Adapting to Change

With Covid-19 affecting households across Wales, for housing associations it’s more important than ever that tenants are able to access vital support. Cartrefi Conwy has been working round the clock to ensure that older...

Tips for remote working

As with many other organisations at the moment, the team at Community Housing Cymru are all now working from home. We share our top tips for working remotely, staying motivated and keeping positive! Rebecca...

Community spirit emerges despite the pandemic

As Covid-19 continues to bring challenges to people across Wales, Tomas Jackson, Neighbourhood Housing Coach at Hafod Housing, talks about how the community is pulling together, and what he and his colleagues at Hafod...

Vital support in challenging times

Rachel Rowberry, Financial Inclusion Officer at Newydd Housing Association, shares the challenges her team faces in supporting tenants through the Covid-19 pandemic. “Coronavirus is affecting many of our tenants financially through losing their job,...

Adapting employment support for tenants

Covid-19 is rapidly changing the world around us, and is having a profound impact on people’s jobs, communities and lives. Housing associations in Wales support over 250,000 tenants in Wales, and during these uncertain...

Digitally supporting tenant wellbeing

Lisa Voyle is a Senior Project Officer with Newydd Housing Association, and tells us how they are continuing to run their Hapi programme to help keep the community happy and healthy during the Coronavirus...

Supporting tenants through financial hardship

A little over a month ago, my colleagues and I began our preparations for next year’s elections to the National Assembly for Wales, and our campaign to focus on the three big issues facing...

Cartrefi Conwy launches ‘Here to Help’ campaign to support tenants

During the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), housing associations across Wales are having to change the way they support tenants. Annette Hennessey from Cartrefi Conwy talks about the support they are offering their tenants:...

Keep Safe, Follow The Rules, Be Positive and Be Strong

Nick Fewings established Ngagementworks to help organisations transform their teams and achieve even greater success. Here he looks at how we can all help each other to get through these difficult times, whilst ensuring...