rough sleeper


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rough sleeper

n
(Social Welfare) a homeless person who sleeps rough
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The county-wide sweep also uncovered one rough sleeper in Warrington and two in Macclesfield.
The cost of housing a rough sleeper in a hostel can be pounds 40,000 a year.
Liverpool: Labre House In Liverpool, contact the team at the city council's dedicated rough sleeper facility, Labre House.
Crisis is also proud to announce a new partnership with Changing Lives, whose rough sleeper drop-in services will provide a new pathway for rough sleepers in the city to access Crisis Skylight services.
It costs the charity a little over PS2,000 per year to intensively support one rough sleeper, with 83p in every PS1 of the charity's income spent on its charitable activity, directly going towards supporting its service users.
Nuneaton and Bedworth had just one rough sleeper last year, down from six in 2014 and two in 2013.
Paul had been looking after a friend who was a rough sleeper.
He said the council's rough sleeper outreach team ensures people are made aware of the offer, and other temporary shelter is available all-year-round, including 73 beds in supported accommodation.
Rough sleeper Ronny Currie has been homeless in Cardiff for the last 15 years after developing drug problems.
A SUSPECTED rough sleeper has been found with a serious head injury in a Newcastle city centre subway.
The city council and homeless charity, the Whitechapel Centre, recently opened its new rough sleeper shelter and support centre - Labre House, in Camden Street - which offers a safe, warm space for any homeless person to stay every night of the week.