Entries by Blue Door Property Guardians

Homeless Reduction Act

According to Ian Swift, the biggest reason for homelessness is “property, driven by welfare reform”. 1 in 5 of those who are homeless in #Southwark are working, but cannot afford to pay the high rent prices.  There are 11,000 households on Southwark’s social housing waiting list, with just 1,300 social homes to allocate each year. […]