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Housing First - a solution for women experiencing multiple disadvantage?

A variety of Housing First models are successfully supporting a range of client groups with some of the most complex needs.

homeless woman sat on the stairs

“It’s fair to say, that she has been there more for me in the past four months than my mum has in my entire life... She is just somebody who has supported me like my own family should have done really.”

This was a quote from a service-user shared recently in a powerful webinar about Housing First for women in Greater Manchester. Threshold’s Amanda Bloxsome, who oversees their gender-informed provision, delivered the webinar with Linda Smith, a peer mentor who volunteers to support those accessing the service. Read the full blog.

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