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Annual Report 2013

Positive Action in Housing Ltd is a Scottish wide charity working with communities, housing providers, voluntary organisations and faith groups to enable everyone to have an equal chance to live in good quality, affordable and safe homes, free from discrimination and the fear of racial harassment and violence.

We offer advice, information and support to people from new migrant, refugee and minority ethnic communities. We run a free, confidential and impartial casework service for those facing poverty, homelessness, racism or poor housing. We run a Hardship Fund and provide emergency shelter and practical resources for destitute asylum seekers and their families.

We provide volunteering and sessional work opportunities. We support human rights and anti-racist campaigns. We inform social policy from a user-led perspective. We offer training, consultancy and best practice guidance to Registered Social Landlords, voluntary organisations and minority ethnic/refugee organisations.

Positive Action in Housing is independent of any political group, religious creed, ideology or economic faction.

Last Updated ( Monday, 16 December 2013 )
 
Governance PDF Print E-mail

Positive Action in Housing is run by a management committee of up to 18 individuals elected at the Annual General Meeting. The management committee meets six times a year. There are two sub committees dealing with finance and personnel matters. Each sub committees meets four times a year. Our committee members may work in social housing, BME or voluntary organisations. They may be service users or former volunteers.  Or they may have an expertise which benefits the organisation.

Last Updated ( Monday, 21 December 2009 )