Tag Archives: Homelessness

Important Reminders

Local charity launches pilot to reduce homelessness Age UK Shropshire Telford & Wrekin has been awarded grant funding to launch the “No Place like home” pilot project with the aim to reduce homelessness in older people and reduce their risk … Continue reading

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Small charities: we need your views on the Government’s Rough Sleeping Strategy

Homeless Link and Homeless Justice are working in partnership to reach out and hear directly from small charities (under £1m income), community groups and/or faith-based groups working on homelessness. They want to hear about your experiences locally, your views on the … Continue reading

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Homeless Link Social Investment Fund

Launched in May 2017the Homeless Link Social Investment Fund has, over three years, £4.5m to invest in charities and social enterprises working to reduce homelessness across England. The aim is to test and learn where social investment can be most … Continue reading

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Opportunity with Shrewsbury Ark

The Shrewsbury Ark is looking for a Treasurer’s Assistant. Do you have book-keeping skills and a little time to spare for a very good cause? The Shrewsbury Ark is a charity committed to helping homeless and vulnerable people, situated close to … Continue reading

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Policy News: Local Government Association Publish Report On Increasing Homelessness Pressures

The Local Government Association (LGA) have published a report which provides information on what Local Authorities are currently doing to meet the challenges posed by rising homelessness, highlighting best practice in case studies from councils and other organisations including the … Continue reading

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Procurement Opportunities

Don’t forget to check the Shropshire Council Procurement Portal for tendering opportunities. Recent tenders include: Shropshire Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme – Deadline 26th February 2016 The development of a community centre that provides community resources in Ellesmere … Continue reading

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Shaping the Homelessness Strategy for 2015-2017

Shropshire Council has recently held a consultation event for partner agencies to inform the new Homelessness Strategy for 2015-2017. The half-day consultation event took place on Tuesday 14 July 2015, with delegates expressing how useful they found the event and … Continue reading

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Tender Opportunity

DMC 113 – Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme for Shropshire Applicants are invited to tender for the provision of a Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme service for Shropshire for an initial period of up … Continue reading

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Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme for Shropshire

Applicants are invited to tender for the provision of a Homelessness Prevention and Private Rented Sector Accommodation Scheme service for Shropshire for an initial period of up to 18 months with an option to extend for a further 6 months … Continue reading

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