Rough Sleeping

A British term for a homelessness
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Night after night have I passed in any rough sleeping place, and waited for morning.
Todays publication of Prosperity for All by the First Minister Carwyn Jones rightly highlights housing as a key priority in Wales with the need to address rough sleeping and boost housing supply front and centre.
We have been inundated with comments, emails and offers of help after we highlighted homeless people's experiences and asked why rough sleeping had doubled.
Although homelessness is a problem, Birmingham has a comparatively low rate of rough sleeping and I'm sure St Basils plays a huge part in that.
The Simon Community said rough sleeping and emergency accommodation could soon be history as it launched strategic plan Ending Homelessness, Creating Homes.
The winter programme, which will be funded through section 180 of the Housing Act 1996, aims to help voluntary organisations tackle and prevent the underlying problems of rough sleeping and homelessness in Wales.
The First Minister pledged the Scottish Government would immediately implement all recommendations from an expert group set up to examine the problem of rough sleeping.
Further details of a new short term action group which will identify the actions and changes needed to end rough sleeping and transform the use of temporary accommodation in Scotland, has been announced by Housing Minister Kevin Stewart in a Ministerial statement today.
A MAYORAL taskforce has been launched with a pledge to end the scourge of rough sleeping on our streets and encourage the public to donate to charities tackling the issue.
ROUGH sleeping is the most visibly shocking kind of homelessness, but in reality it is only the tip of the iceberg, say homeless charities.
A report by homeless expert Matthew Davenport published today examines homelessness in Westminster from a Christian perspective and states: "Soup runs in particular are contributing to tensions and difficulties in the rough sleeping communities.
Meanwhile, the Scottish Government are crowing about a PS50million action fund to tackle rough sleeping and homelessness.