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PRESS RELEASE: Last Chance to Enter London Homelessness Awards 2022
PRESS RELEASE: Last Chance to Enter London Homelessness Awards 2022May 16, 2022 1:34 pm  Only one week for London Homelessness Awards 2022 Projects can win prizes of £30,000, £20,000 or £10,000 This year’s London Homelessness Awards, which have a prize fund of £60,000, close for nominations on Monday 23rd May at 1100. The awards are now seen as one of the most prestigious in the sector – recognising […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Award winner sets up GAME THERAPY UK
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Award winner sets up GAME THERAPY UKMay 6, 2022 8:47 amGame Therapy UK, set up by 2021 London Homelessness Award winner Dr Gary Colman, is an innovative new charity using games to help people who are homeless. The charity provides table-top games such as Dungeons & Dragons to homeless people, people recovering from drug and alcohol addiction, and to military veterans suffering from PTSD. Partnering […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards 2022 Now Open for Applications
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards 2022 Now Open for ApplicationsApril 26, 2022 9:16 am  Projects can win prizes of £30,000, £20,000 or £10,000. This year’s London Homelessness Awards are now open for applications with a prize fund of £60,000.  The awards are now seen as one of the most prestigious in the sector – recognising innovation and excellence in projects across London working with people who are, or […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation support HOPE worldwide’s Two Step programme
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation support HOPE worldwide’s Two Step programmeMarch 16, 2022 1:41 pmLondon Housing Foundation have announced an extension to the grant supporting HOPE worldwide’s Two Step programme. LHF continue to be impressed by the work of Hope worldwide and are pleased to be able to offer them a further year’s funding.  This will help ensure its continued growth and development, while other long-term funding sources are […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Making Sense of Self Neglect
PRESS RELEASE: Making Sense of Self NeglectMarch 11, 2022 11:15 amSpecialist Conference for health workers in homelessness The London Network of Nurses and Midwives Homelessness Group has announced the sixth annual conference aimed at health workers in the homelessness sector.  Sponsored by the London Housing Foundation, the conference will be a chance for London nurses, midwives and other health professionals working with people experiencing homelessness […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Atlas of Homelessness Services in London Launched
PRESS RELEASE: Atlas of Homelessness Services in London LaunchedMarch 10, 2022 10:42 amUnique website showing services for homeless people across London is updated for 2022 by London Housing Foundation in partnership with Homeless Link LHF’s Atlas was launched four years ago. On average over 150 people visit the site each month.   The Atlas is an interactive website that allows people to view service information, and statistics […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Southwark Law Centre honoured in London Homelessness Awards
PRESS RELEASE: Southwark Law Centre honoured in London Homelessness AwardsNovember 30, 2021 10:32 amThe Southwark Law Centre has won £20,000 and second prize in this year’s prestigious London Homelessness Awards. The Homeless Patients Legal Advocacy Service is a partnership between Southwark Law Centre and Guys and St Thomas’ Homeless Team. It takes an innovative approach to preventing homelessness and rough sleeping and as a result the team have […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: MyBnk wins London Homelessness Award 2021 and £30,000
PRESS RELEASE: MyBnk wins London Homelessness Award 2021 and £30,000October 15, 2021 2:11 pmMyBnk: The Money House  a youth homelessness prevention scheme targeting care leavers and vulnerable young adults about to move into social housing, has been announced as the first prize winner of the London Homelessness Awards 2021. The unique scheme teaches participants how to best manage tenancies, and has seen a 64% drop in evictions for […]Read More