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Features

 
 
September/October 2017
Raynor Winn met ex-offenders who went walking and found it saved their lives
 
 
September/October 2017
Surviving and thriving inside, by someone who's done just that
 
 
September/October 2017
Cheryl has spent the last 10 years in and out of Scotland’s main women’s prison
 
 
September/October 2017
The prison population of England and Wales rose by about 90 per cent between 1990 and 2016
 
 
July/August 2017
Photography and theatre can change homeless people's lives
 
 
July/August 2017
Homeless people will continue to be hospitalised from taking legal highs unless the government deals with the chronic shortage of housing
 

News

 
 
September/October 2017
Why do so many people end up homeless after leaving prison?
 
 
September/October 2017
The British sculptor who created the iconic Angel of the North has curated a major exhibition of the work of prison artists
 
 
September/October 2017
We round up some of the information that's come our way over the last few weeks
 
 
September/October 2017
Murder and suicide in prisons are at a 25-year high, and assaults 27 per cent up
 
 
July/August 2017
Oxford City Council has agreed to consider opening public buildings to homeless people
 
 
July/August 2017
There are fears that fentanyl is endangering lives in the UK
 

Opinion

 
 
July/August 2017
When Raynor Winn and her husband found themselves homeless, they set off to live in the wild. They were far from alone.
 
 
October/November 2016
Getting creative is essential for the soul and helps us move on with life, says Mat Amp.
 
 
Jan/Feb 2016
How do you nourish your soul when you’re homeless, asks Mat Amp, who’s been there and done that
 

Information

 
 
September/October 2017
Lung health can be a big issue for homeless people...
 
 
July/August 2017
Groundswell spoke to over 260 people experiencing homelessness about their dental health. There are problems...
 
 
December 2016/January 2017
Doctors must stop turning away homeless people who need healthcare.
 

Letters

 
 
July/August 2015
A reader calls us out on an article.
 
 
March 2015
Being treated with love and respect is important
 
 
December 2014
A reader responds to last month's article about the new antisocial behaviour act
 

September 2014

 

Contents

Begging arrests in London double over three years

B&B should be banned

Homeless health scare

Glasgow finds old solution

Peer support

Climbdown on sanctions

Charity starts at home

In focus: Referendum

Free foil for heroin addicts

Hostels open up to the young

Families "stuck and struggling"

Job-hunting? Get a bus

Robbed for small change

Three charged with murder

Homeless style

Street violence threats

Cookie thief arrested

Get out there!

 

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