Joint working between housing and children services: preventing homelessness

Guidance to assist local authorities in respect of joint working to meet the needs of children and young people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

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Joint working between housing and children's services: preventing homelessness and tackling its effects on children and young people

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The purpose of this guide is to help the managers of children’s services and housing authorities in both single tier and 2-tier authorities to plan and deliver changes for children, young people and families.

Published 12 May 2008