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Shelter response to new coronavirus guidance for hostels and day centres for people sleeping rough

Shelter responds to new government guidance for hostels and day centres for people who are rough sleeping. The full guidance can be found he...

Posted on 17 Mar 2020

Shelter response about incomes of private renters being affected by the coronavirus outbreak

Polly Neate, chief executive of Shelter, said: “The situation with coronavirus is serious and developing daily. While the country face...

Posted on 16 Mar 2020

Shelter responds to government Budget housing announcements

Shelter chief executive Polly Neate responds to the housing announcements in the Budget today (Wednesday 11 March)...

Posted on 11 Mar 2020

Annual Rough Sleeping Snapshot 2019: Rough sleeping down 9% in a year, but still 141% higher than 2010

The government's annual rough sleeping snapshot for 2019 shows 4,266 people slept rough on a given night in England last year...

Posted on 27 Feb 2020