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Kent and Medway’s Mental Health Booklet

Taking care of your and your family’s minds, as well as your bodies, and feeling better on the inside, really is important at this time. Across Kent there are a range of services to help you look after the mental health and wellbeing of children, young people and adults, all details available in this LEAFLET

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Key Points from the Spring Budget 2021

The following key points are taken from the overview provided by the BBC News Website Furlough to be extended until the end of September Government to continue paying 80% of employees’ wages for hours they cannot work Employers to be asked to contribute 10% in July and 20% in August and September Support for the self-employed also […]

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Launch of KHG Guide to Developing Affordable Homes in Rural Communities

On Friday 19th February KHG in partnership with Action with Communities Rural Kent and English Rural Housing Association launched the revised Guide to Developing Affordable Homes in Rural Communities.  This was a virtual launch of the revised protocol, which is made up of a series of fact sheets that can help with enabling development of […]

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Extension to KHG Extraordinary Awards Submission Deadline

The deadline to submit a nomination for the KHG Extraordinary Awards 2021 has been extended to 5pm on the 26th February, this allows more of our membership organisations the opportunity to submit a nomination and be part of our virtual awards ceremony, details of which will be shared in due course. To find the nomination […]

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The Swale Borough Council Local Plan Review (Reg 19) February 2021

Here are details of the Swale Borough Council review of their Local Plan (Reg 19), which is taking place from the 08/02/21 09:00 to the 23/03/21  at 17:00. Please select the following link to view this event via the consultation portal Swale BC are using: https://swale-consult.objective.co.uk/kse If the link appears to be broken, please try […]

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New Chair & Vice Chair for Kent Housing Group

On Wednesday 2nd December Jo Ellis stepped down from the role of Chair for Kent Housing Group after fulfilling her two year commitment to the role.  Sharon Williams, Head of Housing and as Vice Chair has stepped up to the role of Chair for the group and Tracy Allison, Chief Executive at West Kent Housing […]

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Spending Review November 2020

Today, 25th November the Chancellor Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP delivered his Spending Review 2020 speech, setting out the Governments immediate priority to protect people’s lives and livelihoods, using the Spending Review to set out how stronger public services will be delivered.  This included references to Housing  with the introduction of £7.1 billion National Home […]

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An opportunity to learn good practice through your KHG membership

The agenda for the forth coming masterclass Covid-19 recovery session is now available to view and download from the Events page of our website.  This is an opportunity for KHG membership organisations to learn good practice from West Kent Housing Association, who recently provided an overview of their response to the pandemic across three areas […]

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