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“We do more than just meet housing need” Ulfat Hussain 

I want to change a perception which, sadly, too many large housing associations have: “If you’re small, if you’re BAME, you’re not good.”  Instead, I want a different mantra: “Being small and being BAME means you’re brilliant.”  As the Assistant Chief Executive and…

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New Year New Appointment For Midlands Housing Association

Midlands housing association and BMENational member, Nehemiah Housing has kicked off 2022 by recruiting a new member of staff for a key role within the organisation.  Marcia Cunnison has been appointed to the role of Customer Engagement Officer. She brings…

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BME Housing Associations Have Been Working To Level Up Our Communities For Years

Speaking at The Great Northern Conference in October 2021, Shruti Bhargava outlined the critical role played by Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) housing associations in tackling inequalities in our communities. Shruti, who is also the chair of Unity Housing Association,…

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October Housing Right Newsletter is out now

The newsletter from the CIH and BMENational features material on helping Afghan evacuees, a piece from Rebecca Walker on EU nationals’ rights to benefits and one by Pascale Robinson at Praxis on ending the ‘no recourse’ rule. Ewa Jamróz from…

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