About Willowacre Trust
Supporting people and communities is a priority for Willowacre Trust. As an organisation we know that by assisting individuals and families to sustain and improve their lives that we are impacting on the wider community.
Willowacre Trust supports community cohesion by creating an environment where families feel a sense of belonging, where families from diverse backgrounds are welcomed and where opportunities are available to everyone.
Undertaking work within communities is a key objective of the charity. Sometimes this work it is unseen such as developing derelict land, creating community projects, and tackling income and fuel poverty. Willowacre Trust explicitly commits to taking action to develop a strong social and economic infrastructure within communities with the aim of making a difference to lives of those people who live in these communities .
Our Community Objective is:
“Be proactive in delivering services and projects which impact on the lives of individuals and families and sustain tenancies.”
Defining our communities
Willowacre Trusts views a cohesive and thriving community as defined below:
"A community to us is more than just affordable homes; it is about creating safe, socially inclusive, thriving, vibrant communities where people want to live. To us it is about ensuring that people have access to training and employment opportunities, where they are supported to maximise their income, where they have improved health and wellbeing and feel good about their life."