Products that could be used in small sites locally for rapid housing development. Quality housing, manufactured offsite to minimise on site disruption, whilst keeping the price well below the market average.
A community group In North London aims to build 800 homes on a former hospital site, 75% of which will be genuinely affordable to local residents.
A look at community involvement in local planning which can then lead to self-build schemes as well as neighbourhood improvement.
Social Housing Scottish Annual Conference - Glasgow
@The Studio, 67 Hope Street Glasgow G2 6AE
Bringing together 200 plus finance directors and business leaders from across the Scottish housing sector to learn how to stay ahead in this new financial, economic and political landscape. Leading speakers will take the stage to deliver hard-hitting presentations, panel debates and fireside chats covering the most crucial topics including the implications of Brexit, 50,000 homes target – progress and next steps, regulatory framework, funding and investment opportunities, tenant challenges, governance as well as taking a look into the future post 2021.
Winter Night Shelters, Refugees and Migrants - London
@London Diocesan House, 36 Causton Street London SW1P 4AU
A gathering for all parishes and churches across London who are involved in hosting and volunteering at a Winter Night Shelters or Homeless Drop-in’s. On the evening we’ll have key input from:
Bethan Lant Project Lead at Praxis will be providing input on supporting refugees, asylum seekers and those with no recourse migrants
Jean Demars from The Public Interest Law Centre Lambeth Law Centre will be speaking on supporting European Migrants
Dr Julia Tomas Anti Slavery Coordinator The Passage will be exploring how parishes can support guests trapped in or being drawn into Modern Slavery
As the UK has implemented a hostile environment policy and as we journey towards and possibly through Brexit. The landscape for many is ever more complex meaning that parishes on the front line, need to be as informed as they can be in order to know how to support and respond.