Register or sign in now
Home > Projects > Dreams Deferred: The families and friends of homeless and vulnerable people
Lemos&Crane
Email this page
Print this page

Dreams Deferred: The families and friends of homeless and vulnerable people

image

Lemos&Crane, with Thames Reach Bondway, Alone in London and St Basil’s set out to map the social networks of a group of homeless people and develop a toolkit and set of skills for assessing the social networks of vulnerable homeless people.

This FREE report argues for the development of person-centred support services. Making friends and rebuilding family ties should be part of an integrated package where housing, drug, alcohol and mental health issues are also addressed together. Ultimately, this approach does not apply just to homeless people – the report concludes that this way of thinking could benefit all vulnerable people, whether they happen to have a home or not.

This report was published in 2002 with support from The Ashden Trust.

“Dreams Deferred was the inspiration for so much of the work that we do within the drop-in centre and behind the scenes. Our 'Moving On' programme is based on the Dreams Deferred toolkit. Re-reading the report recently blew me away – it made me remember why we put so much time and energy into our model of support. Generic support CAN work!” Lisa Lewis, Chief Executive, Doorway

 

Register to continue

Hi, please tell us who you are. Registration is free and you only have to do it once.
Your no-obligation free membership* entitles you to
  • access Lemos&Crane free-to-view practitioner sites and downloads
  • access Lemos&Crane practitioner forums
  • receive Lemos&Crane practitioner information emails.
*subject to our terms of use and privacy policy

Sign in to continue

Welcome back. You can use the same password on all Lemos&Crane sites.

Registration indicates your acceptance of the site's terms of use and to receiving updates about the Lemos&Crane website and related professional information. You can unsubscribe from all emails at any time. Your details will not be shared with any third parties. Please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Contact us
info@lemosandcrane.co.uk
Read about us
Privacy policy
Terms of use
Copyright © Lemos&Crane 2017
close