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Homelessness

30th Jan
Homelessness and drug usage have got worse in Manchester during recent years, especially around Piccadilly Gardens, according to police officers and...
13th Dec
Following the success of a charity walk in London earlier this month which raised £500,000, the homelessness charity Shelter hoped to repeat its...
17th Nov
Greater Manchester has witnessed a drop in the number of rough sleepers for a second year in a row. Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA)...
4th Oct
Manchester faces a dire shortage of affordable homes as families on housing benefit face a rise in poverty levels and being priced out of the city,...
2nd Dec
Earlier this year Andy Burnham, Mayor of Greater Manchester, announced a radical plan aiming to end rough sleeping by 2020. While this may have...
Homeless Project Manchester on the streets
22nd Nov
A Manchester City Council tweet about unofficial soup kitchens has provoked an intense public reaction.  The Twitter post was...
13th Nov
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...
Booth Centre Manchester Sleepout
3rd Nov
Booth Centre’s annual Manchester Sleepout will take place this coming Friday (9 November) and promises to be the biggest sleepout to...
3rd Oct
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...
25th Jun
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...

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