Wednesday 18th January 6.30pm, Bundits Bar
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. Each meeting is unique, but we'll be going over cases, learning negotiation skills and strategy planning. If you would like something to be added to the agenda contact before hand.
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 venue is disability accessible. Kids are welcome to come along and encouraged to join in if they would like to.
Time, dates and regularity
Member Defence meetings in Leith are open to all members across the city. They are on the 2nd and 4th full week of each month, Wednesday at 6.30pm - 7.30pm. 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.
There are meetings in Fountainbridge on 2nd and 4th full week Tuesday evenings 6pm at Fountain Cafe on Grove Street, if you are based nearer that end of townor the dayt 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!