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What’s the future for rural affordable housing?

When we talk about the housing crisis, people often think more of the city streets than the impact on our countryside communities.

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What’s the future for rural affordable housing

POPCAN puts the fizz back into the community

Being a carer for my husband is one of the hardest jobs I’ve ever done. It’s really tough seeing someone you love struggle and being the one that they rely on...

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Tina Devereux

Creating the future for our older people’s service

Our schemes also have communal facilities. These allow residents the chance to interact with other people from both the scheme and local area...

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Creating the future for our older people’s service
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Zoe Gomes

Making a stand against domestic abuse

As part of my role in housing services, I lead Sovereign’s Domestic Abuse Working Group, managing changes within the business to support those affected...

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Ali Pearce

Preparing to move to UC

Two million people are now living on Universal Credit, with a pilot set to start on 17 July in Harrogate, Yorkshire, to test a new approach to switching people...

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Preparing to move to UC
Laurinda Hornblow

Do as I say...

Back in the day, I think it was probably fair to say that the landlord-tenant relationship ran along paternalistic, perhaps even dictatorial lines...

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Kate Rees

This carpenter can

It’s been nearly twelve months since I started this apprenticeship, but if you’d told me last year that I’d feel so confident and comfortable as a carpenter...

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Kimmie Wheatland