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Kingdom starts contract protecting vulnerable people

imageKingdom is pleased to have started working on behalf of North Star Housing Group, a North East based Housing Association that provides affordable housing, invests in communities and develops new homes across the Tees Valley, North Yorkshire and County Durham.

Kingdom is providing security and concierge services at two properties on behalf of North Star Housing Group. One is for vulnerable young people aged 18-25, and one is a women’s centre.

North Star own and manage over 3,500 properties, and aim to give people so much more than a place to live. They were established in 2006 as a non-charitable parent to provide services and bring together Endeavour, Teesdale and Darlington Housing Associations. They are also a member of PlaceShaper, a national network of more than 100 community focused housing associations. Between them they manage and own more than 805,000 homes and provide services to more than two million people. They re-invest 100% of their profits into their homes and communities, and have helped more than 60,000 people into work since 2010.

Kingdom’s dedicated social housing team has extensive experience and an in-depth understanding of the special and sensitive safeguarding demands of the social housing sector, allowing them to focus on the criteria that matter most to their customers.

Safeguarding people, facilities and reputations, Kingdom’s social housing security and concierge teams provide a safe place. They embrace client’s demographics, culture and sensitive requirements, and are vigilant but discreet to assist social housing establishments strike the balance between a building that is welcome yet secure.

Innovative, independent and driven to explore new ways, Kingdom successfully manage thousands of service personnel to the highest standard specialising in security, cleaning and environmental protection. Our national network of regional support offices manage thousands of service personnel to the highest standard, benchmarked by all the major UK quality accreditation bodies.

Established in 1993 and operating nationally, commercial and service strength supported with organic and acquisition growth has seen Kingdom become one of the largest independently owned companies in the UK within their areas of service expertise. Commercially strong they have a strategy to continually grow and strengthen by expanding their services and offering a complete support service to their customers.

Kingdom take a fresh approach to the support services market: adapting to the proliferation of new technologies and emerging security threats, whilst also offering their customers a leaner, smarter and more connected way of working.

For more information about Kingdom and all their services, please visit www.kingdom.co.uk or call 0845 051 7702.