News from Crisis
Crisis backs call to ensure sanctions do not lead to homelessness
| Topics: Benefits
Crisis has welcomed a report by the Committee of Public Accounts which says that 'suspending benefit payments can lead to rent arrears and homelessness'.
MPs have debated schemes to help unlock private renting for homeless people, proposed by the national homelessness charity Crisis and the National Landlords Association (NLA).
Crisis responds to government's white paper on housing
| Topics: Housing
Read our response to the government's white paper on housing.
Today Bob Blackman MP's Homelessness Reduction Bill passed its Report Stage in the House of Commons.
Charities and government must work together as rough sleeping rises at 'appalling rate'