Links to Research

The needs of people with multiple and complex needs has been extensively researched and investigated.  Here are links to the most important work on this and related subjects, as well as some associated media coverage:

Homeless Link: Who is Supporting People now?:
The Care Act, Personalisation and the New Eligibility Regulations (2015)

Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG):
Addressing complex needs – Improving services for vulnerable homeless people (2015) 

LankellyChase Foundation:
Hard Edges Mapping Severe and Multiple Disadvantage in England (2015)

Restoring Britain’s City States: Devolution, Public Service Reform and Local Economic Growth:
Phillip Blond & Mark Morrin (2015)

Fabian Society in association with CentreForum and the Centre for Social Justice:
Within Reach – the new politics of multiple needs and exclusions:
Ed Wallis and Oliver Hilbery (March 2014)

Homeless Link/ DCLG:
Rough sleeping statistics England 2013 (2014)

The Condition of Britain – Strategies for Social Renewal, Section 10.3 ‘Mobilising local areas to tackle deep social exclusion: Kayte Lawton, Graeme Cook and Nick Pearce (2014)

Making Every Adult Matter:
Voices from the frontline (2014)

Service Transformation Challenge Panel of the Public Service Transformation Network:
Bolder, Braver and Better (2014)

Department for Communities and Local Government:
Adults facing Chronic Exclusion Evaluation – final report (2011)

Joseph Rowntree Foundation:
Tackling homelessness and exclusion: Understanding complex lives (2011)

MEAM and Revolving Doors:
Turning the Tide (2011)

Cap Gemini for DCLG :
Research into the financial benefits of the Supporting People programme :
Tom Ashton and Claire Hempenstall (2009)

Scottish Government:
Literature Review on Multiple and Complex Needs:
Rosengard, Laing, Ridley & Hunter, (2007)

Inside Housing:
‘Moving On – more supported and move-on housing is needed. This would make long-term savings for the public purse’:
Bill Randall (March 2015)

Guardian Society:
‘Food Banks – benefit sanctions leave clients hungry for months’:
Patrick Butler (March 2015)

The Independent: Most deprived English councils suffer biggest cuts in spending power:
Oliver Wright (February 2015)

The Guardian Housing Network: Local government cuts: housing services have been hit hardest:
John Perry CIH Policy Adviser (September 2014)

HM Government Autumn Statement:
Section 1.77 (December 2014)

Framework Housing Association:
Corporate Plan (2013-2018)

Big Lottery Fund: Supporting people with multiple needs – Fulfilling Lives 

Opportunity Nottingham (Nottingham’s BLF-funded Fulfilling Lives programme)

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