Pathfinder Connect Event  | 27 March 2019 | Dundee Discovery Point Programme (PDF) Housing First Connect Newsletter Housing First Connect | Issue 1 Housing First Connect | Issue 2 Pathfinder Connect Event | November 2018 | Dundee Discovery Point   Programme (PDF) Presentation 5 Steps to Housing First Scotland (PPSX)

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The Scottish government recognises that everyone should have a secure warm place to call home – citing this as one of the most important factors in any person’s quality of life. Their Ending Homelessness Together Action Plan sets the direction and as part of this, they have just launched a consultation on the current local … Continued

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The Community Activist Panel is made up of people from across the city and is hosted by our staff. It supports the work of Glasgow City Council’s Poverty Leadership Panel, which includes agencies such as The Federation of Small Business, The Poverty Alliance and Glasgow City Council.  The members of CAP have each experienced poverty, … Continued

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A downloadable guide for people affected by homelessness or housing crisis in Glasgow. Contact us for a printed copy or collect from our office. Provision over the Festive Season 2018v3 (PDF) (updated 21.12.2018)

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The Glasgow Community Activist Panel (CAP) Newsletter, which is co-ordinated by GHN, is looking for new contributors, anyone with experience of living on a low income in the Glasgow area can get involved. The CAP is made up of a diverse group of people from across the city who use their lived experience of poverty … Continued

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In 2019 one of the themes for public sector organisations and charities in Scotland will be embedding a ‘No Wrong Door’ approach, which was highlighted at our annual conference in the City Chambers in October attended by more than 200 delegates from government, councils and third sector organisations across Scotland. Catriona McKean, Unit Head (Homelessness), … Continued

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A vital component of the Housing and Rough Sleeping Action Group (HARSAG) recommendations published earlier this year was input from people using homelessness services across Scotland. Following on from HARSAG, a national network designed to engage people with first-hand experience of homelessness launches today (Monday 26/11/18) and is inviting projects or individuals to join up. … Continued

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It feels like every day in the news right now, we hear about important, life changing votes taking place. Six months after Govan High School facilitated a Community Budgeting voting process, we returned to witness the school changing project that six pupils made happen. Around the school are benches where pupils can sit and chat, … Continued

Conference Report No Wrong Door Report (PDF) Programme No Wrong Door 2018 (PDF) Keynotes No Wrong Door  (PDF) Catriona MacKean A Window for Prevention (PDF) Dr Andrew Waugh Time for a System Reset (PDF) Lynn Mumford Workshops  A  Meeting People Where they are Not available due to confidential material B  Peter the PIE Man (PDF) … Continued

Do you work in a role that supports the participation of people experiencing homelessness, or support any groups with experience of homelessness or have you been homeless yourself? We’d love to talk to you. SHIFT (Scottish Homelessness Involvement & Feedback Team) is a Scotland-wide network of people with lived experiences of homelessness who want to … Continued