Introducing Community Led Housing in Surrey-West

Date/Time:
19 February 2018 09:30 - 19 February 2018 12:30
Location:
Guildford Baptist Church Millmead, Guilford GU2 4BE
Cost:
Free
Host:
Surrey Community Housing Partnership
To Book:
Introducing Community Led Housing in Surrey-West Tickets

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.