Homeless pregnant women and children could be further protected

Legislation to prevent homeless households with pregnant women or children being put up in temporary accommodation for more than a week could be extended.

The Scottish Government has launched a consultation on proposals to change unsuitable temporary accommodation orders to cover all homeless people.

Members of the public are asked whether this should happen, if it should be rolled out in stages and if the definition of unsuitable accommodation should be relaxed for certain...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-05-22 15:47
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