Section: Homelessness & Rough Sleeping

Brokenshire confirms over £25 million to help vulnerable rough sleepers

Posted 07.05.19
GOV.UK: Further reading

A £25 million funding boost announced by Communities Secretary James Brokenshire MP will provide thousands of vulnerable people sleeping rough with specialist support to recover from life on the streets.

The money, to be shared with 108 local authorities across the country, will be used to fund innovative local schemes aimed at supporting people off the streets and into stable accommodation where they can receive the tailored care they need.

This will include:

Councils will use the investment to create an estimated additional 2,600 beds and 750 support staff.

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