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ESF Market Warming Events – for London

The LEP, GLA, Access Europe and LVSC have organised four sub-regional ESF Market Warming events. The events will include presentations from the LEP and from the SFA, DWP and Big Lottery Fund about the ESF provision that will be procured over the next few months. As well as getting up-to-date informa...

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GUAC members announced as awards finalists

Two GUAC members have been announced as finalists in ERSA’s Employability Awards 2015. Tai Calon has been shortlisted in the Supply Chain Partner of the Year category, while Affinity Sutton is listed in the Large Employer of the Year. The awards 'seek to celebrate and champion the exceptional ...

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GUAC’s question time with MPs

The 100 day mark before the next general election saw GUAC Members at the heart of the political debate; spending a day at the House of Commons meeting Ministers and Shadow Minsters. The focus was to discuss the details of the GUAC / ERSA Manifesto. As the polls areshowing that it will be a tight ra...

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Employment Minster Esther McVey champions entrepreneurs and housing associations

Last night the work of GUAC members was championed at an exclusive event in the House of Commons. Among the guests were Ministers including Employment Minister Esther McVey MP (pictured top left), Shadow Minister Stephen Timms MPs, leading policy makers, ERSA, National Federation of Housing, hous...

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The Housing and Work Manifesto

Give us a Chance (GUAC) and ERSA publish their joint 2015 Manifesto for Housing and Work entitled “releasing the potential of social housing in employment support” at the House of Commons on 21 October 2014. A gathering of senior politicians including Minsters and Shadow Minsters, representat...

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A Home, a Job, a Future

Our friends at National Federation of Housing Associations today launched 'A Home, a Job, a Future’, it is for policy makers, politicians and local and national decision makers and is aimed at building an understanding of housing associations’ offer in employment and skills. Housing associati...

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