02 Dec 2022 | Cost of living

Providing immediate and emergency relief for tenants in fuel poverty

Aspire Housing’s People First approach to the cost of living crisis – looking at the bigger picture, working collaboratively and building partnerships.

02 Dec 2022 | Tenants and residents

The importance of awareness, empathy and safe spaces to empower people

A powerful blog by Grand Union on the importance of understanding the scope of support required to support people who are experiencing and have experienced domestic abuse.

02 Dec 2022 | Homelessness | Tenants and residents

Providing homes not just houses

CIH Cymru’s Cerys Clark looks the need for a whole system approach to allocations to ensure tenants move into a property that meets their needs and feels like home.

Sponsored 30 Nov 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Tenants and residents

Making voids pay

Nikki Murtaugh from Ad Hoc Property Management shares more about a recent collaboration with Magenta Living.

29 Nov 2022 | Climate and sustainability

Housing sector needs help in net zero campaign

Following on from COP 27, CIH Scotland’s policy and practice manager Ashley Campbell calls for more support from the Scottish Government to make net-zero housing a reality.

28 Nov 2022 | Cost of living | Tenants and residents

Women are being trapped by the cost of living crisis

Domestic abuse and economic abuse go hand in hand. This blog, by Women's Aid, discusses the devastating impact the cost of living crisis is having on those fleeing domestic abuse.

25 Nov 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes | Cost of living | Tenants and residents

Keeping community at the heart of housing in Derry-Londonderry

A delegation from CIH were invited to a number of sites in the Derry-Londonderry to see the positive impact social housing is having in local communities.

23 Nov 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Health | Tenants and residents

Carbon monoxide levels explained

Aico share more on the different levels of carbon monoxide exposure, the impacts on the human body, and how to protect yourself from the dangers.

23 Nov 2022 | About CIH | Career development

Northern Housing Festival - CIH is back in town

We're heading back to Harrogate, bringing CIH members critical content on levelling up, housing and regeneration and how we plan for a sustainable future across all aspects of housing.

22 Nov 2022 | Building safety and housing management | Health | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

Improving residents’ lives and landlords’ service through housing complaints

Rebecca Reed, head of insight and development at the Housing Ombudsman shares more about the organisation's Spotlight reports to share learning and improve standards.

10 Nov 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Cost of living | Equality, diversity and inclusion | Tenants and residents

A Blueprint for Furniture Provision - End Furniture Poverty

End Furniture Poverty's Clare Donovan shares information on their recent detailed guide which explains how to set up the right furniture scheme for you and your tenants.

08 Nov 2022

Celebrating the life of Ben Clay

Helen Reddington, director of home ownership at Riverside Housing Group remembers Ben Clay and pays tribute to his incredible career in housing.

08 Nov 2022 | Climate and sustainability | Cost of living | Regulation and legal | Tenants and residents

Welsh Housing Quality Standard 2023 - right ambition, right timing?

CIH Futures Cymru member Charlotte Whitney considers ambition versus reality with regards to the WHQS2023 plan.

03 Nov 2022 | Cost of living

A typical week in our Cartrefi Conwy and Creating Enterprise Community Hub

In this blog the Cartrefi Conwy and Creating Enterprise’s Community Hub at Llandudno describe a typical week of activities, designed to supporting the community during the cost of living crisis.

03 Nov 2022 | Affordability and benefits | Building new homes

Working better together

In northern and southern Ireland housing supply and affordability is a hot topic. This blog looks at the similar trends and patterns emerging despite differing political contexts and unique challenges

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