Action on Empty Homes

We are pleased to be included in the latest Action on Empty Homes Toolkit.  It is designed to encourage partnerships between the the housing sector and local communities to bring empty properties back into use, creating housing option for those in need of housing.  The report highlights the creatives partnerships we have been involved with … Read more

Kickstart Scheme

Community Campus is working with the Government Kickstart scheme that provides jobs for 16-24 year olds who are at risk of long term unemployment in the Tees Valley. We are currently hosting 6 roles – 3 in the organisation’s projects and 3 at Coatham House and the Reloved project in Redcar. Pictured here are Corben … Read more

Social Enterprise Mark 2020-2021

Community Campus are pleased to announce that we have once again been awarded the Social Enterprise Mark for 2021-2022. The Mark is the only accreditation to independently assess social enterprises against agreed criteria to provide a guarantee of a commitment to creating positive social change. The award of the Mark proves our commitment to using … Read more

Harrison Packaging – Charity Partner

We would like to express our thanks to Harrison Packaging who have chosen Community Campus 87 as one of their charity partners for 2021. There is a great synergy between the two organisations with many shared values. It is really refreshing to see a local, independent and successful business show a real interest in homelessness … Read more

We Invest in People the Standard Accreditation Achieved 2020

We are delighted that Investors In People have awarded the organisation We Invest in People Standard Accreditation. It means that the principles and practices around supporting people are in place and everyone understands how to use them to make work better. Paul Devoy the CEO of Investors in People said “We’d like to congratulate Community … Read more

Covid-19 Homelessness Response Fund

Community Campus are pleased to announce that they were one of 130 charities nationwide to receive funding from the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government via the Homeless Link Covid-19 Homeless Response Fund. The funding allows the sector to continue its work during the pandemic, it is supporting our work across Teesside with those … Read more

Homes for Cathy

Community Campus ‘87 is a member of Homes for Cathy, a national alliance of housing associations and homelessness charities dedicated to raising awareness of the needs of homeless people. Community Campus ‘87 is working to meet 9 commitments for Homes for Cathy, which are helping to shape and develop our policies and practices on ending … Read more

Housing Solutions Case Study

Community Campus are proud to be included as a case study in the Housing Solutions Platform “50 Out-of-the-Box Solutions to Homelessness and Housing Exclusion”. The selected projects focus on providing safe decent and affordable housing through innovative means. The initiatives were selected by a panel of housing experts and were identified through an open call … Read more

Making Community Led Homes Happen

Nik and Carl attended the North East Community Led Housing Conference 2019 “Making Community Led Homes Happen” on the 25 November 2019 in Gosforth. The meeting heard from local and national examples of projects developing innovative housing through a community led agenda. The North East is developing 3 hubs to provide the support and infrastructure … Read more

Community Action Work

Community Campus have worked with the Stockton and Riverside College Princes Trust group over the last few weeks offering community action work placements for over 20 young people. This involved in helping a series of local charities with their work with homeless people. The groups worked with Community Campus ’87, Coatham House and East Cleveland Youth … Read more