Find out more about Housing Perks. 

Looking for flexible and affordable contents insurance? We work with a provider who can help. Click here to find out more.

Click here to contact us

Listening to and empowering our customers is key to our business. We offer lots of ways for you to get involved with helping to shape the different services we provide and the decisions we make. Get involved here.

From Community Voice to Tenant Inspectors and Environmental Champions, there’s a group for everyone.

We have a Neighbourhood Services Team who help to keep our neighbourhoods safe, clean and tidy. They work in partnership with other agencies and they oversee all grass cutting and hedge/shrub maintenance.

Find out more here

We have two hubs in the region; The Viking Centre, in Barton-upon-Humber, and The Arc, in Scunthorpe. Both buildings offer a range of activities for people and are the beating heart of their local communities.

The Arc provides a safe and welcoming environment, with regular activities such as Stay and Play for mums and their tots, games mornings, a monthly autism support group, and coffee mornings. There’s event a Post Office and our Arcafe; our restaurant which serves hot and cold food and drinks.

Find out more here

The Viking Centre is a community centre and youth club, and brings the residents of Barton and beyond together. The brilliant team host lots of activities, from bingo to regular tea clubs for families, and day trips out to places like Big Fun soft play, not to mention the fantastic Halloween disco and other special events. They also have a café open every Thursday!

Find out more here

We have a clear aim as a business when it comes to sustainability, and that’s to reach net zero by 2050. You can see how we intend to do this here.

We can all do our share to protect the planet. Whether that’s by understanding how to save energy at home or to live a greener lifestyle and save water, you can reduce your energy use and save money while doing so!

Keep up to date with we’ve got going on by checking out our news page. You can also follow us on Facebook and X ‘OngoUK’.

Regular events are posted here too, such as our annual Ongo Carnival, which is not to be missed!

Key News, our tenant magazine, is packed with news, photos and competitions. You can view previous copies here. If you’d like to sign-up to receive Key News, you can enter your name and email address on the sign-up area of our homepage.

Our Chief Executive Steve Hepworth hosts regular Facebook Live events where you can ask a question and have it answered by him. This could be a question about your home, community, or anything else Ongo related. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for details of the next one!

There are lots of ways you can get in touch with us if you need anything or would like to learn more about the services we can offer.

My Home is the quickest and simplest way to contact us, or use the live chat feature on our website We’re also on Facebook –and X ‘@OngoUK’.

Alternatively you can call us on 01724 279900 or visit us Monday to Friday at our office in Church Square, Scunthorpe, DN15 6AT.

Being a great landlord and getting things right is really important to us. In fact, being a great landlord is one of our key objectives as part of our Corporate Plan.

Sometimes though, we know that things don’t go quite right. If this happens, you’re able to make a complaint and we will do what we can to find a resolution.

You can find out how to do this, here.

You can find our latest complaints performance, here.