Crisis’ Study on Homelessness
A new study by Crisis (http://www.crisis.org.uk) examines the current and projected levels of homelessness in the UK. They estimate that the number of homeless households in England has now reached 143,000.
Click here to download and read the Summary Report of their findings.
Some key points
- Approximately 236,000 people are homeless in the UK
- Crisis predicts that homelessness will continue to rise
- The most important driver of homelessness in all its forms is poverty
- We need investment in affordable and accessible housing