'News article' archive

Investing in Dorset

[caption id="attachment_1640" align="alignright" width="300"] Dorset Businesses pledge of support[/caption] Spectrum Housing Group, supported by GUAC, held a Conference in May to promote employment and training opportunities across Dorset. (more…)...

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Influencing, partnerships and sharing

Ralph Facey, Radian Group Director for Housing & Customer Services talks about joining GUAC. (more…)...

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ERSA / NHF Employment Housing forum

Give us a Chance members contributed to the first meeting of ERSA / NHF Employment Housing forum in London in March. Nick Stephenson from Riverside said "it was a positive initiative and GUAC members welcome the opportunity to enhance joint working between the two sectors."...

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Stronger Together – why working in partnership can provide better training and employment support

How important is it to work in partnership with other organisations and how do you set it up or know who’s the right organisation to work with? At the last GUAC members meeting, Vikki Greenfield, Head of Learning and Development for Vestia, part of The Community Housing Group, a housing associa...

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Why an apprenticeship?

As part of the celebration of apprenticeships across the UK, Guinness Northern Counties produced this behind-the-scenes film, talking to Print and Design Apprentice, Barrington Roye. Hear what Barrington has to say about his experience here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wX2LJr7_Bkw...

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Department for Communities and Local Government Seeks GUAC Members’ Advice

Last month GUAC members from across the Capital were asked to attend a high level meeting with DCLG officials. The purpose of the meeting was to seek GUAC members’ advice about what really works for customers when it comes to helping people move off benefits and into work. DCLG are particularly...

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