Wednesday 16th August 6.30 - 8pm, Wee Hub Ocean Terminal
Member defence is how we can real win changes in our homes and blocks. Its where members come together to win repairs, stop rent increases, stop evictions and improve our immediate conditions by taking action together. All are welcome, no experience necessary.
At each meeting we cover: national and local updates; training on member defence and work on our members issues. If you would like something to be added to the agenda contact before hand.
Recent wins include £900 rent back and boiler repair/ stopped rent increase + boiler repair/ delayed rent increase + mould fixed!
RSVP to come along and if you have your own issue contact us before and let us know and fill out this form here: tinyurl.com/lrmemberdefenceform
Accessibility: the space is wheelchair accessible but cold, so wrap up warm! Kids welcome to come and also take part, responsibility is the parents. If you have translation needs or other accessibility needs let us know.
Time, dates and regularity
Member Defence meetings in Leith are open to all members across the city. They are bi-monthly on the 2nd and 4th full week of each month, Wednesday at 6.30pm - 8pm. They are open to people who have issues and those who want to work with fellow members to win real changes to our homes and grow the union.
Where is the wee hub? The Wee Hub is at the back of Ocean Terminal/ on the right when you come in through the front entrance.
Can't make this meeting? There are meetings in Fountainbridge on 2nd and 4th full week Tuesday evenings 6pm at Fountain Cafe on Grove Street and also in Lochend, Ripple Centre time changes (email [email protected]) if you are based nearer thaose ends of town or the day suits better. see livingrent.org/events
Living Rent is Scotland's Tenants Union, rooted in the community, working to put power back in the hands of ordinary people. Member defence is run by and for members, if you want to fight for safe, afforable, secure housing for yourself and neighbours, Join here: livingrent.org/join.
If you want to take on your issue you must join as a member, come along to find out what that means!
- August 16, 2023 at 6:30pm – 8pm
The Wee Hub, Ocean Terminal, First Floor, 74 Ocean Dr, Leith, Edinburgh EH6 6JJ
74 Ocean Dr
Edinburgh EH6 6JJ
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