Homelessness charity probed over ‘serious concerns’

A homelessness charity is being investigated amid “serious concerns” over how its social media channels are handled. The Charity Commission has launched a statutory inquiry into Humanity Torbay after complaints over political content on its social media pages. Charities can undertake campaigning if it furthers their purpose but it must...

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Many Measures targeting homeless people

It is great to see investigative work being done on antisocial behaviour powers, showing the impact on those who are homeless. These measures require such probing (Homeless people facing fines and prison, 21 May). Since antisocial behaviour powers were devolved to local areas by the coalition government in 2014, there...

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WHY DO YOUNG PEOPLE GET LESS SUPPORT?

The shock of the global Covid-19 pandemic is being felt across society – however, it is clear that this is not a shock which is being felt evenly. As Professor Anne Hastings at the UK Collaborative Centre for Housing illustrates, young people aged under 25 are already emerging as one of...

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