Past Staff and Board Celebrate 40 Years of Supporting Communities 

Past Staff and Board Celebrate 40 Years of Supporting Communities 

Supporting Communities invited our former colleagues, staff and board members from the past 40 years to come together with the current team for a look back at our history to mark our anniversary year. We were joined by the Mayor of Mid and East Antrim at the Braid Centre to mark the occasion.

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Rethinking Social Housing Northern Ireland Roundtable Events

Rethinking Social Housing Northern Ireland Roundtable Events

CIH are holding events to consider the role and purpose of social housing in today's society, to help inform thinking around its future direction in Northern Ireland. What do people think social housing should be? What is the value of social housing? How can providers make sure their work is relevant and responsive to people's housing requirements? And how can government maximise the potential of social housing to provide housing solutions?

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“Thinking Outside the Box”: A conference that was anything but cliché

“Thinking Outside the Box”: A conference that was anything but cliché

Welfare Reform is bringing a sweeping set of changes to the Social Security system in Northern Ireland and will have major implications for social housing tenants. Burying our heads in the sand, ostrich-like, is clearly not the answer … so what is?

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Where Next for Tenant Governance in Northern Ireland?

Where Next for Tenant Governance in Northern Ireland?

For three days in October, 120 people came together to think about new ways that tenants can get involved in governing housing in Northern Ireland. What can we learn from the way it's done in other countries and can we apply those lessons here?

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