Our campaigns

  • HoME

    Join the Housing Made for Everyone (HoME) coalition of 10 organisations calling for urgent action to tackle the UK's acute and growing shortage of accessible homes.

     

    Find out more here

  • #ForAccessibleHomes 

    This September we're running a week of action to to celebrate what an accessible home can do for a person's wellbeing & overall quality of life. 

     

    Find out how you can join in

Latest News

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DLUHC announcement win for accessible homes after seven-year campaign

Today’s announcement from the Department for Levelling-Up, Housing and Communities that the accessibility standard for all new homes will be raised is a significant step towards tackling the UK’s...

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Habinteg appoints Christina McGill as Director of Social Impact & External Affairs

Habinteg Housing Association has appointed Christina McGill as its Director of Social Impact & External Affairs....

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Habinteg strengthening its approach to anti-social behaviour

On 21st June, 2022, the Housing Ombudsman found severe maladministration of a report of a race hate-related anti-social behaviour (ASB) incident from July 2020....

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An accessible home is what a wheelchair user needs to be independent

Read about how Mike Nevin, a wheelchair user and member of Habinteg’s Insight Group, had to move from his home in Somerset to Durham, NE England because there were no suitable properties in ...

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Without collaboration there may never be change for disabled people

With the Government planning to build 300,000 homes a year, Cllr David Renard, housing spokesperson for the Local Government Association, fears no progress for disabled people unless council...

Wheelchair user & Edinburgh native Cal Grevers
14 months, 1,000 strangers & £30,000 to #HelpCalMoveOut

Wheelchair user Cal Grevers tells us why it wasn’t an option to wait until he was 30 to leave his parent’s home and join over 6,000 disabled people waiting for an accessible home in the c...

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Accessibility: an essential component of healthy homes & communities

Since 2019, the TCPA has been campaigning for changes to national legislation to raise the standard of new housing, and the association has drafted the Healthy Homes Bill to show how to achieve that i...

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Habinteg appoints new Director of Housing and Assets

Habinteg Housing Association has appointed Nic Bungay as its Director of Housing and Assets to help deliver its ambitious five-year strategy, Towards 2026....

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Habinteg appoints Eleanor Southwood MBE as its next Chair

Habinteg has appointed the former Chair of RNIB, Eleanor Southwood MBE, as its new Chair. Eleanor will take up the role from December 2021, starting with a handover period with outgoing chair Manny Le...

Media contact

For all media enquiries, in the first instance:

Email comms@habinteg.org.uk  outlining your enquiry, giving your deadline and your contact details.

If necessary, please follow up with a phone call to:

Sharon Herbert, Communications & Marketing Manager, on 07592 374 158

Mohsin Sufi, Media and Communications Officer, on 07591 952 041
 

For out-of-hours media enquiries, contact:

James Simpson, Interim Head of Social Impact & External Affairs, on 07751 933 895