North East Homelessness Workshop – Friday 14 February 2020

Homes for Cathy is delighted to partner with North Star Housing to deliver a North East regional homelessness workshop.

Time: 10.00am – 3.00pm

Date: Friday 14 February 2020

Location: North Star Housing Group, Endeavour House, St Mark’s Ct, Thornaby, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 6QN


Local housing and homelessness practitioners are invited to attend this free workshop to explore and agree strategies to prevent and reduce homelessness in the North East of England. Guest speakers will include Homes for Cathy’s David Bogle, chief executive of Hightown Housing Association, Jane Edmends from Stockton Borough Council and Dot Turton, CEO of Recovery Connections. Attendees will also hear about the realities of homelessness in the region from a speaker with lived experience. The event will conclude with a roundtable discussion session to explore how local stakeholders can work together to deliver the nine Homes for Cathy commitments.

A programme for the day is available to download here.

The workshop is now full – to add your name to our waiting list, please contact Vicki McDonald, Homes for Cathy Communications & Marketing Officer, at or call 01442 292531.