Housing Rights

Housing Rights

The Skainos Centre, First Floor
239 Newtownards Road
Belfast
BT4 1AF
United Kingdom

Housing Rights, a local independent housing charity that was established in 1964.

We believe that everyone in Northern Ireland should have a home.  We work tirelessly to keep people in their homes and help them with their housing problems.

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Event
Conference Online / Virtual

Housing Rights

Book now for Housing Rights annual landmark conference on the private rented sector. Taking place this year online via Zoom.
Dates:
24 November 2021
Belfast
News

Housing Rights

Housing Rights are delighted to announce that we are participating in the Justice First Fellowship Scheme 2022.
Event
Seminar

Housing Rights

With the first major piece of legislation to improve the private rented sector due to begin its passage through the NI Assembly this Autumn, Housing Rights is hosting a policy seminar to look in closer detail at the provisions in the Bill which relate to security of tenure.
Dates:
29 September 2021
Belfast
Event
Training/Advice

Housing Rights

Delivered by the Institute of Professional Legal Studies at Queens University Belfast, in conjunction with Housing Rights, this course offers an introduction to housing law and policy in Northern Ireland.
Dates:
18 January - 08 February 2022
Belfast
Event
Online / Virtual

Housing Rights

Antisocial behaviour is a common problem and a cause of concern for people across all tenure types. This course focuses in particular on social landlords and tenants and will examine legal responsibilities of both social landlords and tenants, legislative procedural requirements which must be followed when dealing with cases of antisocial behaviour and the most recent case law in relation to antisocial behaviour. It will also look at potential upcoming changes to the law surrounding antisocial behaviour.
Dates:
26 August 2021
Belfast
Event
Seminar Training/Advice

Housing Rights

Our Housing Advice Training Programme is the ‘must have’ foundational course for those working in housing.
Dates:
07 - 11 October 2021
Belfast
Event
Seminar Workshop

Housing Rights

Our Housing Advice Training Programme is the ‘must have’ foundational course for those working in housing.
Dates:
10 August - 14 September 2021
Belfast
Event
Seminar Training/Advice Workshop

Housing Rights

This course looks at what financial capability means, the causes of debt in Northern Ireland, and how these impact on a client’s financial capability.
Dates:
09 November 2021 16 November 2021
Belfast
Event
Seminar Training/Advice

Housing Rights

This training course will assist participants in ‘walking through’ the current Housing Selection Scheme points system and the assessment process completed by NIHE to support applicants in gaining social housing.
Dates:
18 November 2021
Belfast
Event
Seminar Training/Advice

Housing Rights

This session will update your knowledge on Welfare Reform and the impacts on the housing situation of vulnerable and low-income households in Northern Ireland.
Dates:
03 November 2021
Belfast

More Information

Type of Organisation

VCSE

Team

  • Emma Kinghan
  • Claire Moss
  • Taryn Robinson
  • Geraldine Fitzsimons
  • Nicola McCrudden
  • Adele Pound