The Pop Up Business School run start-up events to help people start small businesses and making money doing what they love. Their approach is the polar opposite of traditional approaches to starting a business, they don’t believe in business plans and they don’t believe in loans or grants because this puts more people off than it helps. […]
Annual KHG Membership Subscription payments will be due in April 2019, all membership organisations will be written to confirming the membership fee and the arrangements for making the payments via Ashford Borough Council, who manage the account on behalf of Kent Housing Group. If there are any queries about membership fees following receipt of the […]
Gravesham Borough Council are currently consulting on their draft Homelessness Prevention Strategy, a strategy document that sets out their commitment to preventing homelessness by providing early advice and assistance, or helping people find suitable housing that meets their needs (rather than dealing with households at the point of crisis). They are keen to hear the views […]
The agenda for the forth coming KHG Older Persons Workshop taking place on the 7th February is now available to view and download. Please visit the Events Calendar for all the information, including the host venue and when you need to confirm attendance by. This event will have speakers from the Housing LIN, KCC and […]
Kent Housing Group is currently asking members and partner organisations to share feedback on draft action plans that will support and deliver against the ambitions of the emerging Kent and Medway Housing Strategy. If you would like to comment/feedback on the draft action plans please contact the Partnership Manager Rebecca Smith. The deadline for all […]
On Wednesday 9th January Local Authorities across the Country will have received details of their allocation of the £55 million Disabled Facilities Grant for 2018/19, as announced in the Autumn Budget. This was additional funding to the original allocation via the Better Care Fund.
Canterbury City Council is currently consulting on its draft Temporary Accommodation Policy. The policy sets out the council’s approach to placing households in temporary accommodation. It covers interim placements while the council investigates someone’s homelessness application as well as longer term temporary accommodation for households accepted as homeless. They are keen to hear the views of their […]
Homes England Strategic Plan 2018 – 2023, their plan for how they’ll help more people in England to access better homes in the right places.
On 30th October 2018 Homes England Strategic Plan 2018 – 2023 This new plan sets out the new Homes England ambition, taken from the Foreward ‘This five-year strategic plan sets out our ambitious new mission and the steps we will take with industry to respond to the long-term housing challenges facing this country. We plan to […]
MHCLG have today published the latest data tables on housing supply (Net Additional Dwellings), please use the following link to view the data https://www.gov.uk/government/statistical-data-sets/live-tables-on-net-supply-of-housing