Housing Learning and Improvement Network (LIN)
The Housing LIN is a sophisticated network bringing together housing, health and social care professionals in England and Wales to exemplify innovative housing solutions for an ageing population. Recognised by government and the housing with care sector as a leading ‘knowledge hub’ on specialist housing, our online and regional networked activities.
Please visit their website for more information: Housing LIN
Easy Read Tenancy Agreement
Ace Anglia worked with Orwell Housing to create an accessible guide to a tenancy. The document explains:
An explanation of what a tenancy is.
What is included/not included in a tenancy agreement.
A place to fill in personal details about your tenancy.
The document is editable, and available for anyone to use. You can use it to write down details about your tenancy. The form is in PowerPoint format and you can change the words and pictures to make it personal to you.
The guide is available from the Suffolk Ordinary Lives website: Tenancy Agreement - an easy-read guide
Making Safeguarding Personal
What might 'good' look like for those working in the housing sector?
Self-Neglect and Hoarding Case Study
Below is a Suffolk 2018 self-neglect and hoarding case study, which used signs of safety methodology. The learning highlights the importance of the self-neglect referral pathway and assessment tool.
For more information about Self-Neglect and Hoarding please see the resources on our Policies and Procedures page.
Warm Homes Healthy People
Support from the Warm Homes Healthy People service for older and vulnerable people to keep warm in winter and offer help accessing winter fuel payments.