We are very pleased to announce that Tonic, represented by our CEO Anna Kear, has been appointed to the newly-launched London Housing Panel designed to provide insight and expertise on housing issues affecting various London communities. We’re looking forward to working as well with our colleagues in the LGBT+ ageing and housing sectors to ensure the widely diverse experiences of our LGBT+ generations are brought to the table.
According to a press release from The Mayor of London’s office “Sadiq Khan, has announced the 15 leading organisations from across the voluntary and community sectors which will form the new independent London Housing Panel and help shape his housing policies for the capital… The panel has been established jointly with Trust for London, an independent charity which aims to tackle poverty and inequality in London.
Chair of the London Housing Panel, Raji Hunjan, said: “The 15 organisations represented on this panel work to empower communities and individuals who have faced unacceptable housing problems which include poor conditions, discrimination and unaffordable rent.”
We are grateful to Trust for London for their continued support of our mission.