Sign on door with information on coronavirus
Sign on door with information on coronavirus
Update

Managing voids and meeting need during coronavirus outbreak

We have heard from members that managing voids that occur during the outbreak is particularly challenging.

03 April 2020


Community group men
Community group men
Update

Coronavirus – changes to the benefits system

The government has made a number of significant changes to the benefits system in order to support people’s incomes during the coronavirus crisis, and allow the DWP to focus resources on processing claims. 

03 April 2020


Catch it kill it bin it sign
Catch it kill it bin it sign
Update

Coronavirus – an update for members providing homelessness services

We’ve been speaking with our members to establish the impact of coronavirus on homelessness services.

03 April 2020


Catch it kill it bin it sign
Catch it kill it bin it sign
Update

New guidance on coronavirus and renting

This new government guidance contains important advice on several key areas for housing associations, residents and local authorities. 

03 April 2020


Couple cuppa time
Couple cuppa time
Update

Coronavirus update for supported housing providers

Updates for supported housing and sheltered housing providers, on some of the specific issues they face related to coronavirus.

03 April 2020


Family
Family
Update

Domestic abuse and coronavirus – new guidelines for keeping residents safe

Domestic Abuse Housing Alliance (DAHA) has created guidance for housing associations on how to provide safe responses to your tenants and service users

03 April 2020


House being built
House being built
Update

Government furlough scheme − guidance for housing associations

We've produced some brief guidance for housing associations confirming that they are eligible to use the government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. We have shared this with the government and are confident our interpretation is correct.

02 April 2020


Sign on door with information on coronavirus
Sign on door with information on coronavirus
Update

Assessing the scale of PPE challenges for frontline staff

We have raised with Government the urgency of getting supplies of PPE out to homelessness services, supported housing and care providers. 

02 April 2020


Calling
Calling
Update

Update from the Housing Ombudsman

In light of the coronavirus outbreak, the Housing Ombudsman has issued an update for landlords that are part of the scheme. 

02 April 2020


Sign on door about coronavirus
Sign on door about coronavirus
Update

Safety checks and coronavirus

The coronavirus outbreak is presenting a number of challenges for our members in terms of carrying out statutory safety checks. 

02 April 2020