02 December 2020
Housing associations are working closely with residents, local government, the NHS and others to respond to the coronavirus crisis. We welcome the vital steps the government have taken so far to support individuals and businesses.
This briefing sets out housing associations’ priorities in responding to the pandemic, which are:
For each priority, the briefing outlines what housing associations are already doing, and what the government can do to support this.
On top of these immediate priorities, housing associations are ready to work with the government to strengthen the economic and social recovery from the pandemic. We set out the long-term measures the government can take to help housing associations do that at the end of this briefing, and in our submission to the Spending Review.