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Help for migrants who are ineligible for homelessness assistance

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Duties and powers that a local authority might have towards applicants who are ineligible for homelessness assistance.

Help for ineligible adult migrants in England

How adult migrants who are ineligible for housing under homelessness legislation can access accommodation. 

Help for ineligible children and families in England

Assistance under the Children Act 1989 for children and their families who are not eligibile under homelessness legislation. 

Restrictions on help

Restrictions on access to support, including accommodation, that may be provided under community care legislation. 

Help for ineligible migrants in Wales

Overview of duties and powers to provide accommodation to households who are ineligible for homelessness assistance under the Housing (Wales) Act 2014. 

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