The Homelessness Reduction Act: What it means for you

For full information about what happens when you present at the Council as homeless, please click here. For the full list of Council numbers if you are homeless, click here. Homelessness Reduction Act fact-check: As of 3rd April 2018, the Homelessness Reduction Act will be law after having received Royal Assent on 27th April 2017. … Continue reading The Homelessness Reduction Act: What it means for you

#Budget2017: Campaign response to homelessness/housing proposals

On Wednesday Philip Hammond MP regaled the nation with his new budget that has to account for many factors of current times. Of importance to us is the mention and targets set for homelessness made within this budget/speech today. We are very glad to hear that Hammond mimics the thoughts that we have on the … Continue reading #Budget2017: Campaign response to homelessness/housing proposals

KNOW WHERE TO GO IF YOU ARE, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS, THREATENED WITH HOMELESSNESS OR IS HOMELESS:

Being threatened with homelessness, and becoming homeless can be incredibly scary. With homelessness rising every year mainly due to economic reasons, it is vital that our Campaign followers know what do to if they or someone they know is ever faced with the situation of having to leave their home. Reasons for eviction could be … Continue reading KNOW WHERE TO GO IF YOU ARE, OR SOMEONE YOU KNOW IS, THREATENED WITH HOMELESSNESS OR IS HOMELESS:

TONIGHT AT WORCESTER CITY COUNCIL: Service Review: Homelessness

Launching back into Campaign work with a bang – with Emily Saunders, Worcester Hub Leader for #HugosEarthquake down at Worcester Guildhall tonight for a Council Scrutiny meeting – “reviewing the homelessness service”. Launching back into Campaign work with a bang – with Emily Saunders, Worcester Hub Leader for #HugosEarthquake down at Worcester Guildhall tonight for … Continue reading TONIGHT AT WORCESTER CITY COUNCIL: Service Review: Homelessness

#HomelessnessReductionBill: Passing Second Reading stage – REACTION from @HugoSugg

The Homelessness Reduction Bill (HRB) has passed its Second Reading in the House of Commons today and will now progress into Committee Stage . It has a way to become law, but its heading that way. See below for Hugo Sugg’s response to the news. “I am pleased with this progress today and would like … Continue reading #HomelessnessReductionBill: Passing Second Reading stage – REACTION from @HugoSugg

My statement after #HomelessnessReductionBill first scrutiny meeting:

“After the first major scrutiny session of the #HomelessnessReductionBill – there are still major issues which need considering. Including lack of commitment of resources, no Central Government policy/strategy and a huge concern over the vacuum of people who will be accepted as needing to help – but there won’t be any increase in resources. I … Continue reading My statement after #HomelessnessReductionBill first scrutiny meeting:

#HugosEarthquake Press Release: Homelessness Reduction Bill

#HugosEarthquake Press Release: STATEMENT ON HOMELESSNESS REDUCTION BILL, 04 SEPTEMBER 2016 | press@hugosearthquake.org The Homelessness Reduction Bill is a Private Members’ Bill which was proposed by Bob Blackman MP (Harrow East) on Wednesday 29 June 2016. Although a sitting Conservative Member of Parliament has introduced this Bill, Mr Blackman is not a Government Minister and therefore this Bill … Continue reading #HugosEarthquake Press Release: Homelessness Reduction Bill

ALL LOCAL AUTHORITY NUMBERS FOR HOMELESSNESS/ADVICE:

Welcome to our A-W on the number to call if you are threatened with or are homeless. In alphabetical order are all Local Authorities/Council’s in England and Wales and their homeless number. If you are homeless in Scotland, please find the number by clicking here: Shelter Scotland directory You are able to call these numbers 24 … Continue reading ALL LOCAL AUTHORITY NUMBERS FOR HOMELESSNESS/ADVICE: