Rough Sleepers

Home Office drops plan to arrest homeless people if they smell
Homelessness

Home Office drops plan to arrest homeless people if they smell

The government has softened the Criminal Justice Bill after parliament pressure – but ‘unnecessary’ Vagrancy Act replacement still leaves rough sleepers at risk of prison
If the Tories really are toast, the new Labour government must be bold
Paul McNamee

If the Tories really are toast, the new Labour government must be bold

Half of all homeless people have a brain injury. This project provides essential support
Illustration of a head silhouette and a brain with a red area
Health

Half of all homeless people have a brain injury. This project provides essential support

Thousands of 16 and 17-year-old children were homeless in England last year – and 'treated like adults'
Homelessness

Thousands of 16 and 17-year-old children were homeless in England last year – and 'treated like adults'

Homeless charity transforms Ford Transit van to help rough sleepers with food, hygiene and shelter
Rough sleeping

Homeless charity transforms Ford Transit van to help rough sleepers with food, hygiene and shelter

How we can end the housing crisis and fix the UK, explained
Illustration of people and houses
Rachael Williamson and John Perry

How we can end the housing crisis and fix the UK, explained

The number of people living on London's streets has risen by 20% in a year
Homelessness

The number of people living on London's streets has risen by 20% in a year

Gallery: Exhibition showcases photography of rough sleepers and sofa surfers
Art

Gallery: Exhibition showcases photography of rough sleepers and sofa surfers

David Bailey: King's Cross revisited
King's Cross Camley Street 1998 David Bailey
Art

David Bailey: King's Cross revisited