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Newsletter July 2021
Newsletter July 2021

Posted 9th August 2021

Last year will be remembered by many for reasons relating to Covid19 and the restrictions to everyday living for the general population.

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Luke's Blog - StoryFutures
Luke's Blog - StoryFutures

Posted 29th July 2021

StoryFutures is a project run by the Royal Holloway University of London to innovate storytelling using immersive technology. Young people in the Warwickshire House Project are working with Avril (Virtual Reality Director) and Joel (Lecturer in...

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An update on Fundraising
An update on Fundraising

Posted 29th July 2021

I’m Elizabeth Titley, newly appointed to the role of Fundraising and Partnerships Manager for The National House Project. My role is to develop income streams for the Charity from different sources including Trusts and grant-makers, major donors,...

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A MESSAGE FROM OUR CEO JULY 2021
A MESSAGE FROM OUR CEO JULY 2021

Posted 29th July 2021

The pandemic has been a challenge for a number of reasons and where the impact has been positive, it has largely been related to the value of relationships and the way that individuals have been supported in, and by, their communities.

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Engie - Helping Hands Project
Engie - Helping Hands Project

Posted 26th July 2021

ENGIE are committed to delivering Social Value in communities where they are contractually working in. This led to the development of a partnership between the National House Project and ENGIE, who are piloting support to House Projects in two local...

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Movement for Good Awards open for nominations!
Movement for Good Awards open for nominations!

Posted 3rd June 2021

Ecclesiastical, a financial services group that exists to give its profits to charity, open Movement for Good nominations. You can nominate the National House Project for a £1,000 award. The more nominations we get, the greater our chance of...

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Our CEO's involvement with CLNM
Our CEO's involvement with CLNM

Posted 28th May 2021

As a charity we continually strive to develop what we do and improve the experience of leaving care for young people. As professionals we have views on how this can be done but we also recognise that the greatest insight on how to improve things...

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The Big Ask
The Big Ask

Posted 12th May 2021

The Big Ask is a survey for children and young people aged 4–17 in England. The survey is split into different age groups, so you can fill in a version appropriate for your age. 

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Tackling Homelessness - Case Studies
Tackling Homelessness - Case Studies

Posted 1st April 2021

In 2018 the Housing Plus Academy Think Tank ran a two day event on ‘ Homelessness: A National Scandal.’ As part of the response to the event the Housing and Communities team at the London School Of Economics then commenced to look at innovative...

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We are a member of the Charis Shop!
We are a member of the Charis Shop!

Posted 10th March 2021

We are pleased to share that we are a member of the Charis Let’s Talk Shop! A grant from the Sustainable Living Foundation will be used to help House Project young people moving into their first home with white goods, fuel vouchers and much...

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Welcome to the House Project Coventry City Council
Welcome to the House Project Coventry City Council

Posted 4th March 2021

We are delighted that Coventry has decided to work with the National House Project to establish a House Project for young people leaving care.

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We are a member of The British Youth Council
We are a member of The British Youth Council

Posted 2nd March 2021

The National House Project and Care Leavers National Movement are a member of The British Youth Council, who empower young people across the UK to have a say and be heard. 

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A message from our CEO January 2021
A message from our CEO January 2021

Posted 29th January 2021

When I last wrote in July, I was ever hopeful that over the intervening six months we would have moved on from lockdown and would now be emerging into what people commonly refer to as the ‘new normal’. Clearly, we remain in a similar situation...

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Newsletter January 2021
Newsletter January 2021

Posted 29th January 2021

Happy New Year and welcome to our first newsletter of 2021. We hope you are continuing to keep safe and well during the pandemic. 

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CYPNow Feature Article - Making a house into a home
CYPNow Feature Article - Making a house into a home

Posted 2nd December 2020

The National House Project works with councils to support young people in care to move into their own homes. Jo Stephenson spoke to staff and participants to find out how it works and the difference i...

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UPDATE - Keep Care Leavers Connected
UPDATE - Keep Care Leavers Connected

Posted 18th November 2020

On 29th September 2020 The National House Project, Catch 22 and 30 charities and youth organisations came together to develop a campaign to Keep Care Leavers Connected. In an open letter to MPs; Ford,...

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Newsletter July 2021

Last year will be remembered by many for reasons relating to Covid19 and the restrictions to everyday living for the general population.

Whilst these 'strange' times continue and factors have undoubtedly impacted on young people leaving care across the country, their transitions into independent living have not stopped. We have seen incredible work undertaken by Local House Projects in England and Scotland and more significantly by young people who have...

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