Category: Shian

Comment: Why we still need a BME housing sector

Black and minority ethnic housing associations must return to their roots to provide support to local communities, says Tony Soares Black and minority ethnic housing associations were set up in the late 1970s and 1980s in response to a growing…

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Blog: Beyond gangs and guns – pt. 1

From the age of five or six I experienced violence on a daily basis. I was bullied as a child but at school, as I tried to cope, teachers soon also labelled me as a bully. I grew up in…

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News: Staff at Shian HA open new housing scheme in honour of founding member

Housing association staff gathered on Thursday to commemorate the life of  a former colleague and to open a new affordable housing scheme in their honour. Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) association Shian HA, together with friends and family of the…

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