Homelessness: more than just a housing Issue

On World Mental Health Day, SHP Psychologist Emily Van Der Pol-Harney reflects on the role that mental health plays as an underlying cause of homelessness, and on the challenges of tackling it effectively. Read more

Using my experiences to help others: Why I became a Peer Mentor

Jessica speaks to us about why she became a peer mentor, what she loves most about the role and her hopes for the future. Read more

Having your own front door is a basic human right

Housing First has become an integral part of SHP services. As we gear up to start rolling out the approach in Newham and Islington, Mark Taylor, SHP's Assistant Director of Services, has blogged about the pioneering approach. Read more

A move in the right direction?

The Homeless Reduction Act is the biggest change in homeless legislation since 1977. Ahead of the introduction on Tuesday 3 April, Michael Corbishley, SHP's Head of Housing Initiatives, blogs about his thoughts on the changes. Read more