Press releases and statements

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Shelter responds to government announcement on longer tenancies

Polly Neate, Chief Executive of Shelter, said: “This is an important step forward. Losing a tenancy is the main driver of homelessness...

Posted on 02 Jul 2018

Shelter signs up to put forces first

Housing and homelessness charity makes pledge to UK armed forces...

Posted on 29 Jun 2018

Highest number of older people homeless in a decade

Shelter's response to new government figures showing a rise in homelessness among those over 60 and single parent families....

Posted on 27 Jun 2018

One year on from Grenfell, millions still stuck on housing waiting lists

One year on from the tragic Grenfell fire. and many survivors are still waiting for a new home – but new analysis from Shelter reveals...

Posted on 08 Jun 2018