Summary of report contentThis report was written by Healthwatch Blackburn and Darwen following a research project on homeless people. Questionnaires and face to face questionnaires were used. The report was published July, 2017. It is based on survey responses. A total of 295 people were engaged with, 141 completed the questionnaire. Overall sentiment was mixed, the challenges of being homeless were explored in detail. A set of recommendations has been made. No response from providers is attached, though this project does not engage with a single provider of services.
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Blackburn with Darwen homeless report
Healthwatch Blackburn with Darwen
Date of publication
Monday, 3 July, 2017
Date evidence capture began
Thursday, 1 September, 2016
Date evidence capture finished
Friday, 28 April, 2017
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Number of people who shared their views
295 (141 surveys)
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Does the information include carer's, friend's or relative's views?
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Were recommendations made by local Healthwatch in the report?
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