Presentation: 'Over Not Out': LGBT asylum seeker housing and homelessness

Published: August 19, 2010

The Research and Consultancy Unit at Refugee Support, the refugee services arm of Metropolitan Support Trust, has launched its most recent research report Over Not Out: The housing and homelessness issues specific to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender asylum seekers. This groundbreaking research was launched at an event hosted by Baroness Gould at the House of Lords in Westminster on the 12 May 2009.

The research, commissioned to Michael Bell Associates, focused upon accommodation and
homelessness issues facing lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) asylum seekers living in and returning to London. A project steering group consisting of representatives from Refugee Support, the United Kingdom Lesbian and Gay Immigration Group, Amnesty International and Stonewall Housing provided direction throughout the duration of this project.

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