The Mayor's Rough Sleeping Group - archive information

Information about the previous Mayor's Rough Sleeping Group can be found below.

Membership

Members were as follows:

Chair: Richard Blakeway, Deputy Mayor for Housing

Local authorities:

  • Jennifer Travassos, Senior Manager of Rough Sleeping, Westminster City Council
  • Tom Preest, Head of Community Safety, LB Camden
  • Paul Davis, Senior Strategic Commissioning Manager, LB Lambeth
  • Janet Slater, Service Manager, Housing Options and Assessments, LB Tower Hamlets
  • Chris Pelham, Assistant Director of People Services, City of London Corporation
  • Claire Linnane, Housing Strategy and Partnerships Manager, LB Southwark
  • Gill Reavey, Head of Housing Solutions, LB Ealing

Other statutory sector:

  • Becca Taber, Head of Rough Sleeping, Department for Communities and Local Government
  • Marie Snelling, Director of Integrated Offender Management, Mayor’s Office for Policing and Crime 
  • Commander Alison Newcomb, Metropolitan Police
  • Chief Inspector Sean McDermid, Metropolitan Police
  • Suran Padiachie, HM Inspector, Home Office
  • Meradin Peachey, Director of Public Health, LB Newham, representing the Association of Directors of Public Health for London

Voluntary sector: 

  • Gary Messenger, Head of London and the South East, Homeless Link 
  • Jeremy Swain, Chief Executive, Thames Reach 
  • Howard Sinclair, Chief Executive, St Mungo's Broadway

The group also invited the relevant lead members from the local authorities represented to attend one meeting or event a year. 

Priorities of the group

Priorities for 2015 can be found on page 2 of the Mayor’s Rough Sleeping Group: terms of reference and priorities for 2015.

Agendas and minutes

Archived agendas and minutes for this group can be found below.

24 February 2016

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

09 December 2015

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

19 August 2015

Agenda (PDF)  

Minutes (PDF)

20 May 2015

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

19 February 2015

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

12 November 2014

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

20 August 2014

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

30 April 2014

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)

29 January 2014

Agenda (PDF)

Minutes (PDF)