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International drug and alcohol recovery academy launched

Issued:14/12/16

Sheffield Hallam University has launched an international academy to support new research and policy in the area of drug and alcohol desistance and...



Destruction of industrial Britain costing the Exchequer...

Issued:07/11/16

Job destruction in older industrial Britain has left the Treasury with a crippling welfare bill and lowered tax revenue, says a new report released...



Fascinating festival will bring social science research...

Issued:03/11/16

A fascinating line-up of events examining the ideas that shape our everyday lives will be hosted across the city this week (5-12 November 2016) as...



Poorest places hit hardest as welfare cuts mount to...

Issued:01/11/16

The most deprived areas of Scotland will once again be hit hardest by the round of welfare reforms announced since the 2015 general election, according...



How affordable is affordable housing?

Issued:20/10/16

Ground-breaking research into affordable housing has revealed that almost a third of tenants at a prominent housing group are at risk of not being...



Impact of national support programme in foodbanks...

Issued:05/09/16

A UK anti-poverty charity has commissioned a major study of the support programme it has developed for its network of foodbanks to address the underlying...



Social inequality focus for national conference

Issued:15/08/16

Sheffield Hallam University's Centre for Regional and Economic Research (CRESR) is hosting a national conference focusing on social inequalities. The one-day...



Sheffield Hallam launches national policy institute

Issued:15/06/16

Sheffield Hallam University has launched a new research institute to help inform and shape policy at both a local and national level - the Sheffield...



World leading social scientist set for Sheffield

Issued:24/05/16

Professor Loïc Wacquant - one of the world's foremost social scientists - will lead an international conference in Sheffield on rethinking urban...



Report recommends extra support for residents moving...

Issued:18/05/16

A leading housing association is calling on the Government to commit to additional face to face support for residents before they are moved on to Universal...