Press releases

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Life on the margins: Over a quarter of a million without a home in England today

Shelter report to mark 50th anniversary reveals country’s ‘homelessness hotspots’...

Posted on 01 Dec 2016

Charity helpline receives a call for help every 30 seconds as demand surges

Number of calls to Shelter increases by 50,000 in just 12 months...

Posted on 14 Nov 2016

Over 120,000 children in Britain to wake up homeless this Christmas

Shelter launches urgent appeal after in-depth investigation uncovers the shocking reality of hidden homelessness...

Posted on 01 Nov 2016

Four in ten British homes not up to scratch, new measure defined by public shows

Shelter launches landmark ‘Living Home Standard’, based on what the British public say they need from a home...

Posted on 17 Oct 2016