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London Network of Nurses and Midwives in Homelessness – Petra’s Story
London Network of Nurses and Midwives in Homelessness – Petra’s StorySeptember 16, 2020 7:54 amBlogLHF supports the work of the London Network of Nurses and Midwives in Homelessness. Last week Samantha Dorney-Smith told us how health services have enabled many people experiencing homelessness brought into hotels during the Covi-19 pandemic to stay in. This week Samantha provides a case study of care. Petra’s name and details have been changed […]Read More
London Network of Nurses and Midwives in Homelessness
London Network of Nurses and Midwives in HomelessnessSeptember 9, 2020 8:14 amBlogLondon Housing Foundation has supported the London Network of Nurses and Midwives in Homelessness for some time, sponsoring their annual conference and helping with running costs.  The network has been very involved through the COVID-19 pandemic and we asked Samantha Dorney-Smith of the network to tell us what they had been doing. How Everyone Stayed […]Read More
LSBU Course – Anja’s Story
LSBU Course – Anja’s StoryJuly 13, 2020 9:00 amBlogAnja Bohnsack graduated from the LSBU course sponsored by LHF this year with a distinction. We asked her how the course benefited her and could benefit others. What is your current role? I have just started as the Director of Operations at Depaul International after working as Programmes Manager for several years. The LHF LSBU […]Read More
Amy Smith – LSBU Blog
Amy Smith – LSBU BlogJuly 6, 2020 1:14 pmBlogAmy Smith is the National Prevention Services manager for Depaul leading on their national education programme aimed primarily at secondary schools and offering workshops and targeted interventions to raise awareness about youth homelessness. She also leads their national family support and mediation services, aimed at preventing family breakdown and preventing homelessness.  She recently graduated from […]Read More
How the new version of the Atlas can help in London
How the new version of the Atlas can help in LondonJune 17, 2020 12:46 pmBlogThe Atlas is a joint project of LHF and Homeless Link.  Our colleagues there have published a blog setting out how the new version of the Atlas can help in London The Atlas has proved invaluable for homelessness professionals over the last year, and the 2020 edition is now live with the latest data and […]Read More
Atlas Insights: Housing First and hotel exit strategy in London
Atlas Insights: Housing First and hotel exit strategy in LondonJune 9, 2020 10:50 amBlogThe London Housing Foundation Atlas provides a unique overview of Housing First provision in London. The data has been extended in the 2020 release to show the size of projects, as well as their location. In this blog, Becky Rice, project manager for the Atlas, reflects on the potential role of Housing First in providing […]Read More
The Benefits of the LSBU LHF Course – Vicky’s Story
The Benefits of the LSBU LHF Course – Vicky’s StoryMay 29, 2020 11:59 amBlogVicky Ball is the Head of Housing for Phoenix Futures, a substance misuse charity and registered provider, residential rehab, housing and criminal justice services (drug services in prisons) community services, 500 staff, England and Scotland.  She graduated the LSBU course recently with a distinction. We asked her to explain why she did the course and […]Read More
LHF Atlas: new data released for 2020
LHF Atlas: new data released for 2020May 5, 2020 8:28 amBlogLondon Housing Foundation, in partnership with Homeless Link, has launched a fully updated version of the Atlas of homelessness services. The 2020 release of the Atlas features updated information about services, as well as brand new information including a visualisation showing specialist homelessness health services. The Atlas provides an extensive overview of the homelessness sector […]Read More