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How to solve a ‘problem' like rough sleeping?

2 monthes ago   |   By Click on Wales

Some sobering statistics show that homelessness across the UK has risen 165% in the past nine years; rough sleeping across Wales increased by 45% between 2015 and 2018; someone dies homeless in the UK every 19 hours.
At The Wallich, we are facing these issues head-on, 365 days a year, not just in the colder winter months; but it's hard, and we're not winning the fight. Our Rough Sleeper Intervention Teams are out across Wales every morning taking hot food, advice, support and most importantly, trauma-informed knowledge and expertise, to people who have slept rough the night before.
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