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    How To


When you sign up to Wee Sleep Out you’ll receive our complete Event Pack including a step by step guide of things for you to think about when creating your event: from selecting your team of planners; to how to encourage others to take part; to entertainment ideas and games for the night; to some top tips on health & safety.

Here’s what the Event Pack covers:

Step by Step Guide:

Step 1 - Get Yourself Set Up

Step 2 - Identify Your Team!

Step 3 - Communication is Key

Step 4 - Get Informed!

Step 5 - Where?

Step 6 - When?

Step 7 - Entertainment

Step 8 - Spread the word!

Everything Else:

• Wee Sleep Out Video!

• Fundraising Tips

• Important Considerations

• Post Event Info

• The Poverty & Privilege List

Health & Safety Section:

• Introduction to Health & Safety Top Tips

• Key Considerations for Health & Safety

• Safety Checklist

• Outdoor Activity

• Recommended Kit List

• Outdoor Safety Checklist

• Appendix 1 - Template Risk Assessment

• Appendix 2 - Media Sharing Consent Form

“We joined with the charity Social Bite, to introduce what is called ‘Housing First’. This will allow not 200, but 800 people to be lifted out of homelessness for good. That is making hope possible.”

-Nicola Sturgeon,
First Minister of Scotland