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Congratulations to Charmaine Simei, on being nominated for the Women in Housing Awards 2021.

As Longhurst Group’s Director of Community Investment, Charmaine Simei, has been shortlisted for the prestigious industry award. Charmaine will be among the nominees for the Professional of the Year (housing association and local authority) title at the Women in Housing Award in September, and we ...

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SPF in Housing Network launched

We’re pleased to open up an invitation to join the new ‘Shared Prosperity Fund (SPF) Housing Network’ from today. Communities that Work and Clarion Futures have set up the new Network, focussed on placing social housing at the heart of the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. We’ve agreed to collabora...

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UKSPF Update, join our next Member only webinar 30th July

CtW Members are welcome, guests by invitation. This is the last member webinar before the summer break; we’ll update on UKSPF, get a look ahead to Autumn news and events and hear from members too. When: Friday Jul 30, 2021 11:30 AM, please Register in advance for this meeting: https://zoom.u...

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Eddie Hughes’ Social Housing Expert Panel

At the APPG, Communities that Work shared a brief update with Parliamentarians on our invitation by Eddie Hughes MP, Minister at MHCLG to become a member of the ‘Social Housing White Paper Expert Panel’, which meets for the first time later this month. Membership of the Panel enables CtW to infl...

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Ministers to address the APPG AGM

Rt Hon. Chris Pincher MP and Mims Davies MP to address the APPG on Housing and Social Mobility’s Annual General Meeting: CtW Members invited to join Communities that Work members are invited to join the APPG AGM, taking place on Tuesday 8th June, from 1-1.50pm.  Our guests and APPG Parliam...

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New: Why social housing should be at the heart of the UKSPF framework

As the UK transitions from the European Social Fund to its own Shared Prosperity Fund, Lynsey Sweeney, managing director of Communities that Work, explains why the social housing sector will prove critical to the new programme’s success For decades, the European Social Fund (ESF) played a role in ...

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UKSPF Roundtable

On 20th April, Communities that Work and the National Housing Federation joined 16 Directors from social housing – together covering all regions of England - at a Roundtable discussion with senior colleagues from the Cities and Local Growth Unit, to discuss all aspects of the UK Shared Prosperity ...

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30th April: Join our Member web chat on the ESG Agenda

Monthly ‘web chat’ with Communities that Work: Apr 30, 2021 11:30-12.30 We’re open for registration - members only, guests by invitation. In this session there will be an update from CtW, and we’ll hear from guest speaker Paul Roberts, on the ESG agenda. Paul will run through ESG i...

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