Scarlett Montanaro describes the work of her project to deliver essential sanitary products to homeless women
Wednesday 8th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
LANDMARK legislation tackling homelessness received backing from MPs yesterday and is set to win support in the House of Lords.
The Homelessness Reduction Bill places a new duty on councils to provide advice and support to people at risk of homelessness at earlier stages.
Saturday 25th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
KESTRA LAURENT reports on the fundraising initiative inspired by a scene in I, Daniel Blake providing sanitary products to the women affected by the Tory governments brutal cuts
Wednesday 15th Feb 2017
posted by Jody Porter in Features
by Bethany Rielly
POLICE in Paris have been threatening refugees sleeping rough with tear gas and even taking blankets off them in sub-zero weather.
Research by the Refugee Rights Data Project, published in the Independent at the weekend, reveals that more than half of...
Tuesday 14th Feb 2017
posted by Morning Star in World
Number of people on streets has doubled
Thursday 26th Jan 2017
AID for Glasgow’s homeless has hit crisis point as a result of swingeing cuts to services and increasing demand during the colder weather.
Members of the Unison union who work with homeless people revealed yesterday that government cuts to Glasgow City Council funding has left...
Saturday 7th Jan 2017
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
Most rough-sleepers say life’s getting worse
Friday 23rd Dec 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Thousands staying with strangers or committing crimes to avoid homelessness
Monday 19th Dec 2016
2016 will set a new record for rough sleeping and children spending Christmas in temporary digs as Tory misrule rolls on
Friday 16th Dec 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
LABOUR has pledged to end the “national shame” of rough sleeping within its next term in government and challenged PM Theresa May to back the plan, it was revealed yesterday.
Shadow housing minister John Healey said there can be “no excuses” for the fact that a...
Wednesday 14th Dec 2016