February 28, 2017
Foundation Housing has been awarded Community Sector Banking’s Community Housing Impact Award for Tenancy Management, in recognition of its innovative housing projects, designed to improve the lives of disadvantaged people in Western Australia.
Judges were impressed with the quality and scope of Foundation Housing’s numerous development projects, in Perth city, as well as regional and remote areas with large Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. In particular, Foundation Housing received credit for its:
Foundation Housing CEO Kathleen Gregory AM said: “We are thrilled to receive Community Sector Banking’s Community Housing Impact Award for Tenancy Management.”
“This award is a welcome validation of our strategy to work with tenants, community, government and service providers to reduce demand for social housing by supporting tenants to exit the system in a positive way,” Ms Gregory said.
“Through providing vital support services, as well as secure housing, we can tackle underlying issues and address social disadvantage in our communities.”