Charities call for more affordable homes as rising numbers of people end up trapped in B&Bs and temporary accommodation
Today, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have announced that Crisis will be one of seven charities personally chosen by the couple to benefit from donations in lieu of wedding gifts for their upcoming nuptials.
Today the government releases its statutory homelessness statistics showing that there are 78,930 households living in temporary accommodation across England, a 4% rise since last year and a massive 49% rise in the last five years.
New recommendations to ensure the commitment to eradicate rough sleeping is met have been set out by the Scottish Government’s Homelessness and Rough Sleeping Action Group.
Crisis has described the 15 per cent rise in rough sleeping in England as a ‘catastrophe’, following continual rises since 2010, when evidence shows how the problem can be fixed.
Crisis at Christmas today opens its doors to an expected 4,700 guests in 13 centres across the country.
Today the Public Accounts Committee will release a report on an enquiry into homelessness across the UK in which they say the government must do more to tackle the issue.
Charities Crisis and Glasgow Homelessness Network (GHN) have successfully secured funding for a new Centre for Homelessness Impact
26,000 single people face homelessness on any given night in England due to a lack of affordable and accessible housing, new research shows. Charity says new government social housing initiative will help some, but rules that shut out many homeless people need to be tackled.
Emma Rule has been presented a ‘Points of Light’ award by Prime Minister Theresa May in recognition of her fundraising work for Crisis, the national charity for homeless people.