The capacity building programme offered by HACT and self-help-housing.org provides community-led housing organisations support and advice specifically related to the Empty Homes Community Grants Programme.
In conjuction with the regional briefing sessions that were held around the UK in early 2012, mid 2013 and early 2014, this section of the website supports this programme by providing reference material that will help you utilise your funding and share best practice with other organisations.
Here is what's on offer as part of the programme:
Find out if there’s a regional meeting or event happening near you, where you can catch up on the latest developments and meet up with other organisations in receipt of EHCGP funding.
Information about the Empty Homes Community Grants Programme, how it works and details of who recieved funding.
Lots of information about project delivery, raising loan finance & grants, funding models, training & employment, project profiles, case studies and research being carried out into the EHCGP by Third Sector Research Centre.
A directory of projects in receipt of funding and a map showing where they’re located. Find out more about the community groups who have received funding to actively restore properties in their area.