Supported Housing and the Benefits system


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Briefing: Housing Benefit and Supported Accommodation


Some types of supported housing – known as specified accommodation – continue to be dealt with through the... Read More

Housing Support and Commissioning – May 2017


This event was aimed at providers of housing support and commissioners.  It provided an opportunity to hear about... Read More

Housing Support and Personalisation – March 2017


This event focused on: Scotland’s SDS plan CCPS’s recent research on the enablers and barriers to delivering personalised... Read More

Welfare Reform and Housing Support – feedback from event in June 2016


Changes to the benefit system have been having an impact on people with support needs and the UK... Read More

Housing support and personalisation event – February 2016


This event included: An overview of the implementation of SDS – Sarah Stuart, Scottish Government Research findings –... Read More

Supported Housing and the benefits system – report back on events in April 2015


In April 2015, the HSEU held events in Dundee and Glasgow focussing on the way supported housing may be... Read More

Supported housing and the benefits system – March 2015


This seminar examined the way supported housing may be affected by further reform of the benefits system and provided... Read More

Welfare Reform Briefings


Bedroom Tax Fact Sheet – Updated March 2015 Benefit Cap Fact Sheet – Updated March 2015 Discretionary Housing... Read More

Housing Support Event – February 2015


The regulatory and funding context within which housing support services operate continues to change. This event focussed on regulatory... Read More