is using the VFM savings we generate through QCOMMUNITIEs to reinvest into our local community, for example supporting Blackheath library to create a community hub, where job club services are provided, exercise classes and cultural events take place, such as the recent Jazz night featuring Potato Head Jazzband all the way from Granada, Spain.
These are the first in a series of events and initiatives that BCHG
will be holding over the coming year.
A list of members can be found on the BCHG
website at www.
, as a Work Programme subcontractor since the initiative's launch, we see the important role that more housing providers could play in the programme by helping the long-term unemployed and most vulnerable in society to find work.
manages 2,000 homes across Birmingham and the Black Country.
Richard Baines, director of sustainable development at BCHG
, meets tenants at Moat Farm for Black Country Housing Group
believes that empowering social housing tenants with the knowledge to help them keep in control of their finances will give them the chance to develop their confidence and abilities and ensure they manage money more effectively.
Sarah had a great sense of humour and her strategic thinking ability was of great value to BCHG
through which she made an enormous contribution.
is also poised to extend the good work of the Care & Repair department to Wolverhampton.
Sharon Fereday, development manager with BCHG
, said: "This is potentially a very exciting find, not just for Wednesbury but for the wider West Midlands.
Sharon Fereday, development manager for BCHG
, said: "We thought this would be an excellent opportunity for children at the school to learn about the history of such an important site in their community.
presented a cheque for pounds 300 to Mothers in Pain at its annual general meeting, held at the Park Inn in West Bromwich, where Thelma was guest speaker.