Far from alone: Homelessness in Britain in 2017

Homeless is not inevitable but remains an all too persistent problem in Britain in 2017. New evidence from Shelter sets out the  full scale of recorded homelessness. While this shocking figure rises (4% since 2016), many households are stuck in Temporary Accommodation, where one in three will still be next Christmas. These worrying trends have prompted Shelter to launch an emergency appeal and demands ambitious new direction from government to tackle the underlying causes of homelessness.

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