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Communities that Work welcomes new member, Acis Group

Communities that Work is delighted to welcome our next new member. Acis is the latest social housing provider to join Communities that Work. Based in Lincolnshire, they provide much-needed affordable homes across Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire. Acis provide...

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Communities that Work campaign launched at House of Commons

Give us a chance hosted the annual reception on the evening of 27 November, which marked the launch of our Communities that Work campaign at House of Commons, in the presence of Communities that Work members, sector stakeholders, Members of Parliament and peers. Communities that Work has been act...

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Communities that Work launch sector wide Communities that Work campaign

Communities that Work (Communities that Work) has launched a new campaign, Communities that Work, in Parliament this week. Supported by 24Housing, Communities that Work champions the work of the social housing sector to help support social tenants into work and succeed through in-work progression...

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Alok Sharma MP, Minister of Employment to speak at Communities that Work Reception

Communities that Work is delighted to announce that Employment Minister Alok Sharma MP will be joining us at the annual reception on 27 November. Alok Sharma MP will be delivering the keynote speech of the night, and helping us to launch the new Communities that Work campaign Other speakers on...

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Lynsey Sweeney to speak at the People’s Powerhouse Convention

Communities that Work’s managing director, Lynsey Sweeney is heading to Bradford on 20 November to speak at the People’s Powerhouse’s 2018 Convention, at the Northern Commercial Stadium. The “People are the Powerhouse” is a new movement intended to help shape the debate around the North...

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New APPG for Housing and Employment officially launched

Last week, the new All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for Housing and Employment was formally confirmed by the Office of the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards. Run jointly by Communities that Work and PlaceShaper, the new APPG aims to tackle employment needs of social tenants. Communitie...

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