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11 February 2013

Presentations From Our Homelessness Week Event

We were very lucky to have some interesting guests at our Poverty and Homelessness Week Event at the Winchester Discovery Centre on 30th January. To see the presentations click on the orange text.

Peter Cockersell is Director of Health and Recovery, St Mungo's, and Director of Homeless Healthcare, a Community Interest Company.Peter spoke about the importance of environments and love in his presentation 'Home Is Where The Heart Is'

Caral Stevenson, Researcher, Oxford Brookes University presented on Homeless Drug Users’ and Technology, an exploration of the use of social networks, computers and the internet in homeless hostels. 

Our very own Catering Co-ordinator Ali McKay has recently completed a Masters degree in Public Health Nutrition at the University of Southampton. She presented the results of her research ‘A Survey of Eating Habits and Food Acquisition Practices of the users of Southampton’s homeless services’.