Women Experiencing Homelessness

A one-day course exploring current good practice in supporting women who are sleeping rough or are utilising homelessness services.

Who is this course for?

This course is suitable for new frontline staff or experienced professionals who work with women.

What will you learn?

On completion of this course you will:

  • Understand how gender and trauma Informed practice can be integrated into existing ways of operating.
  • Understand how to support women sleeping rough and in services to stay safe.
  • Understand what support can be given around domestic abuse, and sexual violence or exploitation.
  • Learn about provision of support for women experiencing multiple disadvantage including mental health and/or substance use issues.
  • Learn about how to support women around pregnancy and contact with children.
  • Understand how to develop more opportunities for women such as peer support networks.

Duration

Face to face: One-day course
Online: Three 1.5 hour modules delivered in one day

Online learning

Due to the current Covid19 pandemic we are delivering our face to face courses online via the Zoom platform. Each course is delivered over three 1.5-hour modules in one-day at the following times:

Module 1- 9:30am-11am
Module 2- 12pm-1:30pm
Module 3- 2:30pm-4pm 

We can be flexible on the above delivery model if needed, but an additional cost may be incurred. 

If you would like to discuss our online training offer in more detail, please use the following contact information below:
Email: training@homelesslink.org.uk
​Call: James on 07375 042 815 or Sharelle on 07881921476

Costs for one full-day face to face course or three 1.5-hour online modules

This course can be booked for a team of up to 16 for face to face training or up to 20 for online training: 

Members face to face: £850 plus Trainer expenses
Members online: £850 - no Trainer expenses

Associate members face to face: £970 plus Trainer expenses
Associate members online: £970 - no Trainer expenses

Non-members face to face: £1,200 plus Trainer expenses
Non-members online: £1,200 - no Trainer expenses

Supporting women who are homeless

woman looking sad

A briefing for services about the particular issues affecting women who are homeless, and what sevices can do to respond to their needs. Includes a resource list and details of specialist agencies.
 

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Smashing, excellent training run by a very knowledgeable and experienced trainer, thank you!

Delegate, at 18th May session

Talk To Us

James Cuming

Training manager

James our training manager develops and manages Homeless Link's in-house training programme.

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