Real Opportunities, a new pre-employment programme in Hackney

On Wednesday 14th September, we launched Real Opportunities, a new pre-employment programme for autistic people and/or people with Learning Disabilities living in Hackney. The programme is funded by Hackney Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Hackney Council. Our partners are Volunteering read more

Creative Industries Showcase at the Kingsland Hub

The annual Creative Industries Showcase at the Kingsland Hub took place on Wednesday 29th June and celebrated a year of creative and exciting work from our fine art, wood work, craft, textiles and Supporting Makers programmes. The event was attended read more

PBHA celebrates launch of Kingsland Hub

Peter Bedford Housing Association on 26 November celebrated the launch of Kingsland Hub, its new head office and community space in Haggerston, where it will host support services for people from across Hackney and Islington. Meg Hillier, MP for Hackney South and read more

PBHA welcomes Andy Love as Chair of Board

PBHA welcomed Andy Love as our new Chair of the Board at our Annual General Meeting on 24 September 2015, following the end of former chair Robert Woolf’s three-year tenure. Before joining PBHA, Andy Love was Labour Party MP for read more

Hello Kingsland Hub, farewell Legard Works

Peter Bedford Housing Association (PBHA) has moved to Kingsland Hub, its new registered office in Haggerston, following the closure of Legard Works at the end of September. PBHA Chief Executive Clare Norton said: ‘We are excited by the opportunity to read more

Street photographers showcase work at Outpost

A series of striking images of urban life in Hackney was on display at Outpost in September, showcasing the achievements of seven budding photographers on PBHA’s ‘Introduction to Street Photography’. The course, led by artist Roman Manfredi and funded by read more

Goodbye Gbemiga!

Today we say goodbye to Gbemiga Johnson, social work student at the University of Hertfordshire who has been on a 3-month study placement with PBHA. Gbemiga is a Respite Care Manager in West London, working with young people and their read more

Maths for All: Add skills, multiply confidence

A group of seven Hackney residents today celebrated their successful completion of Maths for All, a 9-week course at Peter Bedford Housing Association (PBHA). The course, funded by the Hackney Learning Trust, helps students build confidence and boost their employability. read more