Health & Care

Health & care specialist

Senior reporter, Inside Housing

Heather Spurr

Senior reporter and campaign editor

E-mail: heather.spurr@insidehousing.co.uk

Phone: 020 7772 8362

Fax: 020 7772 8591

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Housing CEO to sit on health service commission

02/07/2015 | By Carl Brown

The chief executive of a large Midlands housing association will sit on a commission on the future of the National Health Service.

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IH Top 50 columnist

Health benefits

24/06/2015 | By Mark Henderson

Housing providers can go someway to helping the NHS reduce its costs, says Mark Henderson

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Bust social housing myths with Inside Housing

23/06/2015 | By Heather Spurr

Delegates are invited to join Inside Housing tomorrow to bust myths about social housing tenants as part of its Housing Benefits campaign.

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Operation NHS land Video

22/06/2015 | By Jess McCabe

The NHS has been tasked with selling its ‘surplus’ land. But will this boost the supply of affordable housing? Jess McCabe reports

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revealed the extent of single homeless

Tackling homelessness early could save huge costs

02/07/2015 | By Emily Twinch

Tackling homelessness early could save public services up to £18,000 for every person helped, according to research published today by homelessness charity Crisis.

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Soaring numbers of families housed illegally in B&Bs

24/06/2015 | By Heather Spurr

The number of families housed in bed and breakfasts by councils illegally for more than six weeks has more than doubled in one year, new figures reveal.

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Columnist

Under pressure Video

24/06/2015 | By Jules Birch

Homelessness figures out this week confirm some disturbing trends over the last five years in why people lose their home and what happens to them once they get help.

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In it together

22/06/2015 | By Ann Santry

It has never been more important for housing associations and their partners to work together, says Ann Santry

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revealed the extent of single homeless

Tackling homelessness early could save huge costs

02/07/2015 | By Emily Twinch

Tackling homelessness early could save public services up to £18,000 for every person helped, according to research published today by homelessness charity Crisis.

Stethoscope

Housing CEO to sit on health service commission

02/07/2015 | By Carl Brown

The chief executive of a large Midlands housing association will sit on a commission on the future of the National Health Service.

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Charity calls for priority for older people in housing

30/06/2015 | By News team

A charity has written to new ministers calling for greater priority to be given to housing for older people.

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Columnist

Two-way street

30/06/2015 | By Jules Birch

What does the evidence say about the links between housing and poverty?

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IH Top 50 columnist

Confused identity

26/06/2015 | By Jo Richardson

Better leadership is needed to improve public discourse about Gypsies and Travellers, says Jo Richardson

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