Tag: Rough sleeping

Rough Sleepers Task Force launched in city centre

By on 12/07/2017 in Bulletin, News, Partnerships with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council and West Midlands Police have today (12 July) launched a Rough Sleepers Task Force to bring key organisations together to address city centre rough sleeping. The task force will tackle the increasing numbers of people genuinely sleeping rough in the city and the increasing numbers of people begging and involved in criminal […]

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Birmingham leads the way on tackling homelessness

By on 10/06/2009 in News with 0 Comments

Birmingham’s work to tackle the issue of rough sleeping has won national recognition. One of only fifteen community based champions in the UK, Birmingham will be announced as an ‘Ending Rough Sleeping Champion’ in London tomorrow, Thursday 11th June. Since 1998, Birmingham’s pioneering work to tackle rough sleeping has seen the number of rough sleepers […]

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