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Building and Social Housing Foundation

Tackling Homelessness

Homelessness is an increasingly pressing issue across the globe. In Europe it is rising in almost every nation, with an upsurge in people living rough. Despite this, there are solutions. BSHF is helping to transfer lessons about tackling chronic homelessness from the US to a European context.

Community Led Housing

BSHF has a longstanding interest in approaches to housing where communities take the lead. Our current work is focused on supporting the scaling up of community-led housing solutions, where we are able to draw on a wealth of expertise and innovative practice across the UK and beyond.

Community-led housing case studies

These case studies, featuring a cross-section of projects from across the UK, were produced by Social Regeneration Consultants. They demonstrate real life stories, key messages and positive outcomes.

Supporting the National CLT conference

The UK’s national CLT conference takes place at The Abbey Centre in London on 28 January and has been organised by the CLT Network. BSHF will be attending and involved at the conference.

Community-led housing's tried and tested worldwide

BSHF welcomes a new report by the Smith Institute launched in on Tuesday 26 January.

About BSHF

Established in 1976, BSHF is an independent organisation that works around the world to identify innovative housing solutions and to foster the exchange of information and good practice.

World Habitat Awards

The World Habitat Awards were established in 1985 by BSHF to identify and celebrate practical and innovative solutions to current housing needs and problems around the world.