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  1. The difference between support and the RIGHT support

    on or falling deeper into homelessness. Two young people share their very different experiences of how the help ... stressful for a young person at crisis point, but I got the support I needed” “Dealing with education ... and financial worries can be very stressful for a young person at crisis point, but I got the support I needed ...

    3 Mar 2016 - 5:53pm

  2. Finding accommodation and keeping it- what does it take?

    The challenge of supporting young people to live independently is greater than ever. Even if you ... up the private rented sector to young people Warwickshire charity Doorway has made something ... of an art of developing relationships with private landlords that can work for young people. They now ...

    3 Mar 2016 - 5:49pm

  3. After the Queen’s Speech, implications for homelessness take shape

    in the Queen’s speech last week.  Housing Benefit for young people The manifesto pledge around this was a strong ... will introduce tougher Day One Work Requirements for young people claiming out-of-work benefits.” ... (Queens Speech) We do not know what these new requirements for young people will look like as jobseekers ...

    3 Jun 2015 - 6:45am

  4. Welfare change could place more young people at risk of homelessness

    young people. Housing Benefit provides a vital safety net when people find themselves in housing need, ... not an option for many young people, and support to live independently is essential if they are to realise ... of homelessness agencies to raise awareness of why Housing Benefit provides such vital support to young people who ...

    28 May 2015 - 11:37am

  5. When young people become homeless they need help not hurdles

    The idea of restricting benefits, including housing benefit for young people has been mooted ... Although steps to tackle youth unemployment should be welcomed- including supporting young people ... into education, training and work- reducing access to benefits for young people could have serious implications ...

    27 Apr 2015 - 2:24pm

  6. More than four in ten homeless young people could be hit by removal of housing support

    to exempt young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness from the removal of the automatic right ... Housing Benefit provides a safety net to young people, without which they would not be able ... have affected young people’s ability to access accommodation. 73% reported that the extension ...

    18 Dec 2015 - 10:57am

  7. New homelessness measures could have a huge impact – but they must backed up with the right strategy

    to rising levels of homelessness across England. The Chancellor said: “ we’re not prepared to let people ... of changes to benefits that have disproportionately affected people experiencing or at risk of homelessness. ... the reasons it happens in the first place, will these new measures make the expected difference for people ...

    16 Mar 2016 - 10:55pm

  8. Young and homeless: workshop descriptions

    Workshop session I: How to offer mediation services to reduce young people leaving the family home ... those young people at risk of homelessness-    what other organisations can support you in offering ... of the health services that Centrepoint offer-    how to support young people to address their mental health ...

    14 Oct 2014 - 12:15pm

  9. No homes for the young – Benefit changes could force young people into homelessness

    affordable for those on benefits.”  Impacting on young people- just one story When the changes to SAR came ... of Housing Benefit that applies to single people in the private rented sector – that placed restrictions ... a further 12,000 people to those already competing for shared accommodation. Government sets housing ...

    27 Apr 2015 - 2:24pm

  10. It's time to commit to #HomesForBritain

    off the streets and shared living options for young people. Finally, we call on the next government ... in England is the silting up of services with people who are ready to live independently, but unable ... to because there is no suitable accommodation to move into. 25% of people living in homelessness services ...

    17 Mar 2015 - 2:05pm

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