Entries by Hull Homeless

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More Vulnerable Women are Reaching Out to Us

Over the last year we’ve seen a substantial increase in referrals for vulnerable women escaping domestic abuse, sex work and destitution. Many of these have been from organisations like probation services and social services, but we have had a number of nurses contact us from the NHS about pregnant women and vulnerable children too. On […]

The Homelessness Reduction Act 2017 looks towards better homelessness prevention

With rough sleeping in UK having risen 134 percent since 2010, and the national charity Crisis estimating the core homeless population reached 236,00 in 2016 more than ever needs to be done to tackle all forms of homelessness, with improved and increased focus on prevention and a greater understanding of productive relief work, long gone are the days of a “sticking […]