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 […]
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 […]
The charter for social housing residents has been published today by MHCLG. This Charter sets out the actions the Government will take to ensure that residents in social housing are safe, are listened to, live in good quality homes, and have access to redress when things go wrong. Use this link to view the Charter.
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 […]
The meeting dates for the full KHG membership meetings are now confirmed and will be shared via Outlook and on our Events Calendar, if you would like to attend please get in touch with the KHG Partnership Manager, and check with your main KHG representative. 10th Feb – KHG Full membership 10am to 12.30pm 12th […]
At the September 2020 Full Membership and Executive Board meetings of Kent Housing Group the following Black Lives Matter statement was agreed – In response to the Black Lives Matter campaign Kent Housing Group members have agreed that we must take a key role in leading the necessary change within our communities across Kent to […]
Consultation Open for Folkestone and Hythe District Council Homelessness Prevention Strategy 2020-2025
Folkestone and Hythe District Council are looking for your views on their draft Homelessness Prevention Strategy for the next five years from 2020 to 2025. The Homelessness Act 2002 requires every local authority to review and renew their Homelessness Strategy every five years. They also realise the necessity to review the districts needs and refresh […]
Here is the link to the information shared by the Housing Secretary at the Prime Ministers Daily Briefing on 13th May, which makes reference to how Government have set out a their clear, coherent and comprehensive plan to restart, reopen and renew the housing market and the construction industry.
Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick MP announces protection for renters after the lift of the eviction ban
Housing secretary Robert Jenrick has revealed in the last 24 hours that the Government is working closely with the Lord Chief Justice to ensure that a “pre-action protocol” is put in place when the eviction ban is lifted, providing renters with additional protection. For more details use this link to view more details in the […]
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