Events

National Workshops

Throughout 2020/2021, Homes for Cathy will be running a series of virtual workshops intended to give members the latest insight and information on how we can deliver our nine commitments to end homelessness. Bringing you inspiring and influential speakers, as well as the opportunity to network with other Homes for Cathy members, our workshops are free to join – book your place today!

Preventing Evictions into Homelessness

Date: Wednesday 24 March 2021

An online workshop focusing on Commitment #4 and how housing associations can achieve zero evictions into homelessness. Hear from Shelter Cymru on their newly published research in this area; Homes for Cathy member South Yorkshire Housing Association on how a shift in organisational culture has helped them drive down evictions; and Wales & West Housing on how ‘people measures’, including the use of Outcome Star’, are helping them achieve almost zero evictions.

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Regional Workshops

Our programme of regional Homes for Cathy homelessness workshops in partnership with members has proved a great success, providing an opportunity for both housing providers and local stakeholders involved in the delivery of homelessness and housing services to discuss homelessness policies and practices at local level and explore how they can work together collaboratively to fulfil the Homes for Cathy commitments.

Eastern Region Workshop in partnership with Broadland Group

Date: Thursday 4 March 2021

Organised by Homes for Cathy founding member Broadland Group, this online workshop will look at the latest research and best practice around Housing First.

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We are looking for partners to co-host regional Homes for Cathy homelessness workshops throughout 2021. If you are interested in running a workshop, please contact Homesfor.Cathy@hightownha.org.uk.