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Be your own boss with help from The Prince's Trust


The focus of our Enterprise programme is on you becoming the best business owner you can be.


  • Interested in running their own business
  • Have a business idea they want help to explore


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My 18 years as Chief Executive

This year Unity Homes and Enterprise celebrates its 30th anniversary. We were set up as a community housing association at the peak of the Thatcher years to address the needs of black and minority ethnic communities in Leeds.

When I took the reins as chief executive 18 years ago this month, Un...

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Unity looks forward to its 30th anniversary

Our Chief Executive, Ali Akbor, has spoken of his pride at the organisation’s achievements and future plans as it prepares to celebrate its 30th anniversary next year.

Unity was set-up as a community housing association in 1987 to address the needs of black and minority ethnic communities in L...

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The latest edition of Unity News is available for download!

Download the Winter edition of Unity News by clicking the link at the side of this page.

This edition features:

  • Paying your rent over winter – A reminder that rent is a priority during the winter months, with tips on how to save money!
  • Budget winter warmers – Cheap, delicious meals to k...
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Christmas Opening Hours

We’d like to remind our tenants and customers that our office will be closed for some of the Christmas period:

Fri 23rd December – 9.00am – 5.00pm

Mon 26th December (Boxing Day) – CLOSED
Tue 27th December (Bank Holiday) – CLOSED
Wed 28th December – CLOSED
Thur 29th December – CLOSED
Fri 30t...

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Unity are pleased to sponsor Chapeltown Cougars

Leeds housing association Unity Homes and Enterprise has presented Chapeltown Cougars rugby league under 9s with new branded hoodies to keep them warm as winter arrives.

The specially-commissioned clothing was handed over to Cougars founder and head coach Steve Walker by Unity’s chief executiv...

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