60,852 families are currently homeless in England. But, we don’t know much about their lives, and what could be causing them to be unable to find a safe, stable, affordable home.
With limited information, stereotypes abound, and solutions to homelessness seem intractable and unclear.
But we have found an alternative government dataset that gives more insight on homeless families. Today, Shelter’s social housing commission are publishing brand new analysis of government benefit data, that reveals the proportion of homeless families … Read more