The Housing First Pathfinder has been highly effective at supporting people with the sharpest experiences of homelessness to stay in their homes, according to the country’s first evaluation of Housing First, published this week by I-SPHERE at Heriot-Watt University.
Published 24 September 2021
Prof Sarah Johnsen and Dr Janice Blenkinsopp provide an overview of the main findings from the first interim report of the independent evaluation of Scotland’s Housing First Pathfinder programme.
Published 22 September 2021
The East Ayrshire Federation of Tenants & Residents (EAFED) has secured £7,000 in grant funding from Foundation Scotland and the Corra Foundation to purchase IT equipment.
Published 18 August 2020
Applications are now open for the Scottish Government's Third Sector Resilience Fund.
Published 27 March 2020
The £4.5 million Third Sector Homelessness Fund is now open for applications.
Published 27 January 2020
Scotland’s Housing First Pathfinder has reached another milestone with the creation of more than 150 tenancies, a monitoring report released today has revealed.
Published 19 November 2019
A ground-breaking response to homelessness in Scotland has reached a milestone with more than 100 people having a home of their own along with appropriate support.
Published 23 August 2019
Scotland could be free from the most visible and acute forms of homelessness within three years as the Scottish Government-backed Housing First Pathfinder programme officially ramps up in five cities: Aberdeen/shire, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Stirling.
Published 2 April 2019
Five projects that will aim to help hundreds of homeless people across five cities in Scotland off the streets and into a secure tenancy with support have been awarded the first wave of support from the Housing First Scotland Fund.
Published 7 August 2018