The draft Greater Manchester Homelessness Prevention Strategy includes plans for a Good Landlord Charter and 30,000 new social rent homes.
Greater Manchester Combined Authority
The government-backed Housing First pilot, set to end in March 2022, has given 97 people a permanent home since last April.
The JV between the GMCA and 10 housing associations aims to accelerate the delivery of new homes in Greater Manchester.
Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) has backed the HoME coalition’s campaign for new homes to meet the ‘accessible and adaptable’ standard.
Politicians have called for a further extension of the current evictions ban over fears that thousands of people could become homeless once the ban ends this weekend.
Resonance’s Supported Homes Fund will provide supported housing for people with disabilities and mental health needs in Greater Manchester.
Research by Edaroth has identified 1,580 brownfield sites across Greater Manchester’s 10 boroughs which could be used as sites for new homes.
Greater Manchester Housing Providers (GMHP) have signed a pledge with Mayor Andy Burnham to provide secure housing and opportunities for care leavers.
Two new GMCA funds will be used to buy, refurbish, and modify homes for people with disabilities and people in need of social housing respectively.
445 beds will be delivered across all 10 of Greater Manchester’s boroughs as part of the scheme, which is scheduled to run from this July to March 2021.