This is a partnership event with the NIHE (Northern Ireland Housing Executive) and is aimed at Stronger Together members who encounter clients/service users, specifically BME clients, struggling with their accommodation, whether it is public housing or private rentals. This is an opportunity to speak directly to a range of organisations involved in housing and to inform future plans.
Date: 16th April 2014
Time: 9.30 am-3.30 pm
Venue: The Elk, 38-40 Hillhead Road, Toomebridge, BT41 3SF
Refreshments: Tea & coffee available at registration & lunch served
Key Themes to be addressed…
- Renting privately – issues, information, rights and responsibilities
- Social housing allocation explained
- Homeless and temporary accommodation options
- Supporting victims of hate crime
- Best way to progress – how to open channels of communication
To confirm your place on this seminar—please contact Ellen or Clare firstname.lastname@example.org or 028 877 50211 before Wednesday 26th March 2014.
Please let Stronger Together know if transport to this event is a problem and we will work to make arrangement to provide free transport.
We can then see if we need to book a bus or provide tickets to those without expenses or funding.
This event is designed for representatives and not to deal specifically with the issues or concerns of individual clients.
If you are interested in becoming a member of the Stronger Together Network visit the Membership page on the Stronger Together website – http://www.strongertogetherni.org/membership/becoming-a-member/
Membership is free and the form takes 5 minutes to complete.