Health & Care

For use in Inside Housing, 12 February 2016

Beds unblocked Video

10/02/2016 | By Robert Cusack

How one care home is using its facilities to help the NHS reduce costs from bed-blocking. Robert Cusack reports

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Landlord 'could save NHS £3m a year'

08/02/2016 | By Heather Spurr

A housing association has calculated it could save the National Health Service more than £3m a year through health interventions for older people.

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Creating health

08/02/2016 | By Merron Simpson

The NHS Alliance wants to see housing providers play a bigger role in improving the nation’s health

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Uniting sectors

08/02/2016 | By Jemma Mouland

Housing and health can work together to give over-50s the support they need

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GLA to spend £5m on leasing homelessness premises

09/02/2016 | By Heather Spurr

City Hall is planning to spend £5m on providing permanent accommodation for a flagship homelessness scheme, as premises are threatened with closure.

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Temporary solution

05/02/2016 | By Kate Youde

Over-stretched accommodation and rising rents in London are leading to councils considering temporary homes as a potential fix. Kate Youde finds out more

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From homeless hostel to backpacker's paradise Video

02/02/2016 | By Simon Brandon

When One Housing found out its central London homeless hostel must shut due to funding cuts, it turned the property into a money-spinner. Simon Brandon reports

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Scope for error

01/02/2016

New rules on immigration checks could lead to further discrimination and pressure on homelessness services, says John Perry

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Council refuses 1% rent cut exemption

10/02/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

Stevenage Borough Council has pledged to defy the government and implement a 1% rent reduction for supported housing tenants.

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For use in Inside Housing, 12 February 2016

Beds unblocked Video

10/02/2016 | By Robert Cusack

How one care home is using its facilities to help the NHS reduce costs from bed-blocking. Robert Cusack reports

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Going rogue

09/02/2016 | By Jules Birch

Jules Birch blogs on clashes over housing in the Commons featuring three different sorts of rogue

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Neil blasts 'unacceptable uncertainty' over 'LHA cap'

08/02/2016 | By Sophie Barnes

A Scottish housing minister has described the uncertainty over the Local Housing Allowance cap for supported housing as “unacceptable”, in a strongly-worded letter to Lord David Freud.

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Landlord 'could save NHS £3m a year'

08/02/2016 | By Heather Spurr

A housing association has calculated it could save the National Health Service more than £3m a year through health interventions for older people.

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