The project was established in 2002 to assist East Ayrshire Council develop its Tenant Participation Strategy and Tenant Participation Activity across East Ayrshire. The Project is a partnership between TIS, East Ayrshire Council and East Ayrshire Tenants and Residents Federation (EATRF).
The Project has four main aims:
- To provide independent advice and support to EATRF to further develop the organisation
- To assist EATRF, local tenants and residents groups and interested tenants to influence housing policy and practice, both locally and nationally
- To provide information, advice and support to further develop local tenants and residents groups and assist communities establish new groups
- To assist East Ayrshire Council implement, monitor and review the Tenant Participation Strategy