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The National Lottery Community Fund supports Shelter’s work with homeless families
The National Lottery Community Fund supports Shelter’s work with homeless families
Thanks to National Lottery players, Shelter’s Family Services in Bristol, Sheffield and East London have received £1.4 million over three years from The National Lottery…
Prejudice in practice: renting with a disability
Prejudice in practice: renting with a disability
This blog was co-written by Dave Lockyer, a Shelter Renting Champion who shares his experience of discrimination in the private rented sector. Discrimination has no…

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Homelessness isn’t a lifestyle choice: people living on the streets need our help, not a criminal record under the Criminal Justice Bill

As we face a cold January, we need your help more than ever in our Urgent Winter Appeal.

Our worsening housing emergency has resulted in a big rise in all forms of homelessness, with rough sleeping up 26% in a year.*

While most of the 3,069 people recorded as sleeping rough in England are men, there’s been a sharper rise (44%) among women (from 322 to 464), double that of men (22%).

We know street homelessness can kill. On the … Read more