We'll be running an event for members on General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on Wednesday 6 December. With speakers from the Information Commissioner's Office and Darwin Gray, come along to find out everything you need to know about what's changing, what you need to do to comply,...more
In August we launched a campaign in partnership with Smart Energy GB to help CHC members to promote smart meters to tenants over 65 who are not online. These are some of the hardest to reach individuals and the campaign has proved successful so far, with housing associations working hard...more
The Regulation of Registered Social Landlords (Wales) Bill and Explanatory memorandum has today been laid before the National Assembly for Wales. Carl Sargeant, Cabinet Secretary for Communities and Children, has issued a written statement which can be read here.
Stuart Ropke, Chief...more
Newydd Housing Association’s ‘Rooms4U’ project has been named winner of the prestigious ‘Capturing Creativity - Pat Chown’ award at this year’s One Big Housing conference.
Finance Minister Mark Drakeford has delivered his draft budget speech for 2018/2019, making a number of commitments relating to housing in the first budget where the Welsh Government is able to use its tax and borrowing powers
The draft budget follows the announcement over the weekend...more
David Gauke, Work and Pensions Secretary, has announced at today’s Conservative Conference that the government will press ahead with its rollout of Universal Credit and will continue with the planned timetable. Gauke also confirmed that the government would be “refreshing the guidance”...more
Plaid Cymru has today announced its two year budget agreement with Welsh Labour, and it has been confirmed that the Supporting People programme budget has been protected. This news follows the re-launch of the joint ‘Let’s keep on Supporting People’ campaign run by Community Housing...more
The Welsh Government has today published 'Prosperity for All' - a national strategy to deliver its key priorities for the rest of this Assembly term.
Stuart Ropke, Chief Executive Officer at Community Housing Cymru said:
“It’s great the Welsh Government has identified housing as one...more