Homelessness prevention scheme is up to the mark

O'Neill, Siobhan
January 2009
Community Care;1/29/2009, Issue 1755, p22
The article presents information on the Safestop scheme, an extra housing support developed by Hillingdon Council in London, England, for homeless people aged 16-17. It mentions that the scheme, which was developed due to a rise in homelessness among 16- and 17-year-olds in 2006, is being hailed as best practice by charities. It discusses the functioning of the scheme and the social support provided to its clients, in conjunction with other agencies.


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