Strategic advice & funding for housing, care & support providers

Contact us now to discuss your requirements

    New research has found that almost one in five young people in the UK have slept rough. Homeless

    A Comre Poll commissioned by homelessness charity Centrepoint has found that 18% of 2,011 people between sixteen and 25 slept in ‘unsafe’ places over the past year due to them feeling like they had nowhere else to go, reports Inside Housing.

    42% of people surveyed with experience of rough sleeping said they spent one night doing so, with 33% saying they spent between one night and a week sleeping rough.

    Centrepoint’s chief executive Seyi Obakin said the government’s failure to track the number of 18-25-year-olds sleeping rough nationally meant young people missed out on important services.

    She said: “The government’s only data on rough sleeping does not breakdown by age and is limited to estimates and a one-night snap-shot survey. From this it’s impossible to ensure that vital support services for homeless young people are available in the right place at the right time.”

    What do you think of this? Tweet us your comments @suppsolutions

    Image source:

    November 07, 2014 by Laura Matthews Categories: Homelessness

    Latest Briefing

    Introduction The National Statement of Expectations for Supported Housing (NSE) was finally published on 20 October 2020, five years after the 2015 Comprehensive Spending Review suggested regulatory and oversight changes were needed, although in 2018 the government >>>


    Customer endorsement

    What are the Future Funding Arrangements for Supported and Sheltered Housing?

    "Information on Exempt Accommodation & DWP Review was very informative, but also commend your approach in delivering workshops/conferences in a proactive way, and use of email and your website as a public resource"

    P.C. - The Hyde Group

    Quick Contact