Your Voice

Your Voice is a cross-tenure resident majority group that aims to ensure the resident voice is heard, has influence and helps to shape Octavia's services.

Your voice is supported by several housing specialists and at least one Board Member, reports to the Group Services Committee, and works in partnership with Octavia and the Board to make sure we listen to resident views and deliver excellent services. 

Octavia supports Your Voice through providing a budget for it's running, training and administrative support; enabling them to be an effective voice for residents. 

Your Voice consists of: 

Interim Chair - Annie Lathaen (Board Member)

Yared Bizuneh (Shared Owner), Georgina George (Resident Member), Irene Bannon (Independent Chair of the Complaints Panel), Keith Usher (Resident Member), Steve Smith (Resident Member), David Wickersham (Independent Member), Laila Naviad (Resident Member), Greta Kendall (Resident Member), Jean Roch (Resident Member), Boyd Emery (Resident Member), David Coshan (Resident Member), Rachid Boufas (Resident Member), Robert Brown (Resident Member), Vaniche Sweeney (Resident Member), Amir Vata (Resident Member) and Eileen Crawford (Resident Member).

If you would like more information on how you can be more involved as a resident then please contact our Resident Involvement Manager on 0208 354 5674