Posted on Friday 8 February 2019
A scoping study to inform future housing for people with a learning disability, autism or both has recently been completed.
Posted on Wednesday 6 February 2019
A new report has shown that sustainable housing developments should rely less on residents adapting their behaviour to achieve environmentally-friendly outcomes, and more on built-in home features.
Posted on Wednesday 12 December 2018
Vulnerable groups frozen out of initiatives to keep people warm; needs not numbers must drive support measures.
Posted on Monday 19 November 2018
New Centre for Housing Policy research has been completed which contradicts the assumption that rough sleeping is largely experienced by lone adult men.
Posted on Monday 19 November 2018
Centre for Housing Policy researchers presented their work at the Canadian Alliance to End Homelessness Conference, covering topics such as ending homelessness and gender inequalities.
Posted on Monday 29 October 2018
Professor Becky Tunstall has written a WBG Briefing on Housing and Gender ahead of the 2018 Autumn Budget.
Posted on Friday 19 October 2018
York's Professor Rebecca Tunstall is among the four successful scholars.
Posted on Tuesday 25 September 2018
Social housing has improved over time, and is not as negatively perceived by residents as is so often thought, a major review has revealed.
Posted on Monday 10 September 2018
Dr Julie Rugg and David Rhodes, from York’s Centre for Housing Policy, have published a review of the private rented sector.
Posted on Wednesday 15 August 2018
CHP director delivered the keynote at the National Homelessness Conference, Melbourne on 6-7 August 2018.
Posted on Friday 3 August 2018
The University of York will invest £1m in a collaborative programme of research into housing inequalities and social justice.
Posted on Tuesday 15 May 2018
A Research Fellow from the University of York has had her book, Ownership, Narrative, Things, published.
Posted on Friday 27 April 2018
Dr Alison Wallace involved in major new study on first-time buyers.
Posted on Wednesday 25 April 2018
CHP researchers find trapping effect of housing ladder on people with low incomes.
Posted on Thursday 15 March 2018
Two researchers from the Centre for Housing Policy have had an article featured in The Guardian
Posted on Wednesday 7 March 2018
New platform for collaborative research and resources on women's homelessness.
Posted on Monday 19 February 2018
The review is supported by the homelessness charity St Mungo's
Posted on Friday 21 July 2017
Nicholas Pleace and Joanne Bretherton contribute to report calling for a radical new approach to homelessness
Posted on Wednesday 7 June 2017
Emeritus Professor Rebecca Tunstall, has contributed to a review of manifesto commitments to tackle poverty.
Posted on Tuesday 6 June 2017
Nicholas Pleace continues to advance housing policy practice as part of new pan-European initiative to promote the development of Housing First
Posted on Wednesday 29 March 2017
Thorough, independent review to deliver better information about this growing tenure
Posted on Friday 24 March 2017
The Women's Homelessness in Europe Network (WHEN), co-directed by Joanne Bretherton at the Centre for Housing Policy in collaboration with Trinity College, Dublin, has just produced a major new analysis, Women's Homelessness in Europe.
Posted on Friday 3 February 2017
The department's continued work with the FEANTSA has led to an international profile in the field of homelessness.
Posted on Thursday 12 January 2017
Travel challenges of older people depicted in poetry on buses
Posted on Monday 14 November 2016
Julie Rugg featured on BBC Radio 4 programme - File on 4
Posted on Tuesday 25 October 2016
Alison Wallace investigates the US experience on her travel fellowship
Posted on Tuesday 21 June 2016
Housing First is one of the most significant innovations in homelessness service design in recent decades
Posted on Friday 4 March 2016
Housing inequalities in Northern Ireland
Posted on Thursday 25 February 2016
Study leave to New York State
Posted on Tuesday 16 February 2016
Costs of homelessness
Posted on Monday 15 February 2016
A perfect storm of high rents and benefit restrictions
Posted on Monday 25 January 2016
packages of arts-based activity, education and one-to-one support
Posted on Friday 22 January 2016
Major new research project to see how policies affect vulnerable groups
Posted on Tuesday 5 January 2016
Improving cooperation between social services workers and housing staff
Posted on Monday 4 January 2016
ESRC award available with SPSW now
Posted on Tuesday 8 December 2015
How local councils can support self-builders
Posted on Friday 16 October 2015
Nicholas Pleace is national expert for study on preventing homelessness after eviction
Posted on Tuesday 11 August 2015
The rise of ‘jigsaw jobs’ still leave London residents struggling financially
Posted on Friday 31 July 2015
Key information on housing statistics for England (and its regions), Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland
Posted on Tuesday 28 July 2015
Our research for Crisis shows how intervening to help people when they first become homeless makes good economic sense, saving between £3,000 and £18,000 for every person helped
Posted on Tuesday 21 July 2015
Launched by Lord Richard Best in the House of Lords
Posted on Monday 29 June 2015
Implications for allowances and allocation of social housing
Posted on Monday 22 June 2015
Speaking on the human needs of street children
Posted on Tuesday 16 June 2015
How to enable them to stay in their own homes as long as possible
Posted on Friday 17 April 2015
How football gives hope to the homeless
Posted on Friday 10 April 2015
The principle is sound, but what happens in practice?
Posted on Wednesday 25 March 2015
Debunking the common myths that some social housing residents lack aspirations
Posted on Thursday 19 March 2015
CHP to lead feasibility study of direct commissioning of housing
Posted on Monday 9 June 2014
Recent research has highlighted the challenges that disabled people face in paying their fuel bills.
Posted on Thursday 27 March 2014
Women's Homelessness in Europe Network (WHEN) launches new website www.womenshomelessness.org
Posted on Wednesday 12 February 2014
Students from the Mount school in York have created a film to draw attention to homelessness
Posted on Tuesday 28 January 2014
Mobility and Well-being in later life
Posted on Thursday 11 April 2013
Independent project has been commissioned by the National Institute for Health Research School for Social Care Research.
Posted on Thursday 21 March 2013
CHP Director discussed Government's new measures to stimulate the housing market on Radio 4 Today programme
Posted on Friday 22 February 2013
New ESRC PhD studentship at the Centre for Housing Policy, Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of York.
Posted on Wednesday 23 January 2013
CHP devises tool to demonstrate a cost effective solution to homelessness
Posted on Tuesday 4 December 2012
An independent study by Heriot Watt and University of York shows contrast in homelessness levels between England and Scotland, but common concerns regarding welfare cuts
Posted on Monday 3 December 2012
How far was 20th century slum clearance responsible for breaking up communities?
Posted on Wednesday 17 October 2012
Research from CHP finds young people facing the toughest jobs market in decades.
Posted on Thursday 4 October 2012
EU researchers meet to discuss homelessness strategies
Posted on Monday 18 June 2012
Parliamentary Taskforce finds "there is no evidence that social housing per se, inhibits social mobility"
Posted on Tuesday 1 May 2012
Becky Tunstall director of CHP gives her inaugural lecture at Ron Cooke Hub
Posted on Thursday 29 March 2012
A new look at the links between housing and poverty
Posted on Friday 16 March 2012
The University of York has been invited to join the Russell Group in recognition of its excellent research, outstanding teaching and learning, and the impact of its work with business and the public sector.
Posted on Tuesday 14 February 2012
An Evaluation of 'No Second Night Out' by Broadway, University of York and Crunch Consulting has been published.
Posted on Monday 13 February 2012
Mark Bevan from CHP contributes to discussion in the Yorkshire Post about the affordability of rural housing.
Posted on Monday 13 February 2012
The 20th print edition of the UK Housing Review has been published