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Most recent press releases:
28 Nov '16
A mental health crisis on our streets: St Mungo’s new report
Areas with high numbers of rough sleepers do not have the specialist mental health services to cope with the need, according to a new report out today by St Mungo’s.
28 Nov '16
Supporters in sleeping bags launch campaign to fund city’s night shelters
Today (Monday 28 November) sees the launch of a pioneering crowdfunding campaign to fund Bristol’s night shelters for people sleeping rough in the city.
21 Nov '16
Minister meets residents and volunteers at project for rough sleepers
Lord Bourne, who speaks on behalf of the government on homelessness in the Lords, visited The Lodge today (21 November), to meet residents of the St Mungo’s project for former rough sleepers and volunteers from the property company Telereal Trillium to mark Mitzvah Day.
07 Nov '16
St Mungo's royal patron visits Bristol centre for recovery
His Royal Highness The Duke of Kent visited St Mungo’s today to talk with clients and staff at their renovated New Street Centre in St Judes.
28 Oct '16
MPs back ‘once in a generation’ change to homelessness law
The Homelessness Reduction Bill received its second reading in Parliament today, moving one step closer to becoming law.
24 Oct '16
Government backs Homelessness Reduction Bill
The Government has announced its support for the Homelessness Reduction Bill.
21 Oct '16
St Mungo’s welcomes publication of the Homelessness Reduction Bill
A new version of the Homelessness Reduction Bill, to be debated by MPs on Friday 28 October, has been published.
19 Oct '16
Nowhere safe to stay: Homeless people “told to sleep rough” despite extreme dangers
New research out today from homelessness charity St Mungo’s has revealed that 129 rough sleepers died in London since 2010 – an average of one rough sleeper dying every fortnight – while some people, shockingly, were told by councils to sleep rough to access support.
17 Oct '16
PM announces £40m funding for homelessness prevention
The Prime Minister Theresa May has announced a £40m package of funding package to prevent and tackle homelessness.
12 Oct '16
St Mungo’s recognised in 2016 Race Equality Awards
St Mungo's and its BAME Diversity Network have been recognised for leadership in creating equal and inclusive workplaces for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic people by winning the 2016 Race Equality Award’s Inclusive Workplace Culture Award.