Housing First is a fantastic model with a proven record of tackling homelessness. But can it work in the UK, where housing is in such desperately short supply?
Ken Loach’s latest film is a powerful indictment of the system that crushes both the people it’s supposed to be helping, and those who work within it
What impact are short-term rental markets such as Airbnb having on prices in London – and are their services suitable for anyone other than affluent tourists?
The House of Lords may be “the best elderly day-care centre in London”, but where is the rest of our social housing going to come from?
There are many reasons why a person may only be “just about managing” – not all of them financial.
Will the government’s long-awaited housing white paper finally set the UK housing market on the road to reform?
In the same week that Trump banned refugees, a new Parliamentary report details the squalid conditions of accommodation for asylum seekers here in the UK.
We’re delighted to announce that our new Strategic Plan is now available for download. Commonweal Housing has now been delivering innovative housing solutions to social injustice for over a decade, and […]
Today we’re proud to celebrate Young Carer’s Awareness Day, and recognise the extraordinary young people around the UK who help to care for their sick or disabled parents, siblings, or […]
In my last blog, way back in the pre-Trumpian days of October 2016, I mused whether it was sensible to develop or promote less-than-ideal housing solutions, or whether settling for […]