Articles tagged with "Unemployment"
Homeless and formerly homeless people looking for work impressed potential employers at a special event at Crisis Skylight London.
Crisis has been warning that the Work Programme is failing homeless people. Now a report from the public accounts committee has confirmed the scheme is 'extremely poor'.
Plans to penalise low income families for having young adult job seekers living at home could drive up youth homelessness, Crisis and Shelter warn.
Many homeless people are being failed by the government's flagship Work Programme says a new report from Crisis, Homeless Link and St Mungo's, with the charities calling for urgent reform.
Grim tone at Crisis conference
03.05.12| Topics: London
Despite some glimmers of hope, cuts to homelessness services and the dire economic state of the country dominated Crisis' annual conference on Wednesday, with speakers and delegates voicing their fears that homelessness can only get worse in the UK.
Crisis Skylight Merseyside opens doors
27.10.11| Topics: Education
Crisis Skylight Merseyside began outreach to homeless and vulnerably housed people for the first time this month, offering structured courses, taster sessions and one-to-one support to help people learn, develop skills and improve their confidence.
Crisis leads the debate on worklessness and homelessness
13.10.09| Topics: Campaign
At another joint Crisis/St Mungo’s event at Conservative Party conference, Shadow Work and Pensions Minister Lord Freud said that a possible future Conservative Government would want to work with charities such as Crisis which have expertise in providing the individualised support that homeless people need to get back into work.