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Features

 
 
July/August 2018
She had a job, but not enough money to pay for life’s basics – food, rent and utilities
 
 
July/August 2018
Photographer Lewis explains why he takes photos
 
 
July/August 2018
More than half of homeless people struggle with chronic pain
 
 
July/August 2018
Here’s your guide for those times when you have a roof, but are roofless
 
 
July/August 2018

Carla Ecola, founder of the UK's first LGBTIQ+ crisis/homeless shelter and community centre, talks hidden homelessness.

 
 
July/August 2018
At what point does a family row leave you homeless – and what can you do if that happens?
 

News

 
 
July/August 2018
Who's at risk of hidden homelessness?
 
 
July/August 2018
All the news that fits - from stinking hostels and rocketing numbers of under-25s on the streets to our peer journalists' festival talk
 
 
July/August 2018
Seeing things differently
 
 
May/June 2018

 
 
May/June 2018
Making good even when things look bleak
 
 
Mar/Apr 2018
All the news that fits!
 

Opinion

 
 
July/August 2018
Do your phone mishaps make you laugh or scream?
 
 
May/June 2018
Ideas from around the world to help homeless people
 
 
May/June 2018
Our needs are seldom asked. They’re often assumed. And the answers are varied, writes Matt Hobbs
 

Information

 
 
May/June 2018
Answers from our readers
 
 
May/June 2018
Here’s how to get the best out of Citizens Advice (CAB), Gateway Assessor Michael Bowden
 
 
Mar/Apr 2018
You have a right to healthcare. Find out more.
 

Letters

 
 
Jul/Aug 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
 

Obituaries

 
 
July/August 2018
Kevin and Alex are the reality behind the stats. Someone who sleeps rough has an average age of 47. Life expectancy in the UK is 81.
 
 
May 2012
Suicide of Tampa Epoch’s founder leaves paper’s future in doubt
 
 
December 2011
Annual service remembers 146 homeless men and women
 

 

Contents

New arrivals hit the streets

Soup Run Forum

Web only: Emergency Islington shelter remains open during sub-zero temperatures

Chairman of the board

Rest in peace - in memory of lost friends

Prince poses

Starter pack boost

Wearing a jacket to beg?

Teens found guilty of killing Ralph Millward

The Passage withdraws service "as a last resort"

New learning centre for Glasgow

iHobo game causes controversy

Auckland extends ban on rough sleepers

Homeless interrogation

Affordable housing development opens in Edinburgh

Who decides?

Credit unions

New counts are optional

Nobby on stage

I will never forget you, my people

London homeless services in limbo over £3.28m cuts

Disused night shelter re-opened for winter months

Coventry Cyrenians forced to cut services

London hub success for new rough sleepers

Crisis Skylight in Birmingham - a year on

Residents look ahead to staff upheaval

Midland Heart report

Labour call for hefty council tax levy on empty homes

Stik pic for the American Church

Lottery grant means new opportunities

Mungo's launches women's campaign

Homeless people forced into slavery

Homeless couple marry in Australia

Number of homeless in Southend underestimated

Basic banking for all

NSNO expands into west London

Scottish homeless applications drop by 19 per cent

Miami cannibal

Invisible People film UK homeless

The demilitarised zone in North America’s drug war

2012 - the year of the right to permanent accommodation in Scotland?

Crisis at Christmas

The Pavement is recruiting

Rough sleeper donates $250 to charity

Food voucher scheme scrapped

Commemorating friends and companions

Human rights for all

First person: Gemskii on regaining control of her life

The shades come off

Upfront: spikes

Comment: Spikes are the least of your worries

Opinion: All up in smoke?

Heartbreak Hotel, episode 4.

The Pied Piper of Housing

March for the Homeless

Being homeless doesn't mean you can't vote on May 7

The vulnerability ruling

The Queen’s speech

Criminalising homelessness

116-bed hostel for young homeless to close in Southwark

Sponsor a bed and rebuild a life

Hipsters neutralise anti-homeless spikes

What the Brexit will happen now?

Anti-homelessness protesters threatened with eviction, jail by Manchester city council

Showing our impact

Rebirth

The birth of the North Gower Action Group

A pianist, an artist, a dog called George and a new homeless app

Living water

Midwinter blues?

Councils back change in law to tackle rising homelessness

Having problems with your JSA?

Mayoral hustings on homelessness

Skippering

A major step in reducing homelessness?

Liverpool Police homeless curb beggars belief

Charity begins at home?

Legal aid charade

Surviving the streets – by those who've done it

Stop the scandal

Glasgow homeless services at risk

Bill gives councils legal duty to stop homelessness

Homeless Grenfell survivors afraid of deportation

Remembering those who have died in the past year

Safer injection action update

Alexander Withers

Kevin Headley

 

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