CHIC RESPONSE TO COVID-19

As the government recommends stricter measures in delaying the spread of the COVID-19 virus, we wanted to reassure you that the wellbeing of our members and employees is of upmost importance. We are closely monitoring and adhering to Government advice and doing everything we can to help, whilst still being fully committed to delivering a great service to our members. We remain fully operational and…

CHIC Seminar – Fire Safety & Precautions

Do you want to find out more on the best compliant solutions when protecting your residents and assets against fire risk? CHIC has partnered with supply chain partners Gerda Security and Novus Property Solutions to provide advice on compliant solutions to fire precaution, helping your organisation make effective decisions and promote smart asset management. Taking place on Tuesday 31st March, this half day event will advise…

CHIC Seminar – Are your Kitchens & Bathrooms Still Decent?

*POSTPONED* The decent homes standard set out that 95% of social housing should be decent by 2010. Over the last decade, the entire sector has been scrambling to replace kitchens and bathrooms to reflect this requirement and have done a fantastic job during this period. The products and sanitary ware that have been replaced as part of the programme, have come to the end or…

The Future of Heating – The Latest CHIC Seminar Summary

Regardless of where you sit on climate change or ‘environmental issues’, as described by some of the unconverted, change is coming in one form or the other as the planet gears up to de-carbonise. On a national level, from our interaction with registered providers & local government, their view is that one way to tackle it will be changing the way people heat their homes.…

WHAT IS THE CHIC CONFERENCE ALL ABOUT

Our annual conference brings together experts from the social housing community to share knowledge on how we can drive the sector in the right direction. CHIC now has a 10-year history of providing cashable savings and efficiencies for our 90+ members and we want to celebrate this by hosting a great event. All members of the social housing community are welcome for a FREE delegate…

Free BS 5839 Part 6 Update Workshop – do you know the changes?

The British Standards Institution’s recent update of the domestic fire detection and alarm system standard, specifically Part 6 of BS 5839, outlines the code of practice for the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of fire detection and fire alarm systems in domestic properties. You may be using this as your installation guide, to ensure that you fit to the government recommendations, so it is important to…