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People and Homes 2014
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Poor conditions causing misery for thousands of private renters
Thousands of people living in the private rented sector in Wales are suffering ill-health as a result of poor housing conditions but are too scared of being evicted to complain, new research has found. The research, carried out by YouGov for Shelter Cymru and British…
Response to homelessness figures
"Again, we're seeing a worrying situation where homelessness applications are increasing, but the number