Homelessness Law, Practice and the Homelessness Reduction Act

Tuesday, 5 February 2019
London | £10 off - book by 14 December 2018

Develop your understanding of the statutory duties the people you support may be owed by the council, including the new duties of the Homelessness Reduction Act.

At a glance

Course type: Knowledge
Who should attend? Front line support workers, Managers

Click here for full course details or to book an in-house session for you and your colleagues

Who is this course for?

It is suitable for managers and frontline staff in the homelessness and supported housing sector who are working with people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness, who need support to navigate what statutory duties their clients may be owed by the council.

What will you learn?

This course will:

  • Describe the key duties owed by the Council including the new duties of the Homelessness Reduction Act.
  • Identify how to make a homelessness application to the Council plus when and how they investigate.
  • Discuss the five key areas investigated: eligibility for assistance, homelessness, priority need, intentionality and local connection.
  • Evaluate how to best support clients achieve their best housing outcome.

Venue

Homeless Link, Minories House, 2-5 Minories, London, EC3N 1BJ

Cost

Talk To Us

Lana Newby

Events officer

Lana administers our range of scheduled events & training.

Telephone: 020 7840 4497
Email: lana.newby@homelesslink.org.uk

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