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Review of the strategic approach to Homelessness

To approve progress in implementing the Homelessness prevention and rough sleeping strategy and approve the strategic approach for project BRAVE.


The strategy is a statutory requirement and the review of progress is being undertaken in the third of the five years of its duration. A summary of the progress review is set out at Appendix B. Project Brave is a strategic partnership initiative tackling high risk homelessness and multiple complex vulnerability, which emerged rapidly during the Covid19 pandemic. A strategic approach to the further development of Project Brave is now proposed, as set out in Appendix A.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Strategic nature / impact on communities;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/10/2022

Decision due: 23 February 2023 by Cabinet

Lead member: Cabinet Member housing, regulatory services and community

Lead director: Interim Assistant Director, All Ages Commissioning

Department: Community Wellbeing

Contact: Ewen Archibald, Interim Assistant Director, All Ages Commissioning Email: Tel: 01432 261970, Lucy Beckett, Senior Project Manager Email: Tel: 01432 383079, Lee Davis, Head of Prevention and Support Email: Tel: 01432 260352.


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