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GUAC annual reception – thank you

Thank you to all those who attended our annual reception.

Last week was our most successful parliamentary reception yet – with members, sector leaders, and Members of Parliament joining us to showcase and celebrate the great work that our members do to help people into employment.

With nearly 100 guests, and over 15 MPs and Ministers and Shadow Ministers, the event showed the impact that our members are having on a national scale.

We’re already planning next year’s reception – and we look forward to welcoming you all again in 2018!

PM pledges support to the social housing sector

Last week, the Prime Minister addressed the National Housing Federation Summit in London, pledging to release an extra £2billion for housing association over the next decade to help them lead housing development schemes. Theresa May said the new funding would give housing associations the long-term...

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New GUAC Chair elected

Give us a Chance (GUAC) board members have elected a new Chair of the Board, following Jayne Entwistle’s departure from Great Places. Board member Jon Fisher, Head of Communities at Sovereign, takes over the role as Chair from today, Monday 10th September. Speaking of his appointment, Jon Fi...

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