Housing, health and support

Publications and presentations

2016

Quilgars, D and Pleace, N. (2016) Housing First and Social Integration: A realistic aim? Social Inclusion, No. 4, Vol. 4, pp. 112.

2015

Bretherton, J. and Pleace, N. (2015) Housing First In England: An evaluation of nine services. Housing First in England: An evaluation of nine services (PDF , 944kb)

Tunstall, B. (2015) Relative housing space inequality in England and Wales, and its recent rapid resurgence, Taylor and Francis online, http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/14616718.2014.984826.

2014

Jones, A., Quilgars, D., O'Malley, L., Rhodes, D., Bevan, M. and Pleace, N. (2014) Meeting the housing and support needs of single veterans in Great Britain, York: University of York. ‌Veterans full report (PDF , 3,560kb)  and Veterans executive summary (PDF , 1,488kb)

Evans, S., Valleley, S. and Croucher, K. (2014) The role of specialist housing in supporting older people with dementia, in Down, M. and Bowers, B. (Eds) Excellence in dementia care - research into practice. 2nd edition. Open University Press

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2014) The Crisis Skylight Informal Learning Project at Skylight London: evaluation report, London: Crisis http://socialwelfare.bl.uk/subject-areas/services-activity/education-skills/crisis/1697102014_LondonEvaluation_FINAL.pdf

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2014) Crisis Skylight An Evaluation: Year 1 Interim Report London: Crisis http://www.crisis.org.uk/publications-search.php?fullitem=412%20

Snell, C., Bevan, M. and Thomson, H. (2014) Fuel poverty and disabled people: the impact of policy change, eaga CT. Fuel poverty summary (PDF , 175kb) , Fuel poverty report (PDF , 791kb) , Fuel poverty annex A (PDF , 716kb) , Fuel poverty annex B (PDF , 1,164kb)

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2014) A review of Crisis Skylight's mental health services London: Crisis Crisis Skylight's mental health service evaluation report (PDF , 1,248kb)

2013‌

Pleace, N. and Quilgars, D. (2013)  Improving health and social integration through Housing First: A Review, DIHAL. Health and Social Integration - (PDF , 946kb)

Pleace, N. (2013) Measuring the impact of Supporting People, Merthyr Tydfil: Welsh Government Social Research Scoping review and summary

Padley, M., Bevan, M., Hirsch, D. and Tunstall, R. (2013) Minimum acceptable place standards, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Minimum acceptable place standards report (PDF , 1,454kb)

Pleace, N. and Bretherton, J. (2013) 'Camden Housing First: A Housing First experiment in London' York, Centre for Housing Policy, University of York Camden Housing First (PDF , 667kb)

Bretherton, J. Hunter, C. and Johnsen, S(2013) .'You can judge them on how they look…’: Homelessness Officers, Medical Evidence and Decision-Making in England, European Journal of Homelessness, Volume 7.1, August 2013 (Print ISSN : 2030-2762, Online ISSN: 2030-3106)

Tunstall, R. Housing and poverty Conceptual links and practical implications, Presentation to the RC43 Conference, Amsterdam, July 2013 Housing and poverty presentation (PDF , 514kb)

Tunstall, R. et al,  JRF Housing and Poverty Evidence Review: Methods used to find and select evidence, York, Joseph Rowntree Foundation. ‌

Tunstall, R., Bevan, M., Bradshaw, J., Croucher, K., Duffy, S., Hunter, C., Jones, A., Rugg, J.,  Wallace, A.,  Wilcox, S (2013) The Links Between Housing and Poverty York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation. Findings (PDF , 226kb) Housing and Poverty Full Report (PDF , 1,548kb)

2012

Jones, A., Lowson, K. and Croucher, K. (2012) Evaluation of the Test Sites Commissioned to Facilitate the Implementation of the National End of Life Care Programme Social Care Framework, Supporting People to Live and Die Well, National End of Life Care Programme Report (PDF , 314kb).‌

