JPPB Strategies & Protocols

Kent Agency Assessment

Published: September 2016

lThe Kent Agency Assessment process is an easy way for Health or Social Services professionals (and their commissioned agents) to refer any service user who has a very high health/ social care support need to their local council’s housing department  for help accessing suitable accommodation where there is a critical need to move. The 12 […]

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Kent Fuel Poverty Strategy

Published: September 2016

We have pleasure in announcing that the Kent Energy Efficiency Partnership has recently completed, Delivering Affordable Warmth – A Fuel Poverty Strategy for Kent. The Strategy is aimed to help those vulnerable people in Kent out of fuel poverty and into affordable warmth.  With continued and improved partnership working, we can tackle the wider inequalities […]

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Better Homes: Greater Choice; Kent Social Care Accommodation Strategy;

Published: July 2014

KHG and JPPB were involved in the shaping and development of the Kent Social Care Accommodation Strategy, a strategy this is unique in that it sets out a Kent wide position and strategic direction to enable the delivery of suitable housing and social care provision for all KCC Adult Social Care client groups. The strategy […]

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Better Homes: Accessible Housing Framework

Published: November 2013

The Kent Housing Group with the JPPB have developed and launched a Framework for People with a Physical and/or Sensory Disability, this framework is called Better Homes: Accessible Housing.   This piece of work was undertaken following a recommendation from the Kent and Medway Housing Strategy 2012-15 under Theme 5 – Housing Need. The ambition under this Theme is […]

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Think Housing First

Published: November 2013

Think Housing First is the Housing  Health Inequalities document for Kent. In March 1840, the Government was so concerned about sanitation and living conditions that it set up a Parliamentary Health Select Committee to report on the Health of Towns. Its findings revealed the scale of overcrowding, and the descriptions from health specialists drew a vivid […]

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Offender Protocol

Published: May 2013

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Better Homes: Housing For The Third Age

Published: July 2012

Kent Housing Group and the Joint Policy and Planning Board have developed Better Homes: Housing for the Third Age– a Framework for Delivering Older People’s Accommodation across Kent and Medway. The Framework seeks to promote a consistent and positive approach to the delivery of new high quality, aspirational accommodation for older people across the county […]

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Social Innovation Lab Kent (SILK)

Published: May 2012

SILK were commissioned by the Joint Policy and Planning Board (JPPB) to undertake ethnographic research into the impact of access to housing in the resettlement of ex-prisoners and the role housing can play in helping to reduce re-offending. Houses as Homes Report has been published. The findings from the report are being taken forward by the […]

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MH Housing Protocol

Published: February 2011

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MH Hospital Discharge

Published: February 2011

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Emergency Accommodation

Published: August 2010

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