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9 in 10 private renters missing out on a social home

More than nine in 10 private renters (91%) who need a social home are unable to get one and are left on waiting lists, often...

Posted on 05 Nov 2019

Shelter response to Queen's Speech

“It’s frustrating to see the housing emergency missing from the government’s agenda in the face of the current crisis. Wit...

Posted on 15 Oct 2019

World Homeless Day: Shelter warns of ‘ticking timebomb’ for older renters

A quarter of older renters fear they will be made homeless...

Posted on 10 Oct 2019

Shelter shocked by increase in homelessness deaths

Today, the Office for National Statistics (ONS) has released new figures on the number of homeless people who died in England and Wales in 2...

Posted on 01 Oct 2019