| By Mia Abeyawardene
Burnham's plan to end rough sleeping shows early signs of success but charities are lacking resources
Earlier this year Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, announced a radical plan aiming to end rough sleeping by 2020. While this may have...
| By Lewis Finney
A Manchester City Council tweet about unofficial soup kitchens has provoked an intense public reaction. The Twitter post was...
| By Meliza Sestito
Poverty In Periods - Campaign fighting for sanitary product donation to help Manchester's homeless women.
There are approximately 68,000 homeless women in the UK. When we think of what homeless people need; food, water and shelter are the first things to...
| By Dan Davies
Booth Centre’s annual Manchester Sleepout will take place this coming Friday (9 November) and promises to be the biggest sleepout to...
| By Sarai Van-Cook
‘It’s getting really dangerous out here’ – meet the people on the frontline of the homelessness crisis in Manchester
Last year, the government released figures showing that there were 4,751 rough sleepers in the UK, an increase of 15% on the year before. The...
| By Sanaa Reddy
Every year in Ramadhan for the past 10 years the Muslim community in Manchester has come together to open their fast with the homeless. During...
| By Nadia Turki
Homelessness figures for Manchester show a rise of 41% compared to the previous year. This figure has quadrupled since 2010 and means that...
| By Joe Pagnelli
A charity in Ancoats is helping people in recovery and rehabilitation get back on their feet through catering projects. The Launchpad programme at...
| By Dan Gough
A Manchester restaurant stepped in to provide hot food for more than 100 homeless people today following a fault that knocked out the...