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Homeless Young People

Requested on
Tue 30th July, 2013
Reference
FOI 3215
Resolution
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Question

If you are a District Council with responsibility for housing but not children's services then please answer:

1. How many 16 and 17 year olds approached you as homeless or seeking advice about homelessness?
2. How many 16 and 17 year olds made homelessness applications to the Housing Department?
3. How many 16 and 17 year olds were accepted as homeless and accommodated by the Housing Department?
4. How many 16 and 17 year olds who approached your housing department, as homeless, were referred to Children’s Services?
5. How many 16 and 17 year olds were accommodated in B&Bs at any time by you (the District Council)?

Answer

1. How many 16 and 17 year olds approached you as homeless or seeking advice about homelessness?
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
88 73 60 78 61

2. How many 16 and 17 year olds made homelessness applications to the Housing Department?
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
9 8 5 4 7

3. How many 16 and 17 year olds were accepted as homeless and accommodated by the Housing Department?
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
2 5 2 3 6

4. How many 16 and 17 year olds who approached your housing department, as homeless, were referred to Children’s Services?
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
6 11 9 8 7

5. How many 16 and 17 year olds were accommodated in B&Bs at any time by you (the District Council)?
2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
3 4 8 3 4

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