Press releases and statements

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Shelter welcomes changes to housing benefit for 18-21s

The DWP has announced it will offer the housing element of universal credit for all 18-21-year-olds, not just those meeting certain criteria...

Posted on 29 Mar 2018

New government figures show only one social home is built for almost every three sold off

Shelter responds to government figures showing dwindling numbers of social housing under the Right to Buy scheme....

Posted on 29 Mar 2018

Housing and homelessness charity Shelter welcomes new Chair of Trustees

Shelter’s Board of Trustees has appointed Helen Baker as Shelter’s new chair, alongside a new chair of audit, risk and finance, ...

Posted on 27 Mar 2018

Shelter responds to latest homelessness figures

Shelter's response to MHCLG’s latest homelessness figures...

Posted on 22 Mar 2018