Training, events & support

Training, events & support


We have developed essential training on Housing First. There are currently two courses:

An Introduction to Housing First for anyone who wants to learn more about the approach. Find out more or book here.

Housing First for Practitioners focusing on how frontline staff can deliver support in line with the Principles. Find out more or book here.

Training feedback

"The Principles of Housing First were delivered in a clear and understandable way to enable an insight of how this can be achieved in our own area."

Training delegate


We run various Housing First events, including webinars, to share the latest best practice, trends and policy information and offer networking opportunities. These are aimed commissioners, frontline homelessness staff and mangers, landlords and staff from related sector organisations such as mental health and criminal justice - all those with an interest or involement in Housing First.

Our events are advertised on the Homeless Link website so please take a look to find one that is relevant to you.

You can also sign up to our newsletter to find out about upcoming events.

Training feedback 2

"Excellent! Facilitator very knowledgable with excellent interactive discussions and activites."

Training delegate

Practice forums

We coordinate practice forums for frontline Housing First workers across the country. These enable teams to come together to network, explore practice issues and discuss challenges. The learning from the forums feeds into our resource development and policy influencing work.

Please contact to find out more.

Training feedback 1

"I feel much more knowledgable and confident in the subject and ready to promote it."

Training delegate


Housing First England staff provide advice and support to local authorities, service providers and others involved in developing and delivering Housing First.

If you cannot find the information you need on our website, please contact

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