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Posted by natalie_pearson November 13, 2019
Rough sleeping is an issue which has grown significantly in importance over recent years. The key reasons for this have been well-rehearsed elsewhere: from intensifying drug and alcohol addiction; through increasing mental health problems; to changes in access to welfare benefits.
Posted by natalie_pearson November 12, 2019
The NHAS webchat team provide specialist advice on housing and welfare benefit queries to help you support your clients. This case study looks at how the team helped a local authority establish the security of tenure in the context of a client applying for homelessness assistance.
Posted by natalie_pearson November 06, 2019
From November 1st 2019 - March 2020 New Start will be providing a Cold Weather Provision for rough sleepers in the Southport area of Sefton. The service is funded using MHCLG’s Cold Weather Fund.
Posted by natalie_pearson November 04, 2019
In Autumn 2019 the NHAS delivered three roadshows, in Liverpool, Newcastle and London, attended by over 160 delegates. The roadshows are an opportunity to bring together local authorities, public authorities, advice agencies and local citizens advice to learn, network and share good practice.