Positive Footprints shines brightly at CIH Housing 2021 conference

Positive Footprints at CIH Housing 2021 - Amir

Positive Footprints has a hugely successful week at Housing 2021, meeting several potential partners and increasing awareness in the housing sector. Amongst a sea of flashy fitted kitchens and exquisite interior designers, Positive Footprints shone brightly as the only exhibition stand to tell the story of how housing associations are investing in their communities with […]

Positive Footprints set to inspire at CIH Housing 2021 international event

Positive Footprints CIH Housing 2021

Positive Footprints will be showcasing the amazing impact housing associations make inspiring children in their communities at Housing 2021 from 7-9 September. Stand E71 at Manchester Central will be our home for three fun-filled days at Europe’s leading housing festival. The annual conference will see thousands of attendees from the industry come together to discuss, debate and learn more about ways to improve […]

New North West youth hostel set to open

NCRC at Trafford Hall

We are delighted to announce that National Communities Resource Centre at Trafford Hall, a partner of Positive Footprints, is set to open again as a youth hostel and national training centre in partnership with YHA (England & Wales).  YHA (England & Wales) has been appointed by The Regenda Group to run and manage a new youth hostel and training centre […]

Gentoo and Regenda Homes to speak at Positive Footprints PlaceShapers event

Nigel Wilson, CEO Gentoo Group, at Positive Footprints event

Positive Footprints are working with PlaceShapers to improve the lives of more than 15,000 young people across the UK. Find out how by joining our online event free for PlaceShapers members on Thursday 1st April 2021 (01/04/21) Click here to register > Explore how housing associations are working to raise aspirations, open up the world of […]

Positive Footprints to host mental health talk for over 200 teachers

Positive Footprints and Chasing the Stigma - Let's talk about mental health

Positive Footprints are supporting the wellbeing of teachers and headteachers by hosting an online mental health talk with charity Chasing the Stigma on Wednesday 17th March from 4pm-5pm.   With many key worker children already in school, and many more pupils returning on Monday 8th March 2021, we understand it is a challenging time for the education sector. […]

An interview with Lesley Burrows: National Apprenticeship Week 2021

Lesley Burrows speaking at a Positive Footprints event holding a microphone

It’s National Apprenticeship Week 2021, so we sat down with Lesley Burrows, Managing Director of Positive Footprints, to discuss all things apprenticeships. So Lesley, why do you think apprenticeships are important? One of the main reasons apprenticeships are important is that those who complete them participate in experiential learning. Apprentices get to learn academically while […]

Partnership will raise the aspirations of more than 100 children!

Photo of Positive Footprints apprentice Kate outside her out school

We’re delighted to partner with Liverpool-based Eldonian Community Based Housing Association, who are investing in their local community by opening up the world of work for more than 100 children over the next two years. The housing association has provided funding for The Trinity School to receive our award-winning Raising Aspirations programme, which aims to […]