Author Archives: Sarah Walters

All those who work on the ICM programme know that Housing First works for the most complex of individuals with complicated housing histories.

‘I didn’t think he could do it…’ says Wayne – one of the peer mentors working with a client on Housing First, ‘I thought he’d sell the TV and I’d not see him again…’

Housing First practitioners from all over Europe gathered in Brussels last week to talk ‘all things’ Housing First and attend the launch of the Housing First Europe Guide.

Inspiring Change Manchester is excited to be piloting Housing First in Manchester for our clients. Housing First ends homelessness for those with high support needs who have experienced recurrent homelessness by offering permanent accommodation together with personalised wrap-around support to help sustain the tenancy.. Until now, a ‘stepped approach’ has required tenants to progress through […]