Homelessness factsheet 89

This factsheet explains what help is available if you are homeless or at risk of homelessness, for example because of a tenancy ending or relationship breakdown. It looks at common causes of homelessness and what to do in each case, what to do if you urgently need a place to stay, and the criteria you […]

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Healthy Hostels

Healthy lifestyles for hostel residents: a guide to improve the health and well-being of homeless and vulnerable people

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Losing your Home

Information for people who have nowhere to live, or who are facing homelessness. It explains the role of the Council, where to go if you need somewhere to stay urgently, and what can be done if a landlord wants to evict you or is harrassing you.

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Extra Care Housing Models and Older Homeless People

The role of extra care housing models, intermediate care and hospital discharge arrangements in providing and accessing housing, care and support for older people who have been homeless or at risk of homelessness. Factsheet 16

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Finding a place to live

This guide provides information about housing options in England and Wales. It explains how to get temporary accommodation and how to find a more permanent home.

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Sheltered Housing the Resettlement of Older Homeless People

Briefing paper on a report produced for Help the Aged/HACT. It aims to stimulate debate about good practice, and is based on research that involved a survey of staff working at 21 English Churches Housing Group’s 21 sheltered schemes in the NE of England. It describes problems experienced, and makes recommendations

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Coming of Age opportunities for older homeless people under Supporting People Key Findings

Summary findings from a report by Jenny Pannell, about homelessness in the older population. It gives case studies, and promotes cost effective support services to prevent homelessness and support people into appropriate accommodation.

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Coming of age Older Homelessness Supporting People

Presentation given by Jenny Pannell to a LIN. It summarises a report she wrote, that was commissioned by Homeless Link’s Coalition on Older Homelessness project.It identifies that the Supporting People programme provides many opportunities to improve housing & support services for vulnerable homeless older people.

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