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Housing Matters explores the work of the National Housing Federation.
Hosted by Katie Teasdale, it's a chance for us to talk about housing, and for you to get to know about us, our members, and housing.

Housing Matters National Housing Federation

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Housing Matters explores the work of the National Housing Federation.
Hosted by Katie Teasdale, it's a chance for us to talk about housing, and for you to get to know about us, our members, and housing.

    10: General Election 2019

    10: General Election 2019

    In the final episode of series two, Katie Teasdale talks to Kate Henderson, Chief Executive of the National Housing Federation about the result of the general election, what it means for the housing association sector and our plans for the new government's first 100 days. Kate also reflects on our campaign leading up to the election and what we need now from campaign supporters.

    • 14 min
    9: Creating great places

    9: Creating great places

    Katie welcomes a new co-host, Helen Greig, Project Director on Building Better in the Futures Team at the National Housing Federation.
     
    Two Great Places Commissioners, Helen Lennon, Chief Executive of Connect Housing and Dave Procter, Group Chair at Together Housing Group discuss what the housing sector needs to look at to make great places – what’s working well and what we need to do differently.
     
    Dave Power, Chief Executive, and Tom Basford, Strategic Lead for Place at One Manchester discuss what makes a place-based organisation.
     
    Finally, Katie discusses the Great Places Commission's final report and where regeneration sits in the political landscape
     
    Find the Great Places final report here: https://greatplaces.housing.org.uk/about-great-places/great-places-final-report

    • 36 min
    8: Shadow Minister for Housing Sarah Jones at the National Housing Summit 2019

    8: Shadow Minister for Housing Sarah Jones at the National Housing Summit 2019

    This episode features the full speech Shadow Housing Minister Sarah Jones MP delivered at the National Housing Summit yesterday, followed by insightful and clear political analysis from Jessica Levy, Public Affairs Manager at the National Housing Federation.

    • 27 min
    7: Updates from the Creating our Future team

    7: Updates from the Creating our Future team

    We hear from each of the teams about their ideas to change the world and from the Federation on what's next for Creating our Future.
    Links
    ​For more information about Creating our Future see http://www.housing.org.uk/creatingourfuture
    For more information about Hacking Homelessness, see www.hackinghomelessness.co.uk (http://www.hackinghomelessness.co.uk/)
    For more information about The Good Food Bag, see www.thegoodfoodbag.com (http://www.thegoodfoodbag.com/)
    For more information about Transforming Tenure / Just One, see http://future.housing.org.uk/our-impact/just-one
    For more information about Building Better, find them on Twitter @BuildingBetterX (https://twitter.com/BuildingBetterX)
    For more information about Invisible Creations, see www.invisiblecreations.co.uk (http://www.invisiblecreations.co.uk/)  
    Subscribe, rate and review us, and let us know what you think about using #HousingMatters.
     
    Contact us
    website@housing.org.uk (https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm&fs=1&tf=1&to=mailto:website@housing.org.uk)
    http://www.twitter.com/natfednews
    http://www.instagram.com/national.housing.federation
    http://www.facebook.com/nationalhousingfederation
    The Housing Matters team
    • Host: Katie Teasdale (https://twitter.com/natfedKatie)
    • Producer: James Grant (https://twitter.com/bristoljames)

    • 49 min
    6: What can housing associations do to help address the homelessness crisis?

    6: What can housing associations do to help address the homelessness crisis?

    In this episode, Katie Teasdale is joined by Sarah-Jane Gay who leads on a our homelessness work. Katie interviews John Glenton, Executive Director of Care and Support at Riverside, and Chair of our homelessness steering group, and Vandemar Baster about his experience of homelessness. To find out more about our homelessness steering group https://www.housing.org.uk/topics/homelessness/working-together-to-end-homelessness/
    Sarah-Jane interviews Tracey Lees, Chief Executive of Wandle Housing Association about Homes for Cathy. Find out more here https://homesforcathy.org.uk/ 
     
    Sign up to show your organisation’s commitment to ending homelessness through our Commitment to Refer https://www.housing.org.uk/topics/homelessness/supporting-the-homelessness-reduction-act/commitment-to-refer/
    You can find all the latest on our work on homelessness on our website https://www.housing.org.uk/topics/homelessness/

    • 37 min
    5: So we have a new Prime Minster...

    5: So we have a new Prime Minster...

    In this episode, Jessica Levy, Public Affairs Manager at the National Housing Federation talks about what the election of Boris Johnson as the new Conservative Party Leader and Britain's next Prime Minister means for housing associations.
    At one point Jessica says Boris 'made an annoucnement during the campaign to cut stamp duty on all homes worth over £500,000...' This was  meant to be 'worth *less* than £500,000'
    To get in touch with the Public Affairs team, please email jessica.levy@housing.org.uk (https://mail.google.com/mail/?view=cm&fs=1&tf=1&to=jessica.levy@housing.org.uk)

    • 23 min

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