Housing First



Doug Gibson: Scaling up Housing First across Scotland

Doug Gibson has been involved in the adoption and scaling up of Housing First through his role as programme manager for the Housing First Pathfinder. As the approach extends across most council areas in Scotland from this week, he considers how it could help end large scale homelessness for good.

Published 7 April 2021

Turning Point Scotland celebrates ten years of Housing First success

Social care developer and provider Turning Point Scotland is celebrating a decade of Housing First success.

Published 31 March 2021

Aberdeen Cyrenians welcomes commitment to Housing First from all political parties

Aberdeen Cyrenians is welcoming the commitment from all Holyrood political parties to support the Housing First approach in their manifestos.

Published 19 March 2021

England: Social landlords join call to scale up Housing First

A group of 12 organisations in England representing social landlords, local authorities and the wider homelessness sector are calling on the UK Government and social housing providers to help make Housing First available to those who need it.

Published 16 July 2020

Wheatley pledges additional 100 homes to Housing First

An extra 100 homes are to be provided by Wheatley Group to tackle homelessness and rough sleeping in Scotland.

Published 18 May 2020

Doug Gibson: Housing First going strong

Doug Gibson from the Homeless Network reports from the third Housing First Connect event which was held in Dundee earlier this month.

Published 30 September 2019