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Interim CEO appointment

Photo: City West Housing, specialist supplier of affordable housing
 

City West Housing has engaged Sara Watts as its interim CEO following the departure of Janelle Goulding. 

Mike Rollo, Chairman of City West Housing, said “I would like to thank Ms Goulding for the contributions she made during her tenure and we wish her well. 

Today, as a specialist supplier of affordable housing, City West Housing provides 728 properties to key workers and continues to perform strongly. We currently have a number of sites under development and expect to add over 300 new properties within the next three years.

City West Housing continues to actively look…

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Photo: Cookbook featuring easy recipes, memories of family and stories.
 

Over the past few months CWH tenants and staff have put their heart and soul into a cookbook that shares not only some of their favourite recipes but also why those recipes are meaningful to them.

The cookbook was developed in partnership with UTS: Design, Architecture & Building students from Socially Responsive Design.

Featuring easy recipes, memories of family, stories from many food cultures.

The taste from home cookbook is free to download - click here

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Photo: proud sponsor of new toolkit for community housing providers
 
CWH was a proud sponsor of new toolkit for community housing providers

The new program, officially launched on International Women's Day, has been developed for community housing providers, to help strengthen approaches to domestic and family violence and older women's homelessness.

We were joined by representatives from NSW Federation of Housing, Domestic Violence NSW, Homelessness NSW and the Older Women's Studio Development project to learn about the new tool.

The event also included a panel discussion about the development of the program and the issues surrounding housing…

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Photo: new plans for 450 new affordable homes
 
City of Sydney Council reveals plans for 450 new affordable homes Published by: Domain.com.au. 27 August 2016

Key Sydney workers battling to find housing on low incomes such as nurses, cleaners, security people, teachers and police are to be offered 450 affordable new homes.

The City of Sydney Council has announced plans to build 300 units at Green Square on vacant land, and 150 at the soon-to-close Marian Street council cleaning depot at Redfern.

City of Sydney chief executive Monica Barone said: “If people on low to moderate incomes can’t find reasonable affordable housing…

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