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Most recent press releases:
10 Oct '16
Rise in Homelessness highlights importance of National Rough Sleeping Strategy
St Mungo’s delivers letter with almost 15,000 signatures to 10 Downing Street calling on the Prime Minister to lead a new strategy to end rough sleeping
15 Sep '16
Suspension of housing benefit cap welcome, but rent reduction plan still threatens supported housing for vulnerable people
The government has announced plans to consult on a new funding regime for supported housing. After listening to concerns raised by the sector, ministers have also agreed to drop plans to cap housing benefit for supported housing tenants at the Local Housing Allowance (LHA) rate.
13 Sep '16
New basic skills project awarded £450,100 Big Lottery Fund money
Around 400 people will benefit from a new scheme from homelessness charity St Mungo’s which is being funded by the Big Lottery Fund.
09 Sep '16
Celebrities and campaigners call on the Prime Minister for a new rough sleeping strategy
Over fifty leaders of health and homelessness organisations, politicians, campaigners and celebrities are calling on the Prime Minister to put an end to rough sleeping, particularly for those people with mental health problems.
02 Sep '16
St Mungo’s ranked ninth in The Inclusive Top 50 Employers list
St Mungo's has been ranked ninth in the new 2016 list of UK based organisations that promote inclusion, released by The Excellence in Diversity Awards.
18 Aug '16
Cross-party committee of MPs calls on government to back new homelessness bill
St Mungo’s welcomes today’s report by the Communities and Local Government Committee which calls on the government to get behind the Homelessness Reduction Bill in order to stem rising levels of homelessness in England.
15 Aug '16
Children and Family Service shortlisted for London Homelessness Award
An innovative St Mungo’s project that supports people who are homeless to reconnect with family and children has been shortlisted for a prestigious London Homelessness Award.
13 Jul '16
More than 250 volunteers talk to people rough sleeping in Westminster
More than 250 compassionate volunteers have come together with homelessness charities to take part in a community event this week (10-17 July) to help people sleeping rough in Westminster – and St Mungo’s is proud to be part of the initiative.
13 Jul '16
New centre for homeless people offers housing, health facilities and job training all on one site
Camden Council and homelessness charity St Mungo's relaunched the Endsleigh Gardens centre for single homeless people after a major £2.5m transformation that will help also transform lives.
29 Jun '16
St Mungo’s calls on MPs to back Homelessness Reduction Bill
St Mungo’s has warmly welcomed the Homelessness Reduction Bill, introduced today by backbench Conservative MP Bob Blackman.