single homeless people
A repository of research and publications on the subject of homelessness.
Research on the subject of homelessness and housing exclusion.
The website can be searched for a number of documents, including statistical data, reviews of homelessness policies, European thematic reports, books, articles and the European Journal of Homelessness.
The aim of the study was to examine homeless people’s experiences of the Work Capability Assessment. The following data collection methods were used: A survey of Crisis’ service users and those of the member organisations of Crisis’ Welfare Network; and in-depth interviews with survey participants to write up case studies that illustrate people’s experiences of the assessment.
This statistics release presents information on homelessness applications, assessments and outcomes up to the end of September 2008 and on households in temporary accommodation up to end December 2008.
The report updates annual analyses for 2007-08 and earlier years incorporating updated information received from councils since the last publication in September 2008. The purpose of this web only publication is to give an overview of key trends and features of homelessness applications in Scotland.