My Property World podcast episode – UK Rural Social Housing

Solo Housing CEO Carolyn Howell MBE was delighted to join Sarah Walker to take part in another My Property World podcast in June 2022 The podcast talks about the challenges & possible solutions when providing genuinely affordable housing for single people in rural areas We hope you enjoy listening below: https://anchor.fm/my-property-world/episodes/UK-Rural-Social-Housing-in-Focus—Will-Mallard-interviews-Sarah-Walker-and-Carolyn-Howell—EPISODE-217-e1j9ho8

Employment Opportunity – Support Worker – Hostel

Job Title: Housing Support Worker Salary: £20,412 per year Location: Hostel based in Diss Job Type: Full Time permanent role, Monday to Friday with a rota for on-call duties with some scope for flexible working. The successful applicant will work with our residents in the hostel and out in the community. Role responsibilities for the Support Worker To interview and […]

Employment Opportunity – Support Worker – Community

Job Title: Housing Support Worker Salary: £20,412 per year Location: Community – based in South Norfolk and Breckland area Job Type: Full Time permanent role, Monday to Friday with a rota for on-call duties with some scope for flexible working. The successful applicant will work with our residents in their homes and out in the community, as well as […]

Bespoke jewellery collection created by Solo Housing residents in partnership with Make Pivot.

Thanks to a Saffron Housing Trust Community Foundation Community Grant, Solo Housing in partnership with Make Pivot have delivered a bespoke course for people to make, market and sell their handcrafted jewellery. Make Pivot is a social enterprise that trains people experiencing homelessness to become self-employed creative makers. Five people attended the 12-week programme held […]

Executive Committee Spring Recruitment Launch

We are delighted to launch our Executive Committee (trustee board) spring recruitment activity.  We are looking for a new chair for our Executive Committee to join our experienced, hardworking and dedicated Executive Committee, a treasurer & also new members to join the main Executive Committee The Executive Committee chair works with the wider committee members […]

Self-employment opportunities for people who have experienced homelessness

Thanks to Saffron Housing Trust’s Community Foundation and their Community Grant, Solo Housing, in partnership with Make Pivot, a social enterprise that trains people experiencing homelessness to become self-employed creative makers Pivot – Jewellery made by homeless Londoners (makepivot.org) launched a bespoke course for people to make, market and sell handcrafted jewellery. Five people have […]

We are in Suffolk Norfolk Life Magazine

The work of our Shared Housing and Lodgings Manager Nicola Barnett has been featured in the October edition of Suffolk Norfolk Life Thank you to the editorial team at SNL for including our article and advertisement on pages 114 and 115 of the October editions To read the October SNL edition and the article please […]

Solo Housing Values Launch

Solo Housing are proud to announce their new organisational values. Over the past few months everyone across Solo Housing has been sharing what is important to them about how we operate and work towards our vision of delivering housing solutions for single people. Residents, Staff and Executive Committee members chose 75 different words and various […]

Another successful Suffolk Recovery football tournament at Nowton Park Bury St Edmunds

Following a break in 2020 due to the pandemic, the annual Homelessness Recovery six a side football tournament was hosted through partnership working, bringing together Orwell Housing Anglia Care Trust & Solo Housing to organise the event. We were delighted to see over 70 people at our tournament: bringing together teams representing organizations from the […]