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In recent years, some projects have helped people from particular communities or client groups to tackle issues or prevent problems by using peer education. This involves individuals from a particular client group - eg young people who have...
Personalisation is a social care approach that means that every person who receives support, whether provided by statutory services or funded by themselves, will have choice and control over the shape of that support in all care settings. While...
Possession hearings are held at county court for people with significant rent arrears (whether the landlord is private sector, a local authority or housing association) or mortgage arrears. The judge decides whether there are grounds for...
Whilst most research, policy and service development has focused on people's experiences and needs once they become homeless, preventing people becoming homeless is now a key part of government strategy. Some services (like mediation and rent...
Private rented accommodation can often be the only housing option available, especially for single people without children. It includes self-contained flats or houses, or part of a flat or house shared with other people, sometimes the landlord....