At today's conference, Adrian Moran, Policy Manager from the Housing Corporation explained how by providing housing services, local training and employment, housing associations are key organisations in communities.
continued by urging housing associations to support social enterprises which also help to build local economies, from the bottom up.
It was particularly encouraging to hear Adrian Moran
from the Housing Corporation
commitment and support for housing based social enterprises.
"We are now looking forward to working in partnership with colleagues who shared the conference to take forward some of the interesting ideas that emerged.
We know that some useful business connections were made at the event and that it will increase partnership working between housing associations and social enterprises."
Adrian Moran, Policy Manager from the Housing Corporation added: