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Central Government makes East Cambs District Council new host of national housing programme

Reference: 
PR/11Mar16/NPSS
Date: 
Fri, 03/11/2016

 

The incredible turnaround of East Cambridgeshire’s Housing Options team has led to them being named the new host of a national housing programme.

The National Practitioner Support Service (NPSS) programme is funded by Central Government via the Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG), and was previously hosted by Winchester City Council.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:Central Government makes East Cambs District Council new host of national housing programme

East Cambridgeshire aiming for Gold Standard

Reference: 
071/15
Date: 
Tue, 10/06/2015

With East Cambridgeshire setting a high standard in tackling homelessness, the District Council has been asked to host the National Practitioner for Department of Communities and Local Government’s (DCLG) Housing Gold Standard.

Steve Tong, the Practitioner for the East of England and Kent, will be based in the Housing Options team for three days a week where he will help authorities work towards the Gold Standard.  

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:East Cambridgeshire aiming for Gold Standard

More money to support recycling in East Cambs

Reference: 
023/15
Date: 
Tue, 03/17/2015

With recycling rates in East Cambridgeshire projected to go over 54 per cent this year, the District Council has won more money from Government to help promote recycling further.

The Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG) announced East Cambridgeshire District Council was one of 46 successful bids to receive funding through its Recycling Reward Scheme.

The full ECDC press release can be viewed here:More money to support recycling in East Cambs