As councils have seen funding cut they have had to cope with pressure caused by the housing crisis, in particular, ploughing money into temporary accommodation.
According to Shelter, one in 206 people are homeless in England and every region has its own issues.
Coval Avenue, a new housing scheme for formerly homeless people in Chelmsford, Essex, has welcomed its first residents.
The cash was raised through a raffle and auction, held during the Echelon Group’s one-day conference and charity dinner, which took place at Chelsea Football Club.
The London Councils Grants Committee has agreed funding for a four-year plan-London grants programme to tackle homelessness and combat domestic and sexual abuse.
Social housing residents will be better protected as part of a review, the minister for rough sleeping and housing Eddie Hughes has confirmed.
The Welsh Government’s Climate Change Minister Julie James has launched the Ending Homelessness Action Plan.
There is a huge unmet need to provide social housing for the most disadvantaged in society in England, figures show.
Caerphilly County Borough Council’s cabinet has approved a plan which sets outs its future priorities for the prevention of homelessness.
Reducing Exclusion for Adults with Complex Housing Needs (REACH) has been formed to tackle Scarborough's homeless problems.