Over 30 CHAT parents/carers attend Tentants Forum

Over 30 CHAT parents/carers attend our Tenants Forum event held at Cuckoo Hall Academy.

The trust organised a special event for all parents that live in rented accommodation in Enfield.

The event was in partnership with Citizens Advice Enfield, Trust for London and Enfield Council.

The topics discussed were:

- Rights as a tenant

- Rent deposit protection

- Landlord's duties

- HMO licensing

- Legislative and welfare benefit changes

- Safety in the home

- Disrepair

- Universal Credit

- Homelessness

A quote from one of the parents:
“Thank you for setting up the Enfield housing forum, I found it extremely interesting and helpful.
The information given was useful and having this meeting in the morning was very good idea as I can attend straight after school drop off.”