Community led housing schemes across the country have successfully provided affordable homes for local people. It can include Community Land Trusts, Co-housing, Co-operative Housing, and self-build.
The event will include speakers from the National Community Land Trust Network, Wickham Community Land Trust (who have successfully developed affordable housing for Wickham villagers), Surrey Community Action and a co-operative in Brighton.
Subjects covered will include:
- Overview of Community Led Housing
- Stories of community led housing development
- Forming a group and engaging the community
- Funding & finance
- The development process
- Working with a Housing Association
The Surrey Community Housing Partnership is a collaboration between Surrey Community Action and eight Surrey boroughs and districts. This event is for people from Elmbridge, Guildford, Surrey Heath, Waverley and Woking. For people from Epsom & Ewell, Mole Valley, and Tambridge please look at the corresponding Surrey-East event.