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Self-help Housing update: DCLG publishes guidance for Empty Homes Community Grants funding applications


Now available: guidance for community organisations applying for funding to bring Empty Homes back into use.

A refurbished Empty Home

Self-Help Housing


Support is available for community orgs bidding for the Empty Homes Community Grants Programme, from HACT and Read the discussion from our live webinar that took place on 1 February.

Refugees gain qualifications, employment and new skills


Find out about the success of HACT's Reach In programme.

Together for Communities front cover

HACT launches the final report from the Together for Communities project


The report, Together for Communities – experiences from partnerships, transforming neighbourhoods was launched by HACT on Thursday 24 November at the Commonwealth Club.

HACT's year as the CIH Presidential Charity 2010-11 raises over £26k


HACT was delighted to be the chosen charity for the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH) Presidential Appeal.

Andrew van Doorn on HACT's work in 'Homeless in Europe'


Read the full article in the latest issue of FEANSTA's magazine

Living a Good Life (a BSHF report)


HACT features as a case study in this report from the Building and Social Housing Foundation.

Reach In online toolkit


Get the online Reach In toolkit.

It’s up2us – Julia Brett writes about the project in the Sitra bulletin


Read about up2us in the latest Sitra bulletin

New resources from the Housing and Community Empowerment Conference


Following the success of our joint Housing and Community Empowerment conference with the Third Sector Research Centre in June 2011, we’ve published a range of resources for housing providers to learn from the event.