Research Index

Snapshot Housing and Accomodation

Snapshot Housing

Snapshots are designed to aid understanding of the complex issues at play in relation to the Armed Forces, and to support decision-making processes by bridging the gaps between academic research, government and charitable policy, service provision and public opinion. Snapshots…

Snapshot Housing Bullets

Bullets provide the key points of a Snapshot. Snapshots are designed to aid understanding of the complex issues at play in relation to the Armed Forces, and to support decision-making processes by bridging the gaps between academic research, government and…

Strategy for Defence Infrastructure

Our estate is at the heart of all that Defence does. Whether it’s providing the runways for our new F35 fighter jets to land on, to providing the opportunity for personnel to gain the exemplary, challenging training they require to…

Veterans’ Homelessness Prevention Pathway

The Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Group (HARSAG), convened in 2018, recommended to the Scottish Government that pathways to prevent homelessness should be developed for groups that evidence tells us may be more at risk of homelessness and rough sleeping.…

The Association Between Interpersonal Violence and Unstable Housing Among Veterans

Despite programs to address housing for Veterans, they continue to be at high risk of unstable housing. Interpersonal violence is also highly prevalent among Veterans and may contribute to unstable housing. Our study aimed to determine whether interpersonal violence was…

A Housing First evaluation project for homeless Veterans in Canada: Quantitative findings

The objectives of this Housing First intervention were to enhance coordination/integration in the provision of housing and other support services for Veterans experiencing homelessness, to improve access to housing, and to support successful transitioning from homelessness into housing. A total…

Qualitative findings from a Housing First evaluation project for homeless Veterans in Canada

This study sought to improve access to safe and affordable housing through a Housing First approach, provide a successful transition from homelessness, and enhance coordination between housing and support services with Veterans experiencing homelessness. The Veterans, housing staff, and stakeholders…
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Getting Transition Right in Scotland: Housing – Making a Home in Civilian Society

It is estimated that of the current veterans population of around 250,000 living in Scotland, around 100,000 are presently of working age, with up to another 1,800 individuals a year (plus their partners and families) joining those numbers. Although, longer…
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Armed Forces and Veteran Housing Policies: The United Kingdom 2021 Vision

Accessing suitable accommodation post transition into civilian life from the military is one of the key markers for future success and wellbeing. For many this process can and does start during their military career. Some veterans struggle to find appropriate…