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Progress and Drift: A Review of the Homelessness Task Force Recommendations

By: Shelter Scotland  Published: February 2011


This Shelter Scotland Report reviews the progress that has been made against the recommendations made by the Homelessness Task Force in 2002.  These recommendations addressed legislation, policy and cultures across the homelessness sector and served as the blueprint for change.

Written after consultation with local authority homelessness officers and other stakeholders, the report finds that while there has been significant progress and some legislative changes - especially the 2012 commitment - some policy areas have been allowed to drift. 

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