20 Sep 2022
Today we launched the third in a series of briefing documents as we address the question: “what is the impact of the cost of living crisis on social housing tenants – and how should the sector respond?”
This briefing examines the impact of the latest energy price 'cap' announcements and government support package, highlighting the disproportionate impact of the crisis on domestic abuse victims/survivors. The briefing summarises the latest research and available data, with case studies showing how social housing providers support their customers.
Within the briefing, and ahead of the government’s financial statement later this week, we reiterate our call for urgent government action, as laid out in our recent letter to the Prime Minister, urging the government to: