It is with great sadness that we share the news that our much-loved colleague and friend Jacqui McCluskey has suddenly passed away after a period of illness.
Jacqui had worked at Homeless Link as our Director of Policy and Communications for the last 10 years.
Jacqui never failed to inspire us, with her commitment, compassion and unwavering energy.
We know she will be sadly missed by everyone who had the privilege to know and work with her, and hope you will join us in remembering Jacqui for the tenacious, knowledgeable and passionate woman she was.
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Housing Minister writes to English local authorities on COVID-19 and plans for people sleeping rough27/03/2020 16:35:00
The Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government has written to all English local authorities for an update on protecting people sleeping rough during the COVID-19 crisis.
Emergency appeal for help27/03/2020 10:10:10
Blog posted by: Rick Henderson, Thursday, 26 March 2020.
COVID-19 and homelessness: actions for Government25/03/2020 13:48:00
People experiencing homelessness are amongst the most vulnerable to life-threatening COVID-19 and our members are describing crisis conditions in the services dedicated to supporting them.
Local authorities receive £2.9 billion to support vulnerable people25/03/2020 11:10:00
The Department of Health and Social Care and the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government have announced £2.9 billion of funding allocation for local authorities to support vulnerable people, including people who are homeless during the COVID-19 crisis.
Homeless Link – update on our operations 18/03/2019/03/2020 13:43:00
In light of the available evidence on covid-19 and Government advice, Homeless Link has now closed its main office in Aldgate.
Government announces initial emergency funding of £3.2 million to help people who are sleeping rough to self-isolate18/03/2020 14:33:00
On Tuesday 17 March the Government announced initial emergency funding of £3.2 million to help people who are sleeping rough to self-isolate during the Coronavirus outbreak.
Government Guidance on Covid-19: Our response17/03/2020 15:20:00
On Monday 16 March, the Government published COVID-19 guidance for hostel and day centre services for people experiencing rough sleeping.
COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Outbreak09/03/2020 11:43:00
Blog posted by: Caroline Bernard, Thursday, 5 March 2020.