|Name:||Housing Matters NI|
|Address:||NICVA, 61 Duncairn Gardens, Belfast, Belfast , Antrim , BT15 2GB|
|Primary Contact||Julie Cusick|
|Location(s):||East Belfast, Greater Belfast, North Belfast, South Belfast, West Belfast|
|Clause(s):||Business development and Knowledge sharing, Health and wellbeing initiatives, Paid employment for education leavers, Paid employment for people 25 years old or over and unemployed for 12 months, Paid employment for people under 25 years old and unemployed for 6 months, Support for the Voluntary, Community, Social Enterprise sector, Use of Social Enterprises in the Supply Chain|
NICVA, 61 Duncairn Gardens, Belfast, Belfast , Antrim , BT15 2GB
Housing Matters NI - a trading name of Kith & Kin Financial Wellbeing, is a unique project part-funded by Belfast City Council and is Northern Ireland’s first Social Enterprise Estate Agency offering a Home Sales, Letting and Maintenance Service. As a not-for-profit company all profits are used for social good within Northern Ireland.
The Home Maintenance Service will include painting, gardening, grounds clearance and cleaning services. This is a social cooperative offering a competitive and professional practical service whilst providing social value through employment opportunities for individuals with health conditions, learning disabilities and those from disadvantaged backgrounds. People of all ages will be offered this pathway to employment, receive tailored training and will be supervised at all times. Our aim is to widen participation, address barriers to employment and offer work experience, skills gain and a healthy routine to participants.