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GUAC welcomes new member, Acis Group

Give us a Chance is delighted to welcome our next new member.

Acis is the latest social housing provider to join GUAC. Based in Lincolnshire, they provide much-needed affordable homes across Lincolnshire, South Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.

Acis provides almost 7,000 quality homes and counting, including providing accommodation to more than a thousand students in Nottingham and Sheffield.

Speaking about their new membership of Give us a Chance, Acis’s Service Development Manager, Hannah Taylor-Dales, said “We are delighted to be the newest member of Give us a Chance. We pride ourselves on the support we offer our customers, extending further than the bricks and mortar around their homes. We’re looking forward to working with Give us a Chance to tackle employment issues within the communities in which we work.” 

Kate Henderson announced as a judge for our social media competition

We are very pleased to announce Kate Henderson as a judge for our Communities that Work social media competition. Kate is Chief Executive of the National Housing Federation (NHF), the voice of housing associations in England. NHF members provide 2.7 million homes for nearly six million peop...

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New social media competition judges announced

We are very happy to announce that Rachael Orr and Jenny Osbourne have been confirmed as judges for our nationwide Communities that Work social media competition. The competition looks for stories of how social housing tenants have been helped into work, or progressed in work, with support from t...

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