A new campaign to raise awareness about homelessness through location-based dating app Happn has been launched by the Council to Homeless Persons.
The Government has announced extra funding to respond to the rise.
But Jenny Smith from the Council to Homeless Persons said rough sleepers represented only about 5 per cent of people experiencing homelessness."As we go about our business we are going past people who are sleeping in the backs of cars, living in caravan parks, couch surfing with acquaintances, in a range of very temporary overnight arrangements without a place to call home," Ms Smith said."I work quite near here, I wouldn't have known that for three months Jody was sleeping in a car 100 metres from where I work."And so this app is an opportunity, I think, to let people know what homelessness is."Ms Smith said the dating app was an unconventional way of reaching an audience which may not be engaged with other media.
, Ph D – Served as Deputy Assistant Secretary of State under Presidents Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford, and Jimmy Carter and Senior Policy Planner under Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H. He is currently an advisor to the Department of Defense. Pieczenik is also a critically acclaimed author of psycho-political thrillers and the co-creator of the New York Times best-selling "Tom Clancy's Op-Center" and "Tom Clancy's Net Force" book series. Other novels include: Louis Freeh – Director of the FBI, 1993 - 2001. Former Member of the Judiciary Committee, the Ways and Means Committee, the Right to Know Oversight Commission, and the Medical Malpractice and Insurance Oversight Committee. Medical Director, Los Angeles County Department of Health Services 1989 -1995. Associate Editor, Journal of Public Health Policy 1980 - 1984. Hoffman held several academic and senior professional positions, including; Lecturer (Psychology), Boston University.
He was also involved in advising senior officials on important psycho-political dynamics and conflict mediation strategies for President Carter's successful Camp David Peace Conference. Pieczenik was a chief architect of the Cambodian Peace Conference in Paris. District Court Judge for the Southern District of New York, appointed by President George H. – Former Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of New Hampshire 2000 - 2008. Former Chief Health Officer, Maricopa County, and Director, Maricopa County Public Health Department 1997 - 2004. Editorial Consultant, American Journal of Public Health.
During this time he developed conflict resolution techniques that were instrumental in saving over five hundred hostages in different terrorist episodes, including the Hanafi Moslem Seizure in Washington, DC, the TWA Croatian Hijacking, the Aldo Moro Kidnapping, the JRA Hijacking, the PLO Hijacking, and many other incidents involving terrorists such as Idi Amin, Muammar Quaddafi, Carlos, FARC, Abu Nidal and Saddam Hussein. Pieczenik helped develop negotiation strategies for major U. - Soviet arms control summits under the Reagan administration. – Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of New Hampshire 1992 - present. Retired Social Worker and Social Work Administrator, State of New Hampshire 1973 - 1991. Former Director of Correctional Health Services, State of Massachusetts 1974 - 1976.
Pieczenik utilized his unique abilities and expertise to develop strategies and tactics that were instrumental in resolving major conflicts in Asia, the Middle East, Latin America, Europe and the United States. Pieczenik was the principal International Crisis Manager and Hostage Negotiator under Secretaries of State Kissinger and Vance. Vice President Walter Mondale – 42nd Vice President of the United States 1977 - 1981. Professor of Political Science, Keene State College 1972 - present. Former Instructor, Business Law, Keene State College. Former Health Officer, State of North Dakota 1976 - 1980.
During his career as a senior State Department official, Dr. Former officer in the United States Army JAG Corps Reserve. – Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of Vermont 2008 - present. Adjunct Instructor, Division of Communication & Creative Media, Champlain College. Member, Labor, Industrial and Rehabilitative Services Committee. Former Instructor, Business Law and Political Science, Franklin Pierce College. Former Professor of Management at Touro College and City University of New York, Brooklyn College. Weisbuch, BS Civil/Sanitary Eng, MD, MPH – Director, Department of Health and Social Services, State of Wyoming 1987 - 1989.
His novels are based on his twenty years experience in resolving international crises for four U. Past President and Past Vice President, American Association of Public Health Physicians (AAPHP) and AAPHP's representative to the American Medical Association. Author of more than 40 articles pertaining to public health issues. Hoffman, MA, Ph D – Former Chief Mental Health Coordinator and Director of Manpower Development and Training, Massachusetts Department of Mental Health. Lecturer on Education, Harvard Graduate School of Education.
Bush and Bill Clinton, Vice Presidents Dick Cheney and Al Gore, Secretaries of State Colin Powell and Madeleine Albright. Former Consular Officer in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, where he supervised the issuance of visas. Daniel Ellsberg, Ph D – Former Special Assistant to the Assistant Secretary of Defense. While working for the government, Ellsberg attained the ultimate civil service grade of GS-18, equivalent to a Major General. Member: Finance Committee, Appropriations Committee, and K-12 Education Committee. Author of – Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of New Hampshire 2000 - present. Former Research Forest Ecologist, United States Forest Service. Previous governmental experience includes working for the New York State Assembly; the Comptroller of the City of New York; and as a tax auditor for the New York City Department of Finance.
Fred Burks – Former State Department Interpreter for Presidents George W. Michael Springmann – Former career Foreign Service Officer with the State Department and the International Foreign Trade Administration of the Commerce Department. Johnson – Elected Member, Arizona State Legislature 1997 - present. Co-Chairman: Joint Legislative Committee on Children and Family Services. Member and former Chair, Hollis/Brookline School Board (COOP), 2004 - present, 1963 - 1971. Former State Research Forester, New Hampshire Division of Forests and Lands. Also serves as a Member of the following committees: Sanitation & Solid Waste Management; Education; Land Use; Mental Health, Mental Retardation, Alcoholism, Drug Abuse & Disability Services; Zoning & Franchises.
Chair of the President’s Council on Integrity and Efficiency, Co-chair of the Intelligence Community Inspectors General Forum, and Member of the Attorney General’s Council on White Collar Crime. Terrence "Terry" Brunner – Former prosecutor in the Organized Crime and Racketeering Section of the U. Justice Department and a key member of Attorney General Bobby Kennedy’s anti-corruption task force. Currently consultant and commentator on foreign affairs and current events. After leaving the FAA, he had a 12-year career in the field of comedy ending up as artistic coordinator for "Catch A Rising Star" in Harvard Square in Cambridge, MA Senator Karen S. Hall – Former Member, House of Representatives, State Legislature of New Hampshire 1978 - 2002. Former Ecologist, New Hampshire Water Supply and Pollution Control Commission.