An Introduction to Homelessness

Monday, 11 March 2019

This course will introduce you to the homelessness sector.  It will help you to understand homelessness and give you access to sources of advice, support and services that are available to your clients.

At a glance

Course type: Essentials
Who should attend? Front line support workers, Managers, Volunteers and others

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

Who this course is for?

It is suitable for managers, frontline staff and volunteers in the homelessness and supported housing sector.

What you will learn?

On completion of this course you will: 

  • Understand the different definitions of homelessness
  • Understand Government policy on ending homelessness
  • Understand your local authorities responsibilities in relation to homeless people
  • Gain introductory knowledge about working with drug and alcohol users
  • Be aware of the resources and sources of help that are available for your clients


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


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Lana Newby

Events officer

Lana co-ordinates our range of scheduled training and events.

Telephone: 020 7840 4497