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Yorkshire Housing signs up to Give us a Chance

Give us a Chance (GUAC) is delighted to welcome on board new member Yorkshire Housing. By joining Give us a Chance, Yorkshire Housing have joined the largest network of housing organisations who provide employment and training support to residents in need. Together, our members provide homes and ...

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Global employment and training firm signs up to support GUAC

Give us a Chance (GUAC) welcomes international employment and training organisation APM as an associate member to the consortium. Founded in 1994 by four female occupational therapists, APM is an international employment and training business with more than 1,200 staff at 400 sites in UK, Austral...

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Radian host Employment Minister, Damian Hinds, on a visit to new homes and community hub

In February GUAC member Radian hosted Hampshire MP and Employment Minister, Damian Hinds, at their recent flagship development, Quebec Park, which sees them provide 100 new homes, 100 new jobs, and a new community hub in Bordon, East Hampshire. Damian Hinds MP visits Quebec Park in Bordon, a Rad...

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Thank you to all those that joined us on our Member Day, 27th January

Over 25 GUAC members came together last week for our latest members’ day, to hear the latest news and updates from across the housing and employment sectors. Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) officials outlined their roadmap and plans for supporting more people with disabilities into work, ...

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Member’s highlights and sector news

PwC recently reported that high youth unemployment is costing the British economy £45bn per year. The proportion of 16 to 24 year olds not in education, employment or training – known as NEETs – is sitting at 17%. PwC’s chief economist John Hawksworth said that more high-quality apprenticeshi...

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Seetec Employment & Skills become an associate member of Give us a Chance

Seetec Employment & Skills has become the latest employment and skills specialist to take up membership of GUAC, the leading consortium of social landlords in the employment and skills sector. As one of the UK’s leading employment and skills providers, Seetec Employment & Skills support...

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