This webinar with Riverside examines trends in the commissioning of homelessness services by local authorities over the past decade and how the pandemic has impacted on the resilience of this already-traumatised system and left us at a critical crossroads.
On the anniversary of the first national lockdown, we were joined by Mr Eddie Hughes MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Rough Sleeping & Housing, Sophie Boobis, Head of Policy and Research at Homeless Link and Rick Henderson, Chief Executive at Homeless Link to reflect on the impact the pandemic and the way forward for the homelessness sector.
Here you can find all the session recordings from our online Homelessness and Migration conference, held on 17 March 2021.The event was designed to equip homelessness services and commissioners with the information and tools they need to better support homeless migrants. It was delivered by Homeless Link in partnership with the Pan-London Migrant Frontline Network facilitated by Praxis Community Projects.
Listen to the second episode of Homeless Link's Covid-19 webinar series on emerging healthcare issues. This webinar looks at the risk of suicide for people who are at risk of or experiencing homelessness, how best to support them, and how to look after your own wellbeing in the process.
Listen to the first episode of Homeless Link's Covid-19 webinar series on emerging healthcare issues. Hear from Dr Bola Owolabi, Director of Health Inequalities at NHS England and Improvement, and Steven Platts, Chief Executive at Groundswell, on how the NHS and service providers can help address the health inequalities faced by people experiencing homelessness.
Hear from two of our Ending Women's Homelessness Grantees Safer Places in Essex and Staffordshire Women's Aid in Stafford on the support they provide to older women experiencing domestic abuse and at risk of homelessness.