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While YMCA recognises the ideological premise behind the removal of automatic housing support for some young people with exemptions, it can only have the impact the Government desires with major policy change. That is why we are calling on the Government to take immediate action to address the failings in the policy.
Liverpool is a proud city with some of the finest civic buildings in England. A couple of weeks ago I was in the opulent setting of one of these, and I was angry. Standing in the finery of St Georges Hall I was reminded of the once-great wealth of this trading port. And, as I shared a platform with its current Mayor Joe Anderson, I was angry.
Labour branded the rise in rough sleeping "a national scandal"
Young people are at increasing risk of being made homeless as the Government’s welfare reforms begin to bite, a report warns
An estimated 9,000 youngsters could find themselves homeless because of the cut
Ministers will be forced to come to the Commons today to explain why they are cutting housing benefits for under-22 year
Downing Street is refusing to change the policy
Up to 9,000 young people could be forced on to the streets if Theresa May pushes ahead with cuts to housing benefits, according
The changes were slipped out on Friday