Guidance

Homelessness prevention and meeting housing needs of ex-offenders

This guide aims to assist those who work with ex-offenders to help prevent them from becoming homeless and to meet their housing needs.

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Homelessness prevention and meeting housing need for (ex)offenders: a guide to practice

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This guide aims to assist those who work with ex-offenders to help prevent them from becoming homeless and to meet their housing needs. It focuses on 3 main areas:

  • partnership working to increase capacity in housing provision
  • multi-agency approaches to assessment and planning
  • provision of on-going support

It draws on existing initiatives to provide examples of practice.

Published 2 November 2009