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How could you use the local economic impact calculator?

How could you use the local economic impact calculator?

7 June 2018

Rebecca Harpley is Research Analyst at the National Housing Federation
New data on the impact of housing associations shows that collectively housing associations add nearly £19.5bn to the economy each year, as well as supporting over 300,000 jobs and directly employing over 130,000 people in England. This data is available in the refreshed and Local Economic Impact Calculator, launching today.

Tagged with: Devolution, Investing in communities, Federation blog

Developing an offer for our tenants

Developing an offer for our tenants

17 November 2017

Catherine Ryder is Head of Policy at National Housing Federation
Creating great places to live is at the heart the sector’s Ambition to Deliver. But only by listening to and learning from the people who live in our homes will we be able to realise this vision.

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The Community Impact Awards celebrate the ways housing associations invest in people and communities

The Community Impact Awards celebrate the ways housing associations invest in people and communities

9 May 2017

Livi Elsmore works in the Communications team at the National Housing Federation
The work housing associations do beyond bricks and mortar doesn’t receive a great deal of public exposure, but every day housing association staff are working with tenants and communities to make a positive and lasting impact, and this should be celebrated.

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How the Community Impact Awards raised our profile

How the Community Impact Awards raised our profile

9 June 2016

Ana Mae Contreras Ramirez is Community and Neighbourhoods Area Coordinator at Poplar HARCA
Last year we entered the Federation’s Community Impact Awards and were very pleased that we did. Our Energy Champions Scheme won the award for the Greener Living category, gaining recognition for its success in recruiting and training residents as champions to help others improve their energy efficiency and save money.

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