Wisdom from the street: everything you thought you knew about tackling homelessness is wrong
In 2011, the Mayday Trust decided to do something new. They listened to people’s experiences and feelings about homelessness services and as a result Mayday have transformed every aspect of its work and mission from a traditional supported housing charity, to a national influencer for systemic change for people going through tough times.
The Personal Transition Services (PTS) is a radically new approach that is spreading across the UK – tackling homelessness and other tough times, such as leaving care, coming off drugs or alcohol, coming out of prison or psychiatric hospital. So what is PTS and how does it work? How did they do it? More importantly, how can you?