‘Huge moment’ as architect’s homelessness project launches

The architect behind a scheme to match homeless people with unused addresses has described the launch of a pilot project as a ‘huge moment’ Read more

'A game changer'. The UK's first LGBTQ+ extra-care housing scheme gets go ahead

Accommodation in Manchester will support older LGBTQ+ people, whose loneliness has been exacerbated by the pandemic Read more

Surge in homelessness in London during lockdown, figures show

Figures show 4,227 people were recorded as sleeping rough on capital's streets between March and June – a 33 per cent increase on the same period last year Read more

1.8m young people fear homelessness as unemployment figures jump

Almost two million young people are frightened they won’t have a safe place to stay if they lost their main source of income, according to new figures from Centrepoint that coincide with soaring unemployment figures Read more

Rough sleepers to be helped to keep safe this winter

Support will give local areas the tools and funding they need to protect people from life-threatening cold weather and the risks posed by coronavirus Read more

Rough sleepers in UK will die without government action, doctors warn

Homeless people face choice between cold streets and crowded shelters where Covid threat is high, campaigners say Read more

Ways to Protect Mental Health During COVID-19 Pandemic [INFOGRAPHIC]

Things we need to know about the pandemic in relation to our mental health and ways to protect ourselves Read more

Unknown Soldier by David Tovey on World Homelessness Day 2020

Watch ‘Unknown Soldier’ by David Tovey this Saturday, a beautifully bleak and harrowing performance by himself Read more

London to see hundreds of modular houses built for homeless families

The specially designed houses can be built and furnished on-site within a single week, London Councils claims Read more

The Homeless Fund: Now eat out and donate to halt rise in numbers sleeping rough

Helping London’s homeless is more important than ever this winter, the director of StreetSmart said Read more

'They save lives': the lettings agency that's exclusively for homeless people

Through its high-street shopfront in leafy Walton-on-Thames, RentStart aims to help beat the stigma around homelessness Read more

Hundreds of homeless lives saved by emergency accommodation during lockdown, study suggests

The lives of hundreds of homeless people in England may have been saved by the provision of emergency accommodation during the Covid-19 crisis, researchers estimate Read more