Preventing Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019-2024

We would like to hear your views about the draft North Somerset Preventing Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019 - 2024

We are in the process of revising and updating the Homelessness Prevention Strategy 2017, following the implementation of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 and the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government Rough Sleeper Strategy published in August 2018.

We are consulting on the draft strategy to obtain comments and feedback that will help the strategy meet its’ vision to:

'Prevent homelessness and eradicate rough sleeping in North Somerset, by working together in partnership to meet the housing and broader needs of those who are at risk or are already homeless'

The updated strategy will outline a  partnership approach to the prevention of homelessness and rough sleeping We welcome your comments and feedback, so please read through the draft strategy and then please let us know what you think by completing the short questionnaire.

Timeline

  • Opened
    10 Oct 2019 at 00:00
  • Closed
    31 Oct 2019 at 23:59

Details

Organisational Information

Contact Name Alastair Matthews
Job title Senior Housing Projects Officer
Contact Email Alastair.matthew@n-somerset.gov.uk
Contact Telephone 01275 885586

Project Information

Aim of this consultation The draft ‘Preventing Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Strategy 2019-2024’ sets out how we will work together with partners across all organisations to prevent homelessness and rough sleeping in North Somerset over the next five years, and we are carrying out this consultation, to assist us in shaping the priorities and actions necessary for this to be achieved.
Close Date 31 Oct 2019 23:59
Consultation Topic
  • Housing - homelessness, housing advice and rented housing
  • Social care - families, addictions, adoption and domestic abuse
Context for this consultation The implementation of the Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 and the publication of Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government Rough Sleeping Strategy in August 2018, mean that our Homelessness Prevention Strategy 2017 requires updating. We welcome your comments and feedback from this consultation and any information you provide, will be used to help form the new strategy, so that it best serves our residents.