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Shelter report reveals the devastating impact of homelessness in the classroom

A unique investigation by Shelter, exploring how teachers view the impact of homelessness on children, reveals that many are struggling to c...

Posted on 21 Dec 2017

Shelter comment on Persimmon resignation

Following the resignation of housebuilder Persimmon’s chair, chief executive of Shelter Polly Neate said: 'Housebuilders are failing t...

Posted on 20 Dec 2017

Shelter agrees with Public Accounts Committee; homelessness a ‘national crisis’

Polly Neate, CEO of Shelter, said: 'Unfortunately, this report is yet another shocking reminder of just how bad our homelessness crisis has ...

Posted on 20 Dec 2017

Shelter responds to High Court ruling on deporting homeless EU citizens

The High Court rules homelessness alone does not meet the legal requirements for deportation....

Posted on 14 Dec 2017