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'A chance to make a lasting impact'

How can social landlords better support tenants to find work? Personal and professional development expert Chris Hall shares an update from the latest workshop in CIH's consultancy's Working together to create sustainable tenancies project.

24/09/2013

Type:Blog

'Affordable rents are driving up costs and housing benefit'

Policy and practice officer Laura Shimili looks at the new statistics on fixed term tenancies and affordable rents for 2012/13 - the first full year both policies have been in force.

16/10/2013

Type:Blog

'All housing organisations need adult safeguarding specialists'

Independent consultant and trainer Imogen Parry looks at the complex issue of adult safeguarding in the latest in our series of blogs on the skills the housing industry needs to be fit for the future.

27/09/2013

'Build it and they will come!'

Don't look at the barriers to employing graduates says former Chartered Institute of Housing Rising Star Pete Bond, who works for Regenda - just get on with it!

11/07/2014

Type:Blog

'Housing is taking centre stage'

Housing is the topic on everyone's lips at the Labour party conference as Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) chief executive Grainia Long reports from the event in Brighton.

24/09/2013

Type:Blog

Allocations and Local Flexibility

01/03/2010

Type:Publication

Building Sustainable Housing Markets

01/06/2010

Type:Publication

Community Cohesion and Housing

10/01/2007

Type:Publication

Community Engagement in Housing-Led Regeneration: a good practice guide

08/01/2007

Type:Publication

Creating and Sustaining Mixed Income Communities in Scotland

03/01/2007

Type:Publication

A guide to engaging Muslim communities

01/06/2008

Type:Free download

Accreditation of Private Sector Landlords

02/12/2002

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Community Environment Standard

01/02/2008

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Financial Inclusion

10/03/2009

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Housing and Social Enterprise

04/02/2008

Type:Free download

A new policy for social housing rents

01/08/2011

Type:Policy article

Affordable Homes Programme - England

27/09/2012

Type:Policy article

Allocating social housing - England

11/10/2013

Type:Policy article

ALMOs

13/06/2012

Type:Policy article

ASB - England

20/08/2014

Type:Policy article

CIH Level 2 Award for Landlords (QCF)

This course is available through CIH Northern Ireland only.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Award in Community Action in Housing (QCF)

This course is available to tenants and residents through TPAS only.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Award in Sustainable Living (QCF)

Currently only available to Wakefield and District Housing residents. Contact your local centre to register your interest for this course

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Maintenance (QCF)

This qualification is available through CIH and accredited centres across the UK.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Practice (QCF)

This course is available through CIH and accredited centres across the UK.

Type:Qualification

A modern approach to tackling new causes of homelessness

14 October 2014, Coventry

Type:Training course

Attention training - Train your mind using mindfulness to manage your work and personal life more effectively

17 October 2014, London

Type:Training course

Benefits for EEA nationals

28 November 2014, Coventry

Type:Training course

Benefits for EEA nationals

5 December 2014, London

Type:Training course

Chief Executives and Leaders Conference 2014

23 September, CIH Office, London

Type:Seminar

Allocations, Lettings & Homelessness Conference & Exhibition

25-26 November, Holiday Inn, Stratford-Upon-Avon

Type:Conference

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

15 October, Colchester

Type:Event

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

21 October, Norwich

Type:Event

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

8 October 2014, Harlow

Type:Event

Board members and chairs conference

24 September 2014, Manchester

Type:Event

'A chance to make a lasting impact'

How can social landlords better support tenants to find work? Personal and professional development expert Chris Hall shares an update from the latest workshop in CIH's consultancy's Working together to create sustainable tenancies project.

24/09/2013

Type:Blog

'Affordable rents are driving up costs and housing benefit'

Policy and practice officer Laura Shimili looks at the new statistics on fixed term tenancies and affordable rents for 2012/13 - the first full year both policies have been in force.

16/10/2013

Type:Blog

'All housing organisations need adult safeguarding specialists'

Independent consultant and trainer Imogen Parry looks at the complex issue of adult safeguarding in the latest in our series of blogs on the skills the housing industry needs to be fit for the future.

27/09/2013

'Build it and they will come!'

Don't look at the barriers to employing graduates says former Chartered Institute of Housing Rising Star Pete Bond, who works for Regenda - just get on with it!

11/07/2014

Type:Blog

'Housing is taking centre stage'

Housing is the topic on everyone's lips at the Labour party conference as Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) chief executive Grainia Long reports from the event in Brighton.

24/09/2013

Type:Blog

A guide to engaging Muslim communities

01/06/2008

Type:Free download

Accreditation of Private Sector Landlords

02/12/2002

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Community Environment Standard

01/02/2008

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Financial Inclusion

10/03/2009

Type:Free download

Action Plan: Housing and Social Enterprise

04/02/2008

Type:Free download

A new policy for social housing rents

01/08/2011

Type:Policy article

Affordable Homes Programme - England

27/09/2012

Type:Policy article

Allocating social housing - England

11/10/2013

Type:Policy article

ALMOs

13/06/2012

Type:Policy article

ASB - England

20/08/2014

Type:Policy article

CIH Level 2 Award for Landlords (QCF)

This course is available through CIH Northern Ireland only.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Award in Community Action in Housing (QCF)

This course is available to tenants and residents through TPAS only.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Award in Sustainable Living (QCF)

Currently only available to Wakefield and District Housing residents. Contact your local centre to register your interest for this course

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Maintenance (QCF)

This qualification is available through CIH and accredited centres across the UK.

Type:Qualification

CIH Level 2 Certificate in Housing Practice (QCF)

This course is available through CIH and accredited centres across the UK.

Type:Qualification

A modern approach to tackling new causes of homelessness

14 October 2014, Coventry

Type:Training course

Attention training - Train your mind using mindfulness to manage your work and personal life more effectively

17 October 2014, London

Type:Training course

Benefits for EEA nationals

28 November 2014, Coventry

Type:Training course

Benefits for EEA nationals

5 December 2014, London

Type:Training course

Chief Executives and Leaders Conference 2014

23 September, CIH Office, London

Type:Seminar

Allocations, Lettings & Homelessness Conference & Exhibition

25-26 November, Holiday Inn, Stratford-Upon-Avon

Type:Conference

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

15 October, Colchester

Type:Event

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

21 October, Norwich

Type:Event

ASB Lunch & Learn Session

8 October 2014, Harlow

Type:Event

Board members and chairs conference

24 September 2014, Manchester

Type:Event

 

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