By Adam Yosef
Plans to penalise low income families for having young adult job seekers living at home could drive up homelessness, leading housing and homelessness charities warn today.
Giving money or food to a homeless person won’t do them any good, the Housing Minister has said, as welfare charities launch a ‘homelessness hotline’ billed by the Government as an alternative to hand-outs. By Charlie Cooper.
By Geordan Shannon, PhD Candidate in Epidemiolgy and Public Health at University College London.
An odd, and pretty grim concept; however, Brighton Housing Trust have seen how this can be a viable solution for homeless people. By Laura Matthews.