Welcome to Commonweal Housing. 

We are a registered action learning charity driven by the desire to address social injustice through the development and testing of new housing based projects.

Subscribe to our newsletter →

Our Projects


  1. Commonweal Funding Supports Wheelchair Accessible Housing Research

    Commonweal Housing provides feasibility research funding grant to Community Sponsored Homes to explore demand and supply of wheelchair accessible housing

  2. Prototype ‘Commonweal Pod’ Provides Shelter for Night Shelter Residents

    A prototype of the Commonweal’s starter for ten competition winning design has been constructed at a winter night shelter.  

  3. Commonweal Housing’s response to Transforming Rehabilitation Inquiry Published

    The House of Commons Justice Select Committee have published a submission made by Commonweal Housing in response to their inquiry into Transforming Rehabilitation.  Commonweal’s response focused on ways in which […]

  4. Existing shared housing solutions fail to meet the requirements of non-resident parents…This is a clear social injustice and needs to change

    In our latest guest blog, Kathryn Muir from the Cambridge Centre for Housing and Planning Research provides her thoughts on her research on non-resident parents

  5. Commonweal funded research into non-resident parents and shared housing publishes findings

    The research explored how existing shared housing solutions meet the requirements of non-resident parents whose children have overnight contact

redemption-and-justice-2013 charity-quality-standard-logo-level1 pqasso-kite-level1

To top ▲