Staying In: Understanding Evictions and Abandonments from London's Hostels

Author: 
Homeless Link
Publication year: 
2010

Report on the prevalence of evictions and abandonments from hostels in London. Contains sections on prevalence, causes, current approaches and ways of reducing evictions and abandonments. Also contains literature review. Recommends that evictions and abandonments should be reduced to as close to zero as possible, through the adoption of actions by government, local authorities and hostels. These include the revision and improvement of data collection, the option of specialist long term projects for those with multiple needs, and the development of policies to eliminate all evictions for arrears involving welfare benefits agencies and through proactive payment plans.

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Size: 
A4, 67 pages. Summary: A4, 8 pages.
Availability: 
In print