We are a member of the Charis Shop!
Posted 10th March 2021
We are pleased to share that we are a member of the Charis Let’s Talk Shop!
A grant from the Sustainable Living Foundation will be used to help House Project young people moving into their first home with white goods, fuel vouchers and much more!
The Let’s Talk Shop is a web-based facility which is designed to give charities and organisations the ability to support individuals to achieve a sustainable way of living and a positive future. It provides 24-hour access to purchase fuel vouchers, household appliances, e-learning packages and LED Smart bulbs via a secure website.
In 2018 the Housing Plus Academy Think Tank ran a two day event on ‘ Homelessness: A National Scandal.’ As part of the response to the event the Housing and Communities team at the London School Of Economics then commenced to look at innovative and collaborative models that successfully prevented homelessness. Given that a significant proportion of the homelessness population have been in care and the approach that the House Project was taking with young people they worked with the NHP to draw up the following case study that was included in their final report.Read more
Islington Council has become the first local authority in the country to ensure that all young people leaving care in the borough are provided with wi-fi broadband access at home for the first 12 months they live independently.Read more
The City of Wolverhampton Council triumphed in one category and was shortlisted for another at this year's Children & Young People Now Awards.Read more