#Rough Sleeping

  • Article: An Innovative Tap-to-Donate Scheme Launches to Fight Homelessness in Bristol

    An Innovative Tap-to-Donate Scheme Launches to Fight Homelessness in Bristol

    By Helen Lock|Sept. 23, 2019

    People will be able to tap their cards to send £3 directly to charities. Read more

  • Article: One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    One Homeless Person in the UK Dies Every 19 Hours: Data

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 14, 2019

    The Museum of Homelessness says official records of people dying while homeless are "inconsistent". Read more

  • Article: The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    The Homeless Football World Cup Is Kicking Off in Cardiff This Weekend

    By Helen Lock|July 26, 2019

    The tournament is played by people experiencing homelessness all over the world. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways to Help Homeless People During the Summer Heatwave

    5 Ways to Help Homeless People During the Summer Heatwave

    By James Hitchings-Hales  and  Jana Sepehr|July 26, 2019

    Homelessness can be even harder when it’s hot — and experts want you to help. Read more

  • Article: The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes

    The City of Johannesburg Is Turning 37 Factories Into 3,000 Homes

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|July 2, 2019

    Lack of housing is one of the biggest problems in the city. Read more

  • Article: Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report

    Homeless Deaths Are Highest in UK Councils Hit Hardest by Budget Cuts: Report

    By Helen Lock|June 24, 2019

    Some of the areas reportedly saw cuts of more than three times the national average. Read more

  • Article: There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2019

    Homelessness charity Crisis says the Vagrancy Act deters people who are homeless seeking help. Read more

  • Article: Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol

    Why Cardboard Gravestones Are Appearing in Bristol

    By Helen Lock|May 29, 2019

    “He died in this doorway as shoppers walked by.” Read more