Local Authorities

Please note this section is being updated as information becomes available from local authorities, many of which are currently reviewing their youth/homeless strategies.

Click here to read Youth Homeless NE’s: Regional Youth Housing Strategy

Youth Homeless NE presentation for local authority homeless forums:  Strategy for Change



Preventing Homelessness Strategy 2015-2017

Darlington Housing Strategy 2012-2017

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Darlington

Briefing note – Trailblazer Fund DBC



County Durham Draft Children and Young People’s Strategy 2018/19 – 2020/21

Safeguarding Children Partnership – Key Reports

Joint Health & Wellbeing Strategy 2016 – 2019

Joint Safeguarding Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults Protocols

Durham Care Leavers Strategy

Durham Homelessness Strategy 2013 – 2018

Joint Protocol Agency guidance notes

Care Leavers Accommodation and Support Protocol – Final Draft August 2011

Joint Protocol overview 2015 – leaflet

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Durham

DWP Partnership Press – July 2016




Gateshead Housing Strategy 2019 – 2030

Gateshead housing Moving Forward Customer Training

Evictions Process in Gateshead

Gateshead LSCB Information

Complex Needs Assessment link

Homelessness Strategy 2013 – 2018

Gateshead Council Move-on Protocol

Gateshead Stategic Tennancy Policy

Preventing Evictions In Supported Accommodation

Gateshead LSCB Newsletter

Gateshead Vulnerable Persons Housing Panel Partnership News Sept 2015

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Gateshead

Gateshead Supported Housing Portal Performance Report 2015-16




Joint Strategic Needs Assesment

Safety – working well

Adverse childhood experiences


Housing Strategy Action Plan 2015 – 2020

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Hartlepool





Joint Strategic Needs Assesment 

Vunerable groupsmboro

Wider determinants


Behaviour and lifestyle

Illness and Death

Preventing Homelessness Strategy 2015

Joint Protocol

Middlesbrough : Move in and Move on new eligibility criteria

DePaul : Positive Pathways

North East Migration Network Economic inclusion

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Middlesbrough

Homeless Prevention Trailblazer Briefing





Newcastle Homelessness Strategy 2014 – 2019

Newcastle – What to do if someone is sleeping rough

Newcastle Homelessness Strategy 2014 – 2019 (Two Page Summary)

Newcastle Housing Advice

Fairer Housing Delivery Plan 2013 – 2016

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Newcastle

Housing Advice and Homelessness: Information for Professionals

Where to Get Advice in Newcastle – August 2016

Newcastle Homelessness Prevention Trailblazer 




Homelessness and Rough Sleeper Strategy – 2019 – 2021

Homelessness Strategy for Northumberland 2016-2021

Northumberland Housing Strategy 2013 – 2018

Health and Wellbeing Assessment –  Children and Young People

Joint Strategic Needs Assessment Overview

Northumberland Mental Health and Wellbeing 

Northumberland Housing Policies

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Northumberland

Illegal Money Lending Team

Northumberland Homelessness Advice




North Tyneside

North Tyneside Plan 2018 – 2021

northtyneHomelessness Prevention Strategy 2019 – 2022

Joint health and wellbeing strategy

North Tyneside Housing Advice

North Tyneside  Homelessness Prevention Strategy 2013 – 2018

North Tyneside Homelessness Prevention Strategy Highlights

No Second Night Out

Evaluation of MEAM North Tyneside July 2015

North Tyneside – Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – North Tyneside

North Tyneside Housing Market – Quarter 4 Update: January 2016 to March 2016



Redcar & Cleveland

Joint Strategic Needs Assessmentdurham

Vunerable groups

Wider determinants


Behaviour and lifestyle

Illness and death

Redcar and Cleveland Homelessness Strategy 2014- 2019

Housing Strategy 2012- 2017

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Redcar



South Tyneside

South Tyneside better health and wellbeing strtagey 2017 – 2021southtyne

South Tyneside Homelessness Strategy 2013 – 2018

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – South Tyneside




Joint Strategic Needs Assessment

Vunerable groups

Wider determinants 


Behaviour and lifestyle

Illness and death

Stockton Young People’s Homelessness Strategy 2008 – 2011

Stockton Housing Strategy 2012 – 2015

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Stockton




Young People’s Homeless Assessment Pathway (16/17 year olds)

Housing Priorities Plan 2010 – 2025

Sunderland Children and Young Peoples Mental Health and Wellbeing Transformational Plan 2015 – 2020

Sunderland Housing Strategy 2017 – 2022

Sunderland DRAFT Rough sleepers and Homelessness Prevention Strategy

Sunderland Homelessness Advice and Information

Sunderland Joint Strategic Needs Assessment – Children and young people

No Second Night Out

Changing Lives Update : Sunderland Projects September 2014 

An Evaluation of MEAM in Sunderland October 2015

Homeless Health Needs Audit 2015 – Sunderland





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