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Sarah Champion MP to discuss CSE with social work...

Issued:16/03/16

Social work students at Sheffield Hallam University are set to debate issues around child sexual exploitation (CSE) with Rotherham MP, Sarah Champion....



Investment needed for a new approach to women offenders

Issued:23/02/16

Groundbreaking work with women offenders is making real progress, but proper investment is needed to make it work long-term, according to new research.The...



Insecure employment and low income key factors in...

Issued:18/12/15

Researchers from Sheffield Hallam University have found that insecure and casual employment and surviving on a low income were causal factors in the...



Benefit sanctions forcing people to sleep rough and...

Issued:10/12/15

Crisis is calling for reform of how benefit sanctions work for the most vulnerable as new research by the charity reveals how the regime is leaving...



Performance theatre challenges perceptions of homeless

Issued:21/04/15

Performing arts academics at Sheffield Hallam University have teamed up with South Yorkshire Housing Association and London-based theatre company Cardboard...



New report shows money can't buy happiness

Issued:20/03/15

It's long been argued that money alone can't buy happiness and a major new study by Sheffield Hallam University confirms this by looking at...



Report reveals benefit sanction ‘hotspots’ across...

Issued:10/03/15

Homelessness charity Crisis and Sheffield Hallam University have warned of a postcode lottery in the use of benefit sanctions as research...



Parents and disabled hit hardest by Scottish welfare...

Issued:03/03/15

Parents and people with disabilities are being hit hardest by the UK Government’s programme of welfare reform according to new research...



Fuel poverty project targets ‘Warm Well Families’

Issued:26/02/15

Fuel poverty researchers have launched an effort to help identify and work with local families living in cold homes, aiming to ensure that those suffering...



Special preview screening of Martin Luther King film

Issued:12/01/15

Students at Sheffield Hallam University are being given a special preview screening of a hard-hitting Hollywood film, which tells the story of Dr Martin...