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Conversations at Bed Time Managing Bed Pressures

The NHS is in the news again as Boris Johnson pledges a £1.8bn cash boost on top of Theresa May’s promised £33.9bn.  Whether or...

Compassion in healthcare: making the hidden visible and rejecting the inverse care law

“If you live in an area of deprivation and the social gradient is against you, you can work as hard as you damn well...

“No funding means no work.”

In a year where the UK government has cut its rough sleeping fund by some £80 million finding the money for projects and services...

New hospital homeless support team saves NHS £766,000

In 2012 the cost of homelessness in England was estimated at almost £1 billion.  Homeless people are 6 times more likely to present at...

Overcoming the challenges to becoming PIE

For a long time we’ve known about the link between domestic abuse and homelessness  but childhood trauma and abuse can also leave a legacy...
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The importance of pragmatics when conducting homelessness field research

About 50% of homeless people have had a traumatic brain injury at some point in their lives. That’s according to Cormac Duffy, NHS Psychologist...

We need to stop thinking that we can put a sticking plaster on rough...

Since 2010 there has been an increase of 165% in the number of rough sleepers on the streets of England – and charities warn...

European Elections – What is the storm that will drive voters in the UK...

Watch or listen to Phillip Blond, the Director of ResPublica in the  Narrowcast Media Group Studio explain how the UK and other European Countries...
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Housing First; Ending Homelessness and Improving Health

Jennifer Harris, Housing First England Research Manager, Homeless Link gives a presentation discussing "Housing First; Ending Homelessness and Improving Health" at Pathways from Homelessness...
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Did you eat anything yesterday? A large cross sectional nutrition study of homeless people...

Dr Al Story, Clinical Lead, Find and Treat Service, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Bora Qirici, Specialist Homeless Outreach Worker, Find...
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Inclusion Health in the Long Term Plan- Professor Stephen Powis, UCL

Professor Stephen Powis, National Medical Director, NHS England; Professor of Renal Medicine at University College London gives a presentation discussing "Inclusion Health in the...

Rough Sleeping – “Simples” it’s not

Essential viewing for housing officers looking for funding to tackle rough sleeping. Rough sleeping is one of those issues where the public want and expect...
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