Archive for January 2014


  • Lobbying Bill reaction

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    We are dismayed that this badly designed piece of legislation has gone through, despite the united opposition from hundreds of charities. Like many campaigning organisations, Shelter Cymru’s lobbying work is very firmly based in the real life experiences of the people who use our services. This Bill will seriously limit our work and effectively silence … read more…

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  • Dealing with Financial Realities – Everyone’s Agenda

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    Financial realities – everyone’s agenda 14th March 2014, Gorseinon, Swansea Supported by Coastal Housing 9th April 2014, Llanrwst, Conwy Supported by Cartrefi Conwy At a time of record levels of personal debt, public sector spending cuts, and sweeping welfare benefit changes, the need to prioritize financial inclusion throughout services is increasingly urgent. This event will examine … read more…

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  • PRS licensing

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    There has been a lot of debate around the pros and cons of compulsory licensing for landlords in the private rented sector, so we’ve put together a short myth-buster addressing some of the most common arguments against licensing. You can download it here. PRS licensing myths and facts

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  • Invacare supports charity cyclist

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    Leading healthcare equipment provider Invacare has given Shelter Cymru a helping hand or rather a handcycle for its 2014 ‘Ride to the Rugby’ challenge. The company has donated a Top End Force 2 handcycle to Josh Davies, who, despite being paralysed in an accident two years ago, is determined to take part in the challenge. … read more…

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