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Statement

November 23rd 2017
| by Elly

As part of the Autumn budget, the Government has made a series of pledges, which it hopes will help to achieve its manifesto commitment of halving rough sleeping by 2022, and eliminating it by 2027.

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November 15th 2017
| by Elly

"As a church and charity we see daily the devastating human consequences of alcohol abuse caused by the irresponsibly low price of budget alcohol."

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October 31st 2017
| by Joss

Today a group of Churches and faith-based organisations have welcomed the Government’s announcement of a consultation on proposals for changes to gaming machines and social responsibility measures

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October 30th 2017
| by Joss

A Salvation Army spokesperson, said: “Across our community and professional services, The Salvation Army sees the debilitating effects of poverty on a daily basis.

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October 25th 2017
| by Elly

Today, MPs from all parties will attend an Opposition Day Debate in the House of Commons to express their views on the Government's proposed reform of the funding system for supported housing.
 
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September 13th 2017
| by Joss

The Salvation Army responds with concern to the National Audit Office's report that highlights a 134% rise in rough sleepers and an increase in households being housed in temporary accommodation.
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August 18th 2017
| by Elly

“Big changes do take time but in the long term we know that the new system will improve our efficiency of operations"

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August 10th 2017
| by Elly

The number of people being referred to The Salvation Army for specialist support to start their recovery from exploitation at the hands of human traffickers continues to rise year on year.

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