David Orr CBE: 30 years in housing – a leadership story
David Orr shares reflections on his career and leadership advice with our 17 emerging leaders.
Why design thinking?
The Clore cohort discuss their challenges which respond to a pressing need in the sector by harnessing design thinking.
Don't design a system for people, without people
For the options appraisal for a new national data and monitoring system for Scotland, we spoke to people with lived experiences of homelessness. These learnings have helped shape a set of principles – the things that need to be considered as the system is built so that it works for everyone involved.
What is a systematic review?
What is a systematic review + why are they important? An explainer video.
24th August – Mapping the causes + consequences of homelessness, Glasgow
Participants reflect on our workshop mapping the causes + consequences of homelessness in Glasgow.
Better data, better results
Our options appraisal project with the Scottish Government has an expert advisory panel. Hear what members of the advisory panel thought about the first workshop + the potential for the system itself in Scotland.
Systems mapping workshop London
Participants reflect on the process of mapping the causes + consequences of homelessness in London.
Evidence Tools event: presentation and discussion
In July 2018 the Centre for Homelessness Impact brought together change-makers from across the sector to share our flagship evidence tools. We also discussed our approach to accelerating towards a future without homelessness – and how reliable evidence plays a vital role in that.
Scotland launch event: welcome, address and presentation
Welcomed and led by chair Terrie Alafat, we discussed our approach and journey so far and introduced the Evidence and Gap Maps and Evidence Finder, the Intervention Tool and also our SHARE framework, with contributions from Dr Howard White and Prof Sarah Johnsen.
Scotland launch event: panel discussion
A panel session chaired by Terrie Alafat, with contributions from Jon Sparkes, Maggie Brunjes, John Mills, Jo Bibby and Campbell Robb, on May 30, Surgeon's Hall.
What is the Intervention Tool
What is the Centre for Homelessness Impact's Intervention Tool and how does it work?
What are Evidence & Gap maps?
What are evidence and gap maps and why are they useful? Explainer by the Centre for Homelessness Impact
Reflections from Open Demo Day
On March 19th we opened up our doors – showing work-in-progress prototypes to get input and feedback from a wide range of experts, end-users and and stakeholders.
What's a Demo Day
Karoline & Dave from the Centre for Homelessness impact explain why demo days are a great way to get input on work-in-progress tools.
Our story so far
Ligia Teixeira from the Centre for Homelessness Impact provides inspiration for evidence-based approaches to accelerate towards ending homelessness. She also shares the backstory of the centre and explores the cost of inaction alongside opportunities to collaborate, optimise and mobilise
Reflections from the Advisory Panel
Reflections from our Advisory Panel Workshop, February 2018
How might we improve the accessibility and use of existing evidence?
How might we improve the accessibility and use of existing evidence? Reflections from the Advisory Panel, Feb '18
How might we improve the quality of evidence on homelessness?
How might we improve the quality of evidence on homelessness? Reflections from the Advisory Panel, Feb '18
ACF event Jan '18
In January 2018 the ACF and Centre for Homelessness Impact brought together funders and thought-leaders to discuss the role of foundations in ending homelessness – and how better evidence is a crucial component to achieving that.
Ending homelessness faster by focusing on 'what works'
Our initial video that accompanied the launch of our feasibility study