First Choice Win CIH Communications Award
Penarth based first Choice Housing Association were winners at the recent CIH Welsh Housing Awards. First Choice Housing Asociation were recognised for their tenants newsletter in the Communications and Publications category. The judges said of the newsletter “First Choice Housing Association’s Tenants’ Voice is a publication for users, by users”.
The awards, which recognise outstanding work by housing organisations to improve the lives of people in their communities, are organised by the Chartered Institute of Housing (CIH).
First Choice was established in 1988 and provides homes for over 650 adults with a learning disability to live independently in their local community. Working in partnership with 18 local authorities throughout Wales and Shropshire, First Choice is the only Welsh housing association who specialise in learning disability accommodation.