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Kineara wins bid to bring intensive approach to job seekers

Kineara wins bid to bring intensive approach to job seekers

We are very excited to announce that we’ll be starting a new project in the new year, having been awarded funding to carry out an Intensive Employment Support Programme across Hackney and Tower Hamlets.

Taking place over 13-weeks, we’ll work with 34 individuals throughout the year to provide..

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Kineara’s Maria Morgan speaks at forum on welfare changes and social housing

Kineara’s Maria Morgan speaks at forum on welfare changes and social housing

It was fantastic to have Kineara’s managing director Maria Morgan speak at Westminster Briefing’s forum on supporting tenants through welfare reform in central London last week. She joined members of the Department of Work and Pensions (DWP) and housing professionals raised concerns about how..

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Bringing RSP to the private sector

Bringing RSP to the private sector

At Kineara we have created flexible programmes so that they can be adapted to suit the changing needs of our clients. This flexibility is important to us, as it means we can adjust some details of our work while keeping true to our core beliefs – that all people deserve a decent home.

So..

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Integrating community cohesion into Kineara’s future work

Integrating community cohesion into Kineara’s future work

Over the last year, Kineara partnered with Southern Housing Group to deliver a community cohesion programme for residents of a development in Fulneck Place. Called New Beginnings, the innovative programme was designed to support residents who were new to the development with their move, foster good..

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Motivate to Educate first primary school pilot builds on early success

M2E, Kineara’s educational engagement programme for school students, delivered its first programme to primary school pupils this summer.

Taking place at Redlands Primary School in Tower Hamlets between March and July, Kineara practitioner Anja Lewin worked with five pupils referred by the..

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Kineara Summer Brunch – thanks to everyone who took part!

Kineara launched a licensed version of our innovative Rent Support Programme last week at a summer brunch and information day at our offices in Tower Hamlets. We had a great day, thank you all who came to hear about our work!

The Rent Support Programme (RSP), which has been running for three..

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CASE STUDY: Learning to keep spending on track

Kineara practitioner, Liz Towobola, spoke with one of her residents at the close of her programme about how they worked through her spending to ease the pressure on rent payments.
Liz: I remember at the beginning of the programme you were feeling under pressure, like the house wasn’t yours..

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Anja Lewin and Melanie Sirinathsingh talk about M2E’s early success

Kineara’s innovative Motivate2Educate programme is bringing a holistic approach to educational support for young people in Tower Hamlets and has just been awarded its first major contract. Melanie Sirinathsingh speaks with M2E practitioner Anja Lewin about how the programme originated and what it..

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Reaching crisis point: Kineara's RSP featured in Inside Housing

Reaching crisis point

02/05/2014

Tenants on the verge of eviction are being helped to remain in their homes by a recently formed social enterprise that is saving their landlords significant sums in the process. Daniel Douglas finds out how

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