COVID vaccine roll out reaches rough sleepers

COVID vaccine roll out reaches rough sleepers

Rough sleepers and people experiencing homelessness are to receive their COVID vaccine at Oasis Community Housing’s Gateshead drop-in centre, after being recognised as clinically vulnerable. Research shows that people with no home have an average of seven long-term...
Homelessness and bullying: Rob’s story

Homelessness and bullying: Rob’s story

Almost 8 out of 10 homeless people suffer some sort of violence, abuse or bullying – according to a survey of more than 450 rough sleepers across England and Wales. Here’s Rob’s* story: Rob’s relationship was on the rocks. He turned up to the...
COVID-19: ‘Everyone In’ and beyond

COVID-19: ‘Everyone In’ and beyond

As many as 15,000 rough sleepers have been moved into temporary accommodation this year, with Oasis Community Housing working with other homelessness charities and agencies to deliver initiatives such as ‘Everyone In’. The ‘Everyone In’ scheme has...