Influencing Documents

BCHA work closely with housing, criminal justice, health and support sectors to improve services and policies for our customers. Providing written evidence, reports and resources are an important part of influencing Government decisions.

You can find some of our submissions below. 

Financial Exclusion

Future Funding Supported Housing Inquiry

Homelessness Inquiry

Rent Freedom

Supported Housing Funding Consultation

Universal Credit Inquiry

Case Studies

BCHA supports over 10,000 people every year to take control of their lives and equips them to find a way forward and we use Case Studies to illustrate the positive impact we have made on people's lives.

We thank all the people who have given permission for us to share their stories. Names and some details have been changed to protect people's anonymity.


Overcoming barriers to work - Hannah's story 

Helping victims of domestic abuse - Mary's story 

Helping victims of human trafficking - Ben's story 

Working with vulnerable young people - John's story 


NCS Experience - Tanatsa's story 

NCS Pastoral Team Leader - Kacper's story