Croucher, K. & Lowson, K. (2012) National Evaluation of the Handyperson Programme, London: Department for Communities and Local Government
Downloads:  Report (PDF , 1,396kb); Appendices: Appendix (PDF , 358kb); Appendix (PDF , 320kb); Appendix (PDF , 372kb) Appendix (PDF , 789kb) 

2011

Pleace, N. (2011) The costs and benefits of preventative support services for older people Edinburgh, Edinburgh: Scottish Government http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/Built-Environment/Housing/access/ROOPH/Publications/cbpssop

Jones, A., Croucher, K. and Rhodes, D. (2011) Evaluation of Learning Resources for End of Life Care in Extra Care Settings , Executive Summary, NHS.   Summary (PDF , 122kb)

Pleace, N. with Wallace, A. (2011) Demonstrating the Effectiveness of Housing Support Services for People with Mental Health Problems: A Review London: National Housing Federation. Briefing (PDF , 74kb) 

2010

Jones, A., Bretherton, J., Bowles, R. and Croucher, K. (2010) Sanctuary Schemes for Households at Risk of Domestic Violence: Practice Guide for Agencies Developing and Delivering Sanctuary Schemes, London: Communities and Local Government. Practice Guide for Agencies Developing and Delivering Sanctuary Schemes (PDF , 741kb) 

Jones, A., Bretherton, J., Bowles, R. and Croucher, K. (2010) The Effectiveness of Schemes to Enable Households at Risk of Domestic Violence to Remain in Their Own Homes, London: Communities and Local Government. Report (PDF , 1,065kb) 

Quilgars, D. and Pleace, N. (2010) Meeting the Needs of Households at Risk of Domestic Violence in England: The Role of Accommodation and Housing-Related Support Services , London: Communities and Local Government. Report (PDF , 3,644kb) 

2009

Croucher, K. (2009) End of Life Care in Housing with Care Settings: Update on Policy and Recent Research, Department of Health. Report (PDF , 179kb) 

Pleace, N. and Minton, J. (2009) Delivering Better Housing and Employment Outcomes for Offenders on Probation, London: Department for Work and Pensions/Ministry of Justice. Report (PDF , 336kb) 

2008

Beresford, B. and Rhodes, D. (2008) Housing and Disabled Children, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Evans, S., Vallelley, S. and Croucher, K. (2008) 'The role of specialist housing in supporting people with dementia', in M. Downs and B. Bowers (eds) Excellence in Dementia Care: Research into Practice, Milton Keynes: Open University Press.

Ford, J. and Rhodes, D. (2008) Report of a Survey of Recent Entrants to Hanover Housing Association: Reasons for Moving and the Nature of the Move, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

2007

Quilgars, D. (2007) 'Community care development: developing the capacity of local communities to respond to their own support and care needs?', in S. Balloch and M. Hill (eds) Care, Community and Citizenship: Research and Practice in a Changing Policy Context, Bristol: Policy Press.

2006

Bevan, M. and Croucher, K. (2006) 'Delivering services for older people in rural areas', in P. Lowe and L. Speakman (eds) The Ageing Countryside: The Growing Older Population of Rural England, London: Age Concern.

Bevan, M., Croucher, K., Riseborough, M. and Fletcher, P. (2006) The Housing and Support Needs of Older People in the Countryside, London: The Countryside Agency.

Croucher, K., Hicks, L. and Jackson, K. (2006) Housing With Care for Later Life: A Literature Review, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Croucher, K. and Rhodes, P. (2006) Testing Consumer Views on Paying for Long-Term Care, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Jones, A., Pleace, N. and Quilgars, D. (2006) 'Evaluating the Shelter Inclusion Project: a floating support service for households accused of antisocial behaviour', in J. Flint (ed.) Housing, Urban Governance and Anti-Social Behaviour, Bristol: Policy Press.

Quilgars, D. (2006) 'Community care development: developing the capacity of local communities to respond to their own support and care needs?', in S. Balloch and M. Hill (eds) Communities, Citizenship and Care: Research and Practice in a Changing Policy Context, Bristol: The Policy Press.

2005

Nettleton, S., Burrows, R., O'Malley, L. and Watt, I. (2005) 'Health e-types? An analysis of the everyday use of the internet for health', Information Communication and Society, vol. 7, issue 2, pp531-553.

Nettleton, S., Watt, I., O'Malley, L. and Duffey, P. (2005) 'Understanding the narratives of people who live with medically unexplained symptoms', Patient Education and Counselling, vol. 56, issue 2, pp205-210.

O'Malley, L. and Croucher, K. (2005) 'Housing and dementia care: a scoping review of the literature.', Health and Social Care in the Community, vol. 13, issue 6, pp570-577.

O'Malley, L. and Croucher, K. (2005) 'Supported Housing Services for People with Mental Health Problems: A Scoping Study', Housing Studies, vol. 20, issue 5, pp831-845.

2004

Arksey, H., Jackson, K., Croucher, K., Weatherly, H., Golder, S., Hare, P., Newbronner, E. and Baldwin, S. (2004) Review of Respite Services and Short Term Breaks for Carers for People With Dementia, London: Department of Health.

Burrows, R. (2004) 'Information and Communication Technology and Social Policy', in N. Ellison and C. Pierson (eds) Contemporary Developments in Social Policy 2, Basingstoke: Palgrave, pp 301-316.

Nettleton, S., O'Malley, L., Watt, I. and Duffey, P. (2004) 'Enigmatic illness: narratives of patients who live with medically unexplained symptoms', Social Theory and Health, vol. 2, pp47-66.

2003

Arksey, H., Jackson, K., Wallace, A., Baldwin, S., Golder, S., Newbronner, E. and Hare, P. (2003) Access to Health Care for Carers: Barriers and Interventions: A Literature Review, London: NHS NCCSDO.

Croucher, K. and Rosser, J. (2003) The Provision of Home Improvement Services to Visually Impaired Adults, London: The Thomas Pocklington Trust.

Croucher, K., Pleace, N. and Bevan, M. (2003) Living at Hartrigg Oaks: Residents' Views of the UK's First Retirement Community, York: York Publishing Services for the Joseph Rowntree Foundation.

Pleace, N., Burrows, R., Loader, B., Mullen, T. and Nettleton, S. (2003) 'From Self-Service Welfare to Virtual Self-Help?', in E. Harlow and S. Webb (eds) Information and Communication Technologies in the Welfare Services, London: Jessica Kingsley, pp 183-198.

Quilgars, D. and Pleace, N. (2003) Delivering Health Care to Homeless People: An Effectiveness Review, Edinburgh.

Quilgars, D. and Pleace, N. (2003) Meeting the Health Needs of Homeless People: An Effectiveness Review, Edinburgh: Health Action for Scotland.

2002

Arksey, H., O'Malley, L., Baldwin, S. and Harris, J. (2002) Services to Support Carers of People With Mental Health Problems: Literature Review Report, York: Social Policy Research Unit.

Arksey, H., O'Malley, L., Baldwin, S., Harris, J., Mason, A., Newbronner, E. and Hare, P. (2002) Services to Support Carers of People With Mental Health Problems: Overview Report, York: Social Policy Research Unit, University of York.

Beresford, B. and Oldman, C. (2002) Housing Matters: National Evidence Relating to Disabled Children and Their Housing, Bristol: Policy Press.

Bevan, M. (2002) Housing Disabled Children and Their Families: the Art of the Possible, Bristol: The Policy Press.

Craigie, M., Muncer, S., Loader, B. and Burrows, R. (2002) 'Reliability of health information on the net: an examination of experts' ratings', Journal of Medical Internet Research, vol. 4, issue 1, pe2.

Loader, B., Muncer, S., Burrows, R., Nettleton, S. and Pleace, N. (2002) 'Medicine on the line? Computer mediated social support and advice for people with diabetes', International Journal of Social Welfare, vol. 11, issue 1, pp53-65.

Oldman, C. (2002) Support and Housing in the Countryside: Innovation and Choice, London: The Countryside Agency.

Pleace, N. and Quilgars, D. (2002) Housing.Support.Org.Uk: Social Housing, Social Care and Electronic Service Delivery, York: Joseph Rowntree Foundation/York Publishing Services.

Pleace, N., Burrows, R., Nettleton, S., Loader, B. and Muncer, S. (2002) 'A Safety Net? Some Reflections on the Emergence of Virtual Social Support', in L. Keeble and B. Loader (eds) Community Informatics: Computer Mediated Social Networks, London: Routledge, pp 71-85.

2001

Oldman, C. (2001) Blurring the Boundaries: a Fresh Look at Housing and Care Provision for Older People, Brighton: Pavilion Publishers.

Shaw, R., Dolan, P., Tsuchiya, A., Williams, A., Smith, P. and Burrows, R. (2001) Development of a Questionnaire to Elicit Public Preferences Regarding Health Inequalities, York: Centre for Health Economics.

2000

Beresford, B. and Oldman, C. (2000) Making Homes Fit for Children: Working Together to Promote Change in the Lives of Disabled Children, Bristol: Policy Press.

Burrows, R. and Nettleton, S. (2000) 'Reflexive Modernisation and the Emergence of Wired Self Help', New York: Cambridge University Press.

Burrows, R., Nettleton, S., Pleace, N., Loader, B. and Muncer, S. (2000) 'Virtual community care? Social policy and the emergence of computer mediated social support', Information, Communication and Society, vol. 3, issue 1, pp95-121.

Hooper, C.-A. and Skinner, C. (2000) Family Support in a Housing Association Context, York: Centre for Housing Policy.

Jones, A. and Higate, P. (2000) Breaking Down Barriers: Housing and Support Needs of Single Homeless People in Swansea, Neath Port, Bridgend and Carmarthenshire, York: Centre for Housing Policy. 

Klaber-Moffat, J.A., Newbronner, E., Waddell, G.M., Croucher, K. and Spear, S. (2000) 'Public Perceptions About Low Back Pain and its Management: A Gap Between Expectations and Reality?', Health Expectations, vol. 3, issue 3, pp161-168.

Muncer, S., Burrows, R., Pleace, N., Loader, B. and Nettleton, S. (2000) 'Births, deaths, sex and marriage...but very few presents? A case of social support in cyberspace', Critical Public Health, vol. 10, issue 1, pp1-18.

Muncer, S., Loader, B., Burrows, R., Pleace, N. and Nettleton, S. (2000) 'Form and structure of newsgroups giving social support: A network approach', Cyberpsychology and Behaviour, vol. 3, issue 6, pp1017-1029.

Nettleton, S. and Burrows, R. (2000) 'When a Capital Investment Becomes an Emotional Loss: The Health Consequences of the Experience of Mortgage Possession in England', Housing Studies, 15, 3, 463-479,

Oldman, C. (2000) Developing a Housing and Community Care Strategy for Older People: a Do It Yourself Guide, Oxford: Anchor Trust.

Oldman, C. and Beresford, B. (2000) 'Home, Sick Home: using the housing experience of disabled children to suggest a new theoretical framework', Housing Studies, vol. 15, issue 3, pp429-442.

Pleace, N. (2000) 'The new consensus, the old consensus and the provision of services for people sleeping rough', Housing Studies, vol. 15, issue 4, pp581-594.

Pleace, N., Burrows, R., Loader, B., Muncer, S. and Nettleton, S. (2000) 'On-Line with the Friends of Bill W: Problem Drinkers, The Internet and Self Help', Sociological Research On-Line 5,2.<Www.Socresonline.Org.Uk/5/2pleace.Htm>,

Quilgars, D. (2000) Low Intensity Support Services: A Systematic Review of Effectiveness, Bristol: Policy Press.

Rugg, J. (2000) Hartrigg Oaks: The Early Development of a Continuing Care Retirement Community 1983-1999, York: Centre for Housing Policy, University of York.

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