Here is a list of our most recent press releases:
16 May 2013 -
A new report on the affordability of renting a shared home on benefits in London reveals:
Only 5.5% of shared properties in London are affordable to under 35s on benefits
Welfare reforms have added an additional 12,000 claimants competing for...
26 April 2013 -
Survey of 500 services finds homeless sector shrank in 2012.
Research published today by the umbrella body Homeless Link indicates that funding cuts are having an impact on the ability of charities to help those without a home.
With the number of...
8 April 2013 -
The Department for Work and Pensions announced last week a review of plans that could have forced many homeless hostels to close.
Last autumn, the Government set out its approach to paying for housing benefit in supported and specialist accommodation...
22 March 2013 -
The latest Government figures on statutory homelessness in England (published Friday 22 March) show that the number of people applying to councils for help with housing has continued to increase.
To help you understand the figures, we have produced a...
26 February 2013 -
A new system regulating private landlords is just one of a basket of measures being called for to help end homelessness in England.
With the latest Government figures showing an 11% rise in the number of homeless people, the umbrella body Homeless...
6 February 2013 -
Number of people sleeping out increased by 31% in last two years
Approach to help rough sleepers quickly, four times more successful than traditional services
Homeless Link calls on councils not to cut services and urges public to play their...
25 January 2013 -
Invitation to tender for evaluation of the Homelessness Transition Fund
The Homelessness Transition Fund is a £20 million grants scheme to tackle homelessness, and gives grants between £25,000 and £250,000 to help reduce...
25 January 2013 -
Umbrella body for homeless charities asks Derby City council to reconsider.
Responding to the news that the Derby City council cabinet has agreed to move forward with proposals to cut its Supporting People budget by 81 per cent over three years, Rick...
18 January 2013 -
22 communities will be awarded grants totalling £3,600,000 to help ensure that no-one spends a second night on the street.
Over 2000 people are estimated to be sleeping rough on any one night in England.
The funding follows the launch of...
11 January 2013 -
As homelessness rises across the country, plans to cut local funding of housing support services by up to 85% will damage lives and communities, Homeless Link warns.
Who is supporting people now? has been published today as Homeless Link’s CEO...