The PLUS Project is a partnership between Shelter and Homeless Link. Funded by London Councils, we support organisations, boroughs and landlords in London working with people who are sleeping rough, homeless, or in housing need. Our work has a stong partnership, cross-sector working and equalities focus.
Policy Forum on Universal Credit
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1.30 Registration & Refreshments
1.45 Welcome, intro to PLUS, event overview
1.50 UC for single homeless claimants
- overview of UC for single people,
- overview recent changes,
- DWP Guidance for those working with people who are homeless
2.10 Recent research on UC & financial resilience from Policy in Practice
2.35 Supporting People with UC at the Front line
What’s working well/better?
What are the challenges?
3.00 Effective joint working between Homelessness Agencies & DWP/Job Centres
3.10 What we know about future ‘managed migration’ to UC of those still on legacy Benefits
3.15 Homeless Link London Welfare Reform Impact Research Project
3.30 Group discussions
4.15 Group discussion feedback, summary and further help/info
4.30 Event Close
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London Development Manager
Jane works on our PLUS project, which provides support to homelessness agencies across London through a mixture of guidance, training and events.
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