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Leeds City Council – Homelessness strategy questionnaire

At Leeds Housing Options we are updating our Homelessness Strategy and we really value your views and input; the strategy is being framed around the following themes: Minimising rough sleeping Maximising homelessness prevention Continue to develop supported housing provision Minimising youth homelessness Focus on priority groups The strategy will be launched on 10th of October, […]

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Leeds Migration Partnership Strategy Group

The Leeds Migration Partnership Group recently met on Wednesday 13th June – brief notes of the meeting are available below Diary date: don’t forget the next LMP Strategy Group meeting will take place on Wednesday 12th September, 10am-12 noon at Oak House. Papers will be available through this e-newsletter nearer the date

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Integration and Partnerships Officer

Refugee Action Project Manager – Transitions Project Location: Kirklees and Calderdale (with office base in Bradford) Hours: 28 per week Contract: permanent Closing Date: Monday 30th July 2018 – 09:00am Interviews: Thursday 9th August 2018 in Bradford Please click on the link above which will take you through to the jobs pages of our website, where you can download the […]

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Briefing from Asylum Matters: Refugee Homelessness Debate, Voluntary Returns, Standards of proof in decision making and much much more

Your periodic reminder to sign up for Asylum Matters Briefings… which we have shamelessly copied and pasted below    Parliamentary Debate on Refugee Homelessness next Tues 17 July Next Tuesday 17th July at 2.30pm, there will be a Westminster Hall Debate on refugee homelessness, tabled by Kate Green MP. It is an important opportunity to […]

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Job – Operations and Development Manager

A new opportunity has arisen at RETAS for the position of Operations and Development Manager – the attached documents outline the duties of the post and information on RETAS.  Further information will be available shortly on the company website. The closing date for applications is: Midday on Thursday 2nd August 2018 The interview date is: […]

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#integrationmatters: new fund from HM Gov to build integrated communities in England

via Duncan at Refugee Council “The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG), in partnership with Sport England, has launched the new Integrated Communities Innovation Fund. The Fund will help drive forward proposals to tackle the key causes of poor integration set out in the Government’s Integrated Communities Strategy Green Paper published in March […]

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Tales of a City are Recruiting Volunteers…

Tales of a City Tours are recruiting volunteers! For those who don’t know, Tales of a City Tours offers a unique perspective on the city of Leeds, through cultural walking tours that are designed and led by refugees. We aim to promote cross-cultural exchange by creating a space for different cultural groups to connect and learn from each […]

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Useful links around Universal Credit- from Third Sector Leeds

via VAL/Third Sector Leeds “Following feedback at the latest round of Third Sector Goes Local events, we have pulled together this set of key links to help organisations support their clients and prepare them for the rollout of Universal Credit in October. Universal Credit and You Government Guidance Universal Credit – What will […]

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