Housing First for practitioners

Monday, 14 January 2019 to Tuesday, 15 January 2019
London

This two-day course offers a creative, fun and in-depth chance to explore one of the biggest innovations to enter the homelessness sector in decades.

Focussing on implementation of the key principles, with an aim of ensuring workers embody the philosophy through their practice, this two-day course offers a creative, fun and in-depth chance to explore one of the biggest innovations to enter the homelessness sector in decades.

Who is this course for?

Homeless Link has developed this programme specifically for people delivering support in Housing First services.

What will you learn?

Day 1

Provides an introduction to the approach and key principles; considering challenges in implementation, understanding rights and considering ethical dilemmas that may arise. This course provides delegates with a solid understanding of Housing First. Please note day one can be booked as a standalone course.

Day 2

Building on day one, delegates will delve deeper into the principles and philosophy of Housing First. Bringing in learning from trauma and psychologically informed practice, and with an aim at shifting mindset, this course challenges and stimulates discussion so that by the end of the day delegates will know and feel how their role is so important in ending homelessness.

Duration

Two-day course

Venue

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

Costs 

This training is being provided to train delegates to become Trainers for the Housing First England project, and will be delivered free of charge. If you deliver support in a Housing First service and are interested in becoming a Trainer and attending this two-day course please email Joanne Prestidge at joanne.prestidge@homelesslink.org.uk

Talk To Us

Laura Millward

Laura Millward

Training manager

Laura develops and manages Homeless Link's in-house training programme. 

Telephone: 020 7840 4450
Email: laura.millward@homelesslink.org.uk
Twitter: @TrainingHL