Partnerships

Target Housing Ltd

www.targetsheffield.org.uk

www.targetrotherham.org.uk

South Yorkshire Housing Association

www.syha.co.uk

Chevin Housing Association

www.chevinha.co.uk

Salvation Army Housing Association
Doncaster FOYER

www.saha.org.uk

Stonham Housing Association

www.stonham.org.uk

Shelter

www.shelter.org.uk

Doncaster Womens Aid

www.doncaster-womens-aid.co.uk

Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

www.dwp.gov.uk

Dial

www.dialdoncaster.co.uk

Surestart

www.surestart.gov.uk

Office of the Deputy Prime Minister

Government Department responsible for housing & homelessness.

www.communities.gov.uk

Supporting People

Information regarding Supporting People which funds supported housing.

www.doncaster.gov.uk/supportingpeople

Doncaster Metroplitan Borough Council

Information on local services supporting people, homelessness, housing, social services etc...

www.doncaster.gov.uk

Sheffield City Council

Find a detailed guide to the work of the council, including the Lord Mayor's role and council meetings. Includes tourism and entertainment facts.

www.sheffield.gov.uk

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council

Check the diary of coming events, plus the information base of council services. Gives details of job vacancies and councillor contact info.

www.rotherham.gov.uk

Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council

Details education, training, living and working in the area, with reference map. Includes details on town parishes and community partnerships.

www.barnsley.gov.uk

Housing Bodies

National Housing Federation

Organisation which promotes "decent housing for all" and represents independent social landlords. Find details of conferences online.

www.housing.org.uk

The Chartered Institute of Housing

The professional body for people working in housing, maximising the contribution that housing professionals make to the well being of communities.

www.cih.org

Publications

Inside housing

Weekly magazine brings news on social housing in England to landlords, residents, and researchers. Find jobs in public housing.

www.insidehousing.co.uk

Roof Magazine

ROOF is a bi-monthly magazine covering all aspects of housing policy. ROOF aims to provide a wide variety of in-depth comment and analysis plus hard-hitting features and revealing interviews with government ministers and other leading figures. This relaunched site is packed with information, including a new magazine archive, and is available to existing and new magazine subscribers.

www.roofmag.co.uk

Useful Sites

Learn Direct

Government-supported initiative with computer-based courses designed to enhance business skills and to offer increased employment opportunities.

www.learndirect.co.uk

Child Support Agency

Department for Work and Pensions' Child Support Agency works to deliver child support service to help reduce child poverty. Read about its aims and work.

www.csa.gov.uk

NHS Direct

Government service is backed by a team of on-call nurses. Consult the directory of common symptoms and find out when and where to get help.

www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk

Multimap

Supplies a range of tools to enable UK-specific searches. Includes place name, London street name, post code and grid reference searching.

www.multimap.com

Citizens' Advice Bureau

Citizens Advice Bureau Service offers free, confidential, impartial and independent advice. Get advice on several social policy areas and find out about volunteering.

www.citizensadvice.org.uk

Training

Northern College

Northern College at Barnsley is a residential college dedicated to the education and training of people who are without formal qualifications and are seeking to return to learning.

www.northern.ac.uk

Trafford Hall

Trafford Hall is a National Tenants Resource Centre, a registered charity, offering training and support to people living and working in disadvantaged communities.

www.traffordhall.com

Doncaster College

www.don.ac.uk