Everyone at NCHA has a story to tell, so we spoke to customers from all over the East Midlands to hear what they had to say.
Independent living: Jonathan
Jonathan has lived through some very difficult times, but has found a supportive place to call home at NCHA's Ben Mayo Court.
Affordable housing: Jake
After a serious accident, Jake found art to be a useful form of rehabilitation.
Shared ownership: Laura and Alex
Laura and Alex found a new place to call home - which they bought using shared ownership.
Domestic abuse: Pat
An abusive partner made Pat's life very difficult, but with the support of refuge staff, she's getting back on her feet.
Independent living: Linda
Linda survived a traumatic experience, and a supportive friend made all the difference.
Homelessness and health problems made life very difficult for Nigel, but with NCHA's support, he's been able to rebuild.