Prior to the introduction of Supporting People, the interim Housing Benefit scheme continued until April 2000, when it was replaced by a time-limited transitional Housing Benefit scheme. The intended outcomes for the Supporting People programme were set out by the Labour Government: What will Supporting People achieve?
Hereof, what is housing related support?
Housing-related support services are defined as services that aim to develop or sustain an individual's capacity to live independently in accommodation. Housing Related Support can be confusing, but put simply it is about 'doing with' rather than 'doing for'.
Secondly, what is housing support UK?
Supported housing is any housing scheme where housing, support and sometimes care services are provided as an integrated package. Supported housing services include homelessness hostels, refuges, sheltered housing and long-term accommodation for people with ongoing support needs.
What is housing support Wales?
Housing Related Support. Housing related support provides flexible services that enable vulnerable people to live independently. They also play a critical role in preventing homelessness and also reduce pressures on a wide range of other public services such as health and criminal justice.
How do you get someone in a supported living?
You might be able to get supported housing through a social care assessment from your local authority social services. In an assessment someone from social services will decide what you need. If they think you need supported housing, they have to arrange this for you.