Hackney Homes shortlisted for two Housing Heroes Awards

Hackney Homes are in the running for two housing heroes awards; Inspirational Mentor of the year and Inspirational Board member of the year after being shortlisted from almost 300 entries in the 2013 Housing Heroes Awards.

These awards are in their fifth year and showcase the people and teams that are doing exceptional work in the housing sector.

Hackney Homes Board Vice Chair, Alice Burke and Support Services Manager, Jennifer Amos are one of six shortlisted in each category.

Rupert Tyson MBE, Chair, Hackney Homes Board
We are pleased to be shortlisted in these categories. It is recognition of the good work that is being done by Hackney Homes board and staff and the dedication we have towards the residents of Hackney.
Rupert Tyson MBE, Chair, Hackney Homes Board

The event is organised by Inside Housing magazine and the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).

Winners will be revealed the night before the doors open at the CIH Conference and Exhibition in Manchester on Monday 24 June.

Chartered Institute of Housing Chief Executive Grainia Long said: “These awards celebrate the unsung heroes of the housing world and I’d like to congratulate all of the shortlisted finalists.  They embody the passion, dedication and energy of housing professionals, board members and tenants and the outstanding contribution housing makes to people and communities all over the UK.”