Meeting the supported housing needs of black and minority ethnic communities
Author: Jones, Adrian & Bignall, Tracey
Briefing series: Better Housing 19
Publisher: Race Equality Foundation
Publication date: February 2012
The briefing examines the use of specialist housing services to support black and minority ethnic communities, providing good practice examples for people experiencing poor mental health, homelessness, domestic violence, teen parenthood and older age respectively. The paper also looks at the effectiveness of the ‘Supporting People’ programme, considering the likely impact of funding cuts on black and minority ethnic tenants.