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Atlas 2022 Launch Blog Series: Street Outreach Services
Atlas 2022 Launch Blog Series: Street Outreach ServicesMay 11, 2022 2:31 pmThe Atlas 2022 refresh went live on the 8th March. We began the Atlas blogs for the new season looking at accommodation services. In this second blog, Project Lead Becky Rice explores the very first response to rough sleeping – outreach services.     Street outreach – connecting with those rough sleeping  In the Atlas, street […]Read More
Game Therapy UK – New Homelessness Charity
Game Therapy UK – New Homelessness CharityMay 6, 2022 8:37 amIn 2021 Dr Gary Colman won £20,000 from the London Homelessness Awards for the Camden Health Improvement Project, helping people who are sleeping rough in Camden.  Since then he has gone on to set up Game Therapy UK, a new charity using role playing games to help people who are homeless, or suffering from addictions […]Read More
Atlas 2022 Launch Blog Series: accommodation services
Atlas 2022 Launch Blog Series: accommodation servicesMarch 22, 2022 2:14 pmThe Atlas 2022 refresh went live on the 8th March. This is the first in a series of blogs looking at some of the key data – firstly looking at supported housing and hostel accommodation. Core to the response to rough sleeping  The Atlas is unique in providing an overview of the volume of accommodation […]Read More
Atlas refresh 2022 coming soon
Atlas refresh 2022 coming soonMarch 3, 2022 9:25 amIt’s that time of year again when we launch the LHF Atlas with refreshed data and statistics. The 2022 release will go live next week. Becky Rice, LHF Atlas Manager, explains how data collection has been progressing and what we can look forward to this year. Full annual data refresh We start the Atlas refresh […]Read More
Atlas Borough spotlight: Hackney
Atlas Borough spotlight: HackneyJanuary 25, 2022 1:44 pmFor our latest Atlas blog, Atlas project manager Becky Rice, and Sabrina Pathan, Housing Needs Manager from the London Borough of Hackney, explored the Borough Focus map for Hackney.  For more information about the borough focus please see the introductory blog in this series.    Outreach   People currently experiencing rough sleeping are served by LB Hackney’s […]Read More
Andrew Kefford Interview
Andrew Kefford InterviewJanuary 19, 2022 9:32 amAndrew Kefford is head of housing solutions for Runnymede Council with responsibility for housing advice, homelessness prevention, temporary accommodation and private sector leasing scheme. He graduated from the LHF sponsored post graduate certificate in Leadership and Management; housing and homelessness at London South Bank University in the summer of 2021.  We asked him about the course. […]Read More
Modern Slavery Service
Modern Slavery ServiceJanuary 18, 2022 11:31 amLondon Housing Foundation is proud to work with The Passage.  Two years ago their project supporting victims of modern slavery won a London Homelessness Award.  They have recently published an update on the work they are doing which you can read below.  To see the full article, please click here. For more information contact […]Read More
Atlas – new blog series, borough spotlights
Atlas – new blog series, borough spotlightsJanuary 17, 2022 4:40 pmIn our latest blog, Becky Rice, LHF project manager, provides an overview of the Borough Focus part of LHF’s Atlas of London’s Homelessness Services. The most well used part of the Atlas is the London Map, and my personal favourite is the infographic. Recently though we have been digging into the ‘Borough Focus’ tab a […]Read More