Why is homelessness still such a problem? You could cite the lack of housing as a direct cause, and yes, the lack of affordable housing is certainly a factor. But from my experience of working in the homeless sector in Oxford, simply putting someone who doesn’t have a ‘home’ in a ‘house’, doesn’t solve their problems. (Sarah Hughes FRSA)

In her recent blog on the RSA, our Oxford Asset Coach Sarah Hughes discusses why people going through homelessness needs more than housing, and argues for strength based approaches to create homes rooted in connection and purpose.

Read her blog here. 

Sarah spoke at a recent RSA Oxford event and the Christmas meet up on 15th December will include a voluntary donation to the Mayday Trust for its work. We look forward to seeing you there.