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1 in 5 adults suffer mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and panic attacks due to housing pressures

Shocking new research has today revealed that millions of people in England are suffering a deterioration in their mental health because of ...

Posted on 19 Apr 2017

Eviction from a private tenancy accounts for 78% of the rise in homelessness since 2011

Eviction from a private tenancy accounts for 78% of the rise in homelessness since 2011...

Posted on 23 Mar 2017

'Rigged’ housebuilding system means eight in ten families cannot afford new home, says Shelter

New Shelter report reveals ‘rigged’ system favours big developers and land traders rather than families, as it sets out a new mo...

Posted on 02 Mar 2017

Polly Neate announced as new CEO of homelessness charity Shelter

Polly Neate has been announced as the new CEO of housing and homelessness charity Shelter. She will take up her position on August 14th, 201...

Posted on 21 Feb 2017