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A match funding opportunity


HACT is coordinating a consortium bid from housing associations that would match fund any new grants made to local charities.

Evaluate and improve


HACT is delighted to announce the release of two reports that evaluate Orbit’s provision of two of the most urgent areas of resident support: mental health and financial inclusion.

The role of social housing in communities: five recommendations


MP Danny Kruger asked the question "How can we empower and strengthen communities for the long term?". This is HACT's response.

More calls, more support, more impact


Between March and May 2020, social housing organisations representing over a third of the sector provided almost £500,000 in financial assistance, made almost half a million welfare calls and identified just over 175,000 vulnerable residents.

Learning the lessons of lockdown


In a report published today, HACT evaluates A2Dominion’s response to the Covid-19 crisis.

Homes at the Heart


HACT supports the Homes at the Heart campaign that has been launched today.

A warm thanks to A2Dominion


Our warm thanks to A2Dominion for their generous donation to the Centre for Excellence in Community Investment.

A warm welcome, a fond farewell


We are delighted to welcome Jacqui Bateson, who joins HACT as Managing Director. Simultaneously, we wish Mary-Kathryn Adams (or MK) all the best in her new role at Simetrica-Jacobs.

A quarter of a million calls


During March and April, social housing organisations representing a quarter of the sector made over a quarter of a million welfare calls, and identified over 120,000 vulnerable residents.

Black Lives Matter


At HACT, we’ve talked a lot about #BLM over the last week, at work and at home.