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Features

 
 
April/May 2017
We meet Dual Diagnosis Anonymous founder Dan Ware and his colleagues to find out more about working to help people with mental health and addiction issues
 
 
April/May 2017
Who is looking out for tenants' rights?
 
 
February/March 2017
When Jeremy Hayden ended up homeless, he also had mental health and drug problems and couldn't get help. He investigates why, and finds his experience is worryingly common.
 
 
February/March 2017

'From the Ground Up’ aims to teach journalism skills to people with first-hand experience of homelessness. Meet our team, who bring you experience and honesty in spades...

 
 
December 2016/January 2017
Winter night shelters haven’t always had a good reputation. But they can save your life, finds Mat Amp.
 
 
December 2016/January 2017
Crisis at Christmas can be a turning point, says Pavement volunteer Ian Kalman, who claimed it helped him find a way off the streets
 

News

 
 
April/May 2017
Camp offers 24/7 access to free food and shelter
 
 
April/May 2017
Critics say money would be better spent on housing
 
 
April/May 2017
Thousands of young people are facing life on the streets in coming months if new restrictions on housing benefit go ahead.
 
 
April/May 2017
RICS survey found that many homeless and vulnerable people cannot afford private accommodation
 
 
April/May 2017
Number up by 81 per cent in just two years
 
 
April/May 2017
A London soup kitchen that serves three-course meals every night has to move out by 31 May
 

Opinion

 
 
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
 
 
Jan/Feb 2016
If you want to get off the street, you have to get serious, says Christopher Ubsdell
 

Information

 
 
December 2016/January 2017
Doctors must stop turning away homeless people who need healthcare.
 
 
December 2016/January 2017
Joanna McAleer spoke to the team behind homeless vet clinics Trusty Paws and found out how they can help you and your dog.
 
 
October/November 2016
Detals of the annual November service
 

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
 

July 2007

 

Contents

Tensions on street

Drug policy revised: hard drugs give rise to hard questions

Criminal Record Office checks - update

No sleeping still

Two jobs for the price of one, but what does it say?

Anger at homeless agency's motivational speaker

Soup Run Forum

Groundswell Homeless Link link

Cardboard Citizens

Hostel eviction filmed - but it wasn't official

A John Lewis list

Online maps for the homeless

Shelter reaches out

Ten Feet Away Festival

Controversial TV: 'Filthy rich and homeless'

Meeting the MPs

National soup run conference

Death in South Africa

Beggar wins case in US

War on Californian homeless

Phoenix heat is rising

A polished organisation

Criminal Record Office checks and move-ons

What treatment's available if you're from Eastern Europe?

 

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