Search giveusachance.co.uk

Latest News

Social media competition winners announced

Bolton at HomeFutures Housing Group and Northwards Housing are the three joint winners of our social media competition, announced during Communities that Work week.

Through the Working Wardrobe scheme, Bolton at Home has helped 186 tenants into rewarding employment, including Demi who has found a job in green space management.

Futures Housing Group encourages their tenants to be active members of the community and helps them build confidence. Their submission told the story of Daniel who went from being homeless to finding a job as a fork lift driver through its Futures Gateways scheme.

Northwards Housing works with its partnering organisation Yes Manchester to help their residents find rewarding local jobs. Together they have helped Sherita and her family get back on their feet after Sherita’s husband passed away.

Congratulations to all winners and thanks to all organisations who participated in our competition!

Industrial Dwelling Society Joins Give us a Chance

Give us a Chance (GUAC) are delighted to welcome the Industrial Dwelling Society (IDS) to our membership. IDS owns and manages around 1,500 homes across London and Essex. Since its initial establishment in 1885, it has helped London’s diverse communities with their housing needs as well as emp...

Read more

A Ministerial Visit to One Housing’s Employment Scheme

We’re delighted to share some news from Give us a Chance (GUAC) member, One Housing. Last month, One Housing welcomed Will Quince MP (Con, Colchester) to their employment and training centre, One Academy. The Minister for Family Support, Housing and Child Maintenance at the Department of Work a...

Read more