Homelessness & Pets

Many of us wouldn’t dream of living without our furry friends, particularly in the trying and often lonely times of lockdown. But for some people experiencing homelessness, the difficult choice between their pet dogs and a roof over their head comes up all too much. Some hostels and temporary accommodation providers don’t allow dogs, which… Read More Homelessness & Pets

One Death is Too Many

Earlier this month the Office for National Statistics reported that there were an estimated 726 deaths of homeless people in England and Wales in 2018 (a 22% increase on 2017). While the mean age at death among the general population was 76 for men and 81 for women, among people who were homeless it was 45 and… Read More One Death is Too Many