News from Crisis
In London 2,775 people slept rough from April to June 2015, figures released today reveal - an 11 per cent increase on the same period last year.
The singer joined a class of songwriters with experience of homelessness at Crisis Skylight London, sharing her thoughts on writing about unrequited love.
Budget cuts to housing benefit likely to fuel homelessness
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Crisis Chief Executive Jon Sparkes responds to cuts announced in Budget 2015, including plans to restrict housing benefit for 18-21-year-olds.
Poet Claire Askew joins Creative Writing group in Edinburgh
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Scottish poet Claire Askew has joined homeless people at Crisis' Creative Writing group in Edinburgh for a special session on story telling.
The Farm join music workshop for homeless people
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Peter Hooton and Keith Mullin shared tips from their careers and joined in with a songwriting session at a class in Merseyside run by Crisis.