Housing – Welfare Weekly http://www.welfareweekly.com Your weekly welfare news digest Mon, 22 Jan 2018 04:38:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.2 http://www.welfareweekly.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/cropped-welfare-weekly-logo-350x350.png Housing – Welfare Weekly http://www.welfareweekly.com 32 32 8507720 Universal Credit ‘shambles’ leaves Scottish tenants vulnerable to eviction, warns SNP MP http://www.welfareweekly.com/universal-credit-shambles-leaves-scottish-tenants-vulnerable-to-eviction-warns-snp-mp/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/universal-credit-shambles-leaves-scottish-tenants-vulnerable-to-eviction-warns-snp-mp/#respond Thu, 18 Jan 2018 15:31:38 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=278793 http://www.welfareweekly.com/universal-credit-shambles-leaves-scottish-tenants-vulnerable-to-eviction-warns-snp-mp/feed/ 0 278793 Tory council criticised for ‘demonising’ rough sleepers in posters http://www.welfareweekly.com/tory-council-criticised-for-demonising-rough-sleepers-in-posters/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/tory-council-criticised-for-demonising-rough-sleepers-in-posters/#respond Mon, 15 Jan 2018 17:48:18 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=278771 http://www.welfareweekly.com/tory-council-criticised-for-demonising-rough-sleepers-in-posters/feed/ 0 278771 Rogue landlords making millions out of housing benefits http://www.welfareweekly.com/rogue-landlords-making-millions-out-of-housing-benefits/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/rogue-landlords-making-millions-out-of-housing-benefits/#respond Sat, 13 Jan 2018 17:36:43 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=278769 http://www.welfareweekly.com/rogue-landlords-making-millions-out-of-housing-benefits/feed/ 0 278769 Windsor council leader sparks backlash with rough sleeper remarks http://www.welfareweekly.com/windsor-council-leader-sparks-backlash-with-rough-sleeper-remarks/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/windsor-council-leader-sparks-backlash-with-rough-sleeper-remarks/#respond Mon, 08 Jan 2018 16:47:46 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=278759 http://www.welfareweekly.com/windsor-council-leader-sparks-backlash-with-rough-sleeper-remarks/feed/ 0 278759 Councils forced to fund emergency help for universal credit claimants http://www.welfareweekly.com/councils-forced-to-fund-emergency-help-for-universal-credit-claimants/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/councils-forced-to-fund-emergency-help-for-universal-credit-claimants/#comments Fri, 29 Dec 2017 00:28:55 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277873 http://www.welfareweekly.com/councils-forced-to-fund-emergency-help-for-universal-credit-claimants/feed/ 1 277873 Tens of thousands of young people affected by homelessness, data shows http://www.welfareweekly.com/tens-of-thousands-of-young-people-affected-by-homelessness-data-shows/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/tens-of-thousands-of-young-people-affected-by-homelessness-data-shows/#respond Mon, 25 Dec 2017 16:52:30 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277860 http://www.welfareweekly.com/tens-of-thousands-of-young-people-affected-by-homelessness-data-shows/feed/ 0 277860 May accused of ‘callousness’ over plight of homeless families http://www.welfareweekly.com/may-accused-of-callousness-over-plight-of-homeless-families/ Wed, 20 Dec 2017 21:13:05 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277739 277739 MPs condemn ‘abject failure’ of homelessness policy http://www.welfareweekly.com/mps-condemn-abject-failure-of-homelessness-policy/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/mps-condemn-abject-failure-of-homelessness-policy/#comments Wed, 20 Dec 2017 00:56:52 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277729 http://www.welfareweekly.com/mps-condemn-abject-failure-of-homelessness-policy/feed/ 1 277729 First vending machine for homeless people launches in UK http://www.welfareweekly.com/first-vending-machine-for-homeless-people-launches-in-uk/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/first-vending-machine-for-homeless-people-launches-in-uk/#comments Tue, 19 Dec 2017 18:34:42 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277723 http://www.welfareweekly.com/first-vending-machine-for-homeless-people-launches-in-uk/feed/ 1 277723 Families with stable jobs at risk of homelessness in Britain, report finds http://www.welfareweekly.com/families-with-stable-jobs-at-risk-of-homelessness-in-britain-report-finds/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/families-with-stable-jobs-at-risk-of-homelessness-in-britain-report-finds/#comments Fri, 15 Dec 2017 01:11:09 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277703 http://www.welfareweekly.com/families-with-stable-jobs-at-risk-of-homelessness-in-britain-report-finds/feed/ 1 277703 Jeremy Corbyn demands ‘justice’ for Grenfell victims and survivors (video) http://www.welfareweekly.com/jeremy-corbyn-demands-justice-for-grenfell-victims-and-survivors-video/ Thu, 14 Dec 2017 20:02:47 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277698 277698 Rising homelessness numbers ‘a national outrage’ http://www.welfareweekly.com/rising-homelessness-numbers-a-national-outrage/ http://www.welfareweekly.com/rising-homelessness-numbers-a-national-outrage/#comments Thu, 14 Dec 2017 17:33:34 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277695 http://www.welfareweekly.com/rising-homelessness-numbers-a-national-outrage/feed/ 1 277695 Low-income households at risk as mortgage support benefit is axed http://www.welfareweekly.com/low-income-households-at-risk-as-mortgage-support-benefit-is-axed/ Sat, 09 Dec 2017 16:59:24 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277625 277625 Four in 10 right-to-buy homes are now owned by private landlords http://www.welfareweekly.com/four-in-10-right-to-buy-homes-are-now-owned-by-private-landlords/ Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:08:21 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277619 277619 128,000 children in Britain will wake up homeless on Christmas day, charity claims http://www.welfareweekly.com/128000-children-in-britain-will-wake-up-homeless-on-christmas-day/ Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:13:32 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277610 277610 More children homeless or in temporary housing than during crash crisis http://www.welfareweekly.com/more-children-homeless-or-in-temporary-housing-than-during-crash-crisis/ Wed, 06 Dec 2017 01:13:36 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277596 277596 Letters: Council withdraws proposal to fine homeless £1,000 for using tents http://www.welfareweekly.com/letters-council-withdraws-proposal-to-fine-homeless-1000-for-using-tents/ Thu, 30 Nov 2017 23:54:06 +0000 http://www.welfareweekly.com/?p=277577 277577 Survey reveals impact of proposed funding cuts on women fleeing abuse http://www.welfareweekly.com/survey-reveals-impact-of-proposed-funding-cuts-on-women-fleeing-abuse/ Wed, 29 Nov 2017 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