About us

Who we are

Golden Lane Housing works with people with a learning disability to provide supported housing around which they can build their lives. We were established as an independent registered charity by Mencap in 1998 to help tackle the immense challenges that people with a learning disability face in finding a home.

Since our inception we have invested £122.8 million transforming the lives of over 2,370 people with a wide range of needs in more than 1,200 properties across England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Each year we house over 100 people and continually find innovate ways to provide suitable housing solutions in this ever changing society.

How we operate

Golden Lane Housing Limited is incorporated in England, Wales and Northern Ireland under the Companies Act 1985 with registered number 3597323. We are a registered community benefit society under the Co-operative and Community Benefit Societies Act 2014, with Registered Community Benefit Society Number 8734 and a Registered Provider, Registered Social Landlord Number 4803.

GLH is regulated by the Regulator of Social Housing.

Corporate social responsibility

Golden Lane Housing’s business activities impact on our customers, employees, partners, the community, the environment and economy. Read about our Corporate social responsibility and Environmental policy statement.

Annual reports and reviews

If you would like a copy our latest annual report that provides information about our goals and achievements each year or details of our financial accounts or other information visit the publications section.