New figures reveal that the number of households accepted as statutory homeless in England has increased by more than 60% since 2009.
The number of homeless children in Britain is at its highest level in a decade, shocking new research reveals.
Estimated 128,000 children are without a home – more than were in the same situation in 2007 – says Shelter report.
Homeless people in Stoke still face swingeing cuts to vital support services.
Research by the charity reveals that the number of calls to its helpline has increased by 25% over the last year.
Charity calls on members of the public to help support homeless people over the festive season.
Stoke-on-Trent council called ‘callous’ for proposing penalty notice in city centre followed by court appearance and fine.
Lincolnshire property firms sends formal notice of possession to all tenants in case universal credit leads to rent arrears.
Charity used official government and FoI data to estimate 307,000 people sleeping rough or living in inadequate housing.
Chancellor Philip Hammond urged to use the upcoming budget to scrap the lower benefit cap.
Local Government Association reveals a 130% rise in older homelessness over the last eight years.
Labour leader said the roll-out of universal credit is already causing 'debt, poverty and homelessness'
Two women arrested after urinating on homeless man’s bedding, before setting fire to his only possessions
This shocking footage highlights the regular abuse and violence experienced by rough sleepers.
Housing federation says new system poses challenge to landlords, and Guardian investigation reveals claimants’ frustration.
Shelter calls on chancellor to act in next month’s budget while council leaders attack failure to fix ‘broken’ housing market.
Greater Manchester mayor says officials from across public sector including NHS believe rollout should be stopped.
Report by Crisis finds that many single homeless people are being denied access to social housing.
Latest figures also show a rise in the number of homeless households placed in temporary accommodation.
People sleeping rough are vastly outnumbered by those whose homelessness we don’t see. More needs to be done to reach the most vulnerable.
Shelter Scotland says welfare changes 'directly threaten tenancies and risk pushing more people into homelessness'.
Majority of councils and housing associations say Tory welfare policies are undermining their efforts to reduce homelessness.
Housing chiefs’ warning on effect of flagship Tory welfare reform.
New report reveals that two-thirds of English councils have closed or cut emergency funds, causing greater hardship to low-income families.
National Audit Office says ministers have no grip on the causes of issue that costs the taxpayer more than £1bn a year.