Housing Ambition delivered a successful Schools Homelessness Prevention Project over the academic year 2015/16. Visiting 16 schools across Chesterfield, North East Derbyshire, Bolsover & Derbyshire Dales areas to deliver a 1 hour lesson to pupils aged from aged 12 – 16.
The project reached almost 3,000 students in total and covered topics such as the reasons young people can become homeless, housing options, budgeting and money and where to go for advice.
Please see our School Statistics for a full breakdown of communications with the schools.
The ways in which a schools homelessness prevention project can be delivered county wide are currently being looked at so more information on this will follow.
f you would like further information on schools project or if you would like us to come and speak to any young people you are working with, please don’t hesitate to get in touch via the contact on this page.