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big ben
big ben
Update

MHCLG complaints process campaign launched

Following on from a commitment made in the Social Housing White Paper, MHCLG have launched a campaign with the aim of raising awareness among social housing residents of the complaints process, helping them to feel empowered to make complaints where needed. 

05 March 2021


Chris Hampson
Chris Hampson
Blog

We must make a renewed case to integrate supported housing and mental health services

In the months before the coronavirus crisis, more than 80% of adult critical care beds in England’s hospitals were occupied. Look Ahead has long advocated for out-of-hospital care, citing the improved physical and mental health outcomes experienced by the people we support.

Chris Hampson, 05 March 2021


Helping man
Helping man
Update

Updated guidance on coronavirus testing in extra care and supported living services

Updated guidance on coronavirus testing in extra care and supported living services now defines which settings will be required to carry out PCR and lateral flow tests or PCR tests only.

04 March 2021


Roof of the houses of parliament and Big Ben clock tower
Roof of the houses of parliament and Big Ben clock tower
Press Release

NHF response to the Chancellor's Budget 2021

This budget is an important step in helping the country get back on its feet, as we navigate our recovery from the pandemic. 

03 March 2021


Meeting of community
Meeting of community
Press Release

National Housing Federation’s Together with Tenants now covering more than two million homes

The National Housing Federation’s Together with Tenants initiative has now been formally adopted by 165 housing associations, covering more than two million homes.

02 March 2021


Cym D'Souza
Cym D'Souza
Blog

Why it’s so important to encourage your minority ethnic tenants to complete the 2021 Census

If ever there was a more meaningful time to promote the completion of the national Census, then it is now, in 2021, when inequality is so high on the agenda.

Cym D'Souza, 26 February 2021


Homelessness
Homelessness
Response

Our response to the government’s annual rough sleeping snapshot

The government's Everybody In initiative has had a significant effect on reducing the number of people who are homeless on our streets but what else do we need to do.

25 February 2021


Rows of houses
Rows of houses
Update

Fuel Poverty Strategy published

The government has published an updated fuel poverty strategy which is important to housing associations in relation to tenant support and the journey to net zero.

25 February 2021


Cleaning door handles
Cleaning door handles
Update

Expansion of asymptomatic testing: access and next steps

The government is expanding asymptomatic coronavirus testing to ensure as many people as possible who need to leave home for work can access testing.

25 February 2021


Lucy Grove
Lucy Grove
Blog

The Homes at the heart campaign shows there is a new coalition of support for social housing

The campaign was a huge success thanks to everyone who helped make the case.

Lucy Grove, 24 February 2021


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