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Shelter responds to the Fitness for Human Habitation Bill passing a second reading in Parliament

Shelter's chief executive Polly Neate responds to the Fitness for Human Habitation Bill passing its second reading....

Posted on 19 Jan 2018

Shelter report reveals the devastating impact of homelessness in the classroom

A unique investigation by Shelter, exploring how teachers view the impact of homelessness on children, reveals that many are struggling to c...

Posted on 21 Dec 2017

Shelter comment on Persimmon resignation

Following the resignation of housebuilder Persimmon’s chair, chief executive of Shelter Polly Neate said: 'Housebuilders are failing t...

Posted on 20 Dec 2017

Shelter agrees with Public Accounts Committee; homelessness a ‘national crisis’

Polly Neate, CEO of Shelter, said: 'Unfortunately, this report is yet another shocking reminder of just how bad our homelessness crisis has ...

Posted on 20 Dec 2017