New Venue Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
London – Drugs and Data

Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Join the London subgroup of the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health. The packed agenda includes discussion on the challenges of data sharing in the face of information governance and a presentation on next generation drugs, entitled: ‘Spice/ Mamba/NPS/SCRA/WTF!’

Date: 16 January 2019, 18:00 – 20:00
Cost: Free
Location: Room 1, Floor 23 Portland House, Westminster City Council, Bressenden Place, London, SW1E 5RS

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Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Edinburgh – Preventable Deaths

Hosted in partnership with Simon Community Scotland, this half day meeting will look at preventable deaths in homelessness, including drug-related deaths and street deaths, with a focus on learning and opportunities for prevention. Places are limited so register early!

Date: 17th January
Cost: Free
Location: The Melting Pot, 4th floor, 5 Rose Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2PR

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Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Leeds – Nursing and Homeless Health

Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Everyone working or volunteering in the field and people with lived experience of exclusion are invited to the Faculty north meeting, which will explore the vital role of nurses in homeless health. Non-specialist nurses are most welcome, please join the Faculty for updates on the meeting.

Date: 30 January 2019, 14:00 – 17:00
Cost: Free
Location: Merrion House, Woodhouse Lane, Leeds, LS2 8LX
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Rescheduled date Homeless and Inclusion Health Meeting
Saints Leonards-on-Sea – Hospital Discharge and Digital Inclusion

Are you passionate about homelessness, social exclusion and health? Join the south coast subgroup of the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health. The free afternoon will include a discussion of homeless hospital discharge arrangements in Brighton, Eastbourne and Hastings, work on digital inclusion for homeless people, and chance to network and share with colleagues from across the sector.

Date: 7 February 2019, 16:00 – 17:30
Cost: Free
Location: Seaview Centre, Southwater Centre, Hatherley Road, Saint Leonards-on-Sea, TN37 6LB

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Pathways from Homelessness 2019: Rethinking Housing & Health

This fascinating annual event will bring together cutting edge developments in treatment and support for people escaping homelessness. There’s something for everyone, from health and social care professionals seeking CPD, to commissioners seeking evidenced approaches. Brought to you by Pathway and the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health, there are discounts for Pathway teams and Faculty members. Early bookings are available. Fully funded expert by experience places and bursaries  to be announced. The call for workshop papers has now closed. If you have submitted a paper then you will be informed of the outcome shortly.

Date 13-14 March 2019
Cost: £379 – £560
Location: Millennium Gloucester Hotel, 4-18 Harrington Gardens, London, SW7 4LH
Bookings: Visit the event website


Scottish Health and Homelessness Conference 2019

Save the date for the 2019 Health and Homelessness Conference!

Date: 27 March 2019
Location: Central Hall, Edinburgh
Bookings: tbc


Homeless and Inclusion Health MSc Module

This dynamic 15 unit module has been developed and delivered by the Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health and University College London’s Institute of Epidemiology and Health Care. It allows medical, health and social care professionals, commissioners and academics with an interest in excluded or hard-to-reach groups the opportunity to learn from world-class researchers, experienced policy makers and service providers, and former/current members of these communities.

Date: Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10:00 – 16:00, 24 April to 6 June 2019
Location: University College London
Cost: £500 – £1300. Two fully funded Expert by Experience places are available, see the website for more details.
More information and bookings: Visit the UCL IEHC website


Online Inclusion Health Training Modules

The Faculty for Homeless and Inclusion Health offers six free online training units for professionals with an interest in the health needs of people who are homeless, people who sell sex, Gypsies and travellers and... Read More

Module 1

Health Inequalities This module is part of a digital training package on health inequality and the social determinants of health.... Read More

Homelessness and General Practice

Primary Care is the first point of contact for most people with a health problem, but many people who... Read More

Homelessness Reduction Act

Homelessness Reduction Act Duty to Refer The Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 (HRA) places a new statutory duty on Hospital Trusts,... Read More

Module 2

Health Commissioning for Excluded Groups This module is part of a digital training package on health inequality and the social... Read More

Module 3

Housing Commissioning for Excluded Groups This module is part of a digital training package on health inequality and the... Read More

Module 4

Homelessness and Health – an Introduction for Practitioners and Service Providers This module is part of a digital training... Read More

Module 5

Mental Health, Substance Use & Homelessness This module is part of digital training package on homeless and inclusion health.... Read More

Module 6

Drug and Alcohol Use and Homelessness This module is part of digital training package on homeless and inclusion health. It... Read More