Press releases and statements

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128,000 children in Britain will be homeless on Christmas day

A shocking 128,000 children in Britain will wake up homeless and in temporary accommodation this Christmas, a new report by Shelter reveals ...

Posted on 06 Dec 2017

Shelter issues warning ahead of critical Christmas season, as free helpline receives a call every 22 seconds

Shocking new figures show Shelter received a call for help every 22 seconds in the run up to Christmas last year, and the charity is warning...

Posted on 27 Nov 2017

Shelter's response to Autumn Budget

Shelter responds to housing announcements in Autumn Budget 2017...

Posted on 22 Nov 2017

Shelter's response to the Hampstead fire

Responding to the Hampstead fire, Shelter CEO Polly Neate said: 'We are shocked and saddened to hear of another fatal fire in a block of fla...

Posted on 21 Nov 2017