We are delighted to have been shortlisted for the prestigious Andy Ludlow Homelessness Award! The nomination is for our innovative London Youth Gateway partnership with Alone in London, Depaul UK and Stonewall Housing, with New Horizon Youth Centre as the lead partner.
The Andy Ludlow Homelessness Awards celebrate innovation and good practice among organisation tackling homelessness in London. With the London Youth Gateway we offer a unique and very effective response to the many major changes happening in the external environment which affect both young people and service providers.
By working in partnership and combining our resources and expertise, the London Youth Gateway has shown to be able to:
“Working in partnership on London Councils' 'youth homeless commission for London’ has proved to me how effective the London Youth Gateway can be in making a real impact on young people’s lives. Sharing an ethos and history of working together has underpinned our success and has helped our development and sustainability for the future.”
Director, New Horizon Youth Centre
The Andy Ludlow Homelessness Awards are supported by the London Housing Foundation, London Councils and Shelter. The award ceremony will take place on 16 October at Speaker’s House in the House of Commons.
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Read all about it! A new article on our website delves into 's 50 year history of fighting youth homelessness: