Welcome to Commonweal Housing. We’re dedicated to providing housing solutions to social injustice.

What We Do

We are determined to address social inequalities and injustices. We do this through housing.

Who We Are

Our strength as a charity comes from our people and our united values and mission to address injustice

Why We Do It

We are driven by a clear mission and vision for change.

Commonweal in Action

Rhea

Housing options for women fleeing domestic violence.

Peer Landlord

A new model of affordable shared housing where one of the tenants acts as a Peer Landlord to their housemates – providing basic household management, a degree of peer support.

Move On Up

Move On Up is a unique flat share option for carers aged 18-25, who are looking to live independently, while building life skills and focusing on achieving aspirations.

Our Impact

News & views

Waiting for the Housing Buses

This week the Government showed their hand on rough sleeping and social housing. In what could be described as a sensible series of coordinated announcements, the Government has released both its Rough Sleeping Strategy, (to tackle one of the most extreme manifestations of the housing crisis) followed the very next day by the long awaited […]

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Making the Case report into Peer Landlord and a Supportive Shared Housing approach released

The Commonweal funded Making the Case report into supportive shared housing and the Peer Landlord model in particular has been released. Written by leading independent housing experts Heather Petch and John Perry, the report details how the model is effective in ending and preventing homelessness in certain low needs demographics. The report found that the […]

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Working In Partnership

If you feel that you or your organisation could have a role with us as a partner, please contact us. We really value having informal discussions about developing ideas.

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