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REPORT: Preventing Homelessness Among Former Prisoners
REPORT: Preventing Homelessness Among Former PrisonersAugust 10, 2021 10:18 amNewsLondon Housing Foundation funded this report, commissioned by Pact and carried out by Royal Holloway University of London, into Prison Leavers and Street Homelessness. Please check out the full report here.Read More
PRESS RELEASE: Prison Leavers and Street Homelessness
PRESS RELEASE: Prison Leavers and Street HomelessnessAugust 9, 2021 12:45 pmNewsBaroness Louise Casey works alongside Pact, London Housing Foundation and key senior officials to break the cycle. The Prison Advice and Care Trust (Pact) and London Housing Foundation (LHF) have teamed up with Baroness Casey of Blackstock DBE CB to call for renewed action, and break the link between people leaving prison and ending up […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards Winners Announced!
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards Winners Announced!July 15, 2021 9:30 amNewsFour projects make it to the top for prestigious 2021 awards Four projects from across London have been named as winners of the prestigious London Homelessness Awards for 2021.  They will share cash prizes totalling £80,000.    The London Homelessness Awards are sponsored by London Housing Foundation, London Housing Directors, The Mayor of London, Crisis and […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation awards grant to Single Homeless Project’s Sport and Health Project
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation awards grant to Single Homeless Project’s Sport and Health ProjectJune 21, 2021 12:52 pmNewsLondon Housing Foundation has awarded SHP £61,000 over two years to help support the expansion of their successful Sport and Health Project. The original project, funded through the National Lottery funded Sport England Active Ageing Initiative, has run for three years and worked with a section of the population that mainstream sporting and physical activity […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: LHF work with HOPE worldwide to help homeless people into accommodation
PRESS RELEASE: LHF work with HOPE worldwide to help homeless people into accommodationJune 9, 2021 8:48 amNewsLondon Housing Foundation has awarded HOPE worldwide £25,000 to support their project helping people experiencing homelessness access flats in the private sector. The scheme, “Two Step”, helps single people who are homeless to find accommodation. Over the past four years this project has partnered with day centres, night shelters and their extensive network of private […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation awards grant to Margins supported employment programme
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation awards grant to Margins supported employment programmeMay 12, 2021 9:51 amNewsLondon Housing Foundation has awarded Margins £22,500 over 3 years to help support the expansion of their successful Supported Employment Programme. The Supported Employment Programme employs and intensively supports trainees with experience of homelessness and/or mental ill health. Many are ex-offenders, the majority are long term unemployed. Trainees range in age from 18 – 58 […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards 2021 – Celebrating 21 Years
PRESS RELEASE: London Homelessness Awards 2021 – Celebrating 21 YearsApril 26, 2021 7:50 amNewsNow Open for Entries This year’s London Homelessness Awards are back, bigger and better than ever. To celebrate the 21st year of the awards we are moving to a new, larger venue and welcome applications from 26th April 2021. The awards are recognised as the one of the most prestigious in the sector – recognising […]Read More
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation supports Safer Renting
PRESS RELEASE: London Housing Foundation supports Safer RentingMarch 30, 2021 10:47 amNewsLHF extends support for pan London group working to reduce illegal evictions. LHF have agreed to continue to fund Southwark based Safer Renting who work across ten London boroughs, supporting people at risk of illegal eviction. In the last two years they have worked with almost 300 individuals and families, over half of whom were […]Read More