Summary of course: What is social housing? To know where you are going you need to understand where you have come from. Originating as a tangible expression of the charitable instincts of powerful and wealthy individuals, the sector was transformed into a key pillar of the welfare state. Finding expression through a huge range of delivery models, social housing provides homes to millions of people and underpins thousands of communities and neighbourhoods.
Course content: This Social housing: Who do we think we are? Online training course focuses on:
- Housing for the poor, heroes and heroines
- Housing conditions and housing available
- The timeline of changes and key stages
- Current drivers for further change
- The impact of the Decent Homes standard
- Current structures in social housing.