Press releases and statements

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‘No DSS’: Five leading letting agents risk breaking discrimination law

New Shelter and NHF report reveals discrimination against housing benefit tenants is rife Five of England’s leading letting agents ac...

Posted on 22 Aug 2018

Shelter response to Rough Sleeping Strategy

Polly Neate, chief executive of Shelter, said: “This strategy is an important step forward in the fight against the rough-sleeping eme...

Posted on 13 Aug 2018

Shelter response to supported housing announcement

Shelter is delighted that the government has chosen to keep housing benefit in place for those in supported housing....

Posted on 09 Aug 2018

Over half of homeless families in England are in work, shock new figures show

55% of homeless families trapped in temporary accommodation are actually working, according to new research released by Shelter’s soci...

Posted on 23 Jul 2018