Section 17 housing for families

How many families are being provided with accommodation under section 17 of the Children Act 1989? (These could be households provided with accommodation under section 17 for a range of reasons, including: because they did not qualify for accommodation under … Continue reading

Homeless young people

1. How many young people age 18-25 applied as homeless to this authority since 1st January 2018 to 1st January 2020? 2. How many, if any, of those young people were Care Leavers? 3. How many, if any, of the … Continue reading

Houses of Multiple Occupation

I would like to know: 1)Whether the council uses Houses of Multiple Occupation as accommodation for a) 16-18 year olds in the care of the local authority and b) care leavers aged 18+; Yes 2) The names of all semi-independent … Continue reading

Child in care housing complaints

1) The number of children in the care of the local authority, per year for the last five years, placed in the following types of accommodation placement: a) Caravan parks (including static caravans and holiday parks) b) Campsites c) Hostels, … Continue reading

Military veterans

1) In each of the last 5 years, what was the total expenditure on housing for military veterans who have been made homeless and have sought assistance from the local authority? 2) In each of the last 5 years, what … Continue reading

Housing benefit

Please provide the following information related to housing benefit amounts paid to people in receipt of care in supported living settings. By supporting living, we mean those who live in a property with their own tenancy, but receiving care and … Continue reading