MPs warn against weakening the homelessness safety net

The Homelessness Reduction Bill aims to reduce homelessness, especially for those who currently don’t receive help.  But MPs have today warned that the Bill should be redrafted to ensure that the existing protections for families and other vulnerable people are not weakened.  Shelter strongly support this.

Bob Blackman MP’s Homelessness Reduction Bill, which has its Second Reading in Parliament in two weeks’ time, has the laudable aim of reducing homelessness.

The DCLG Select Committee has today reported on its … Read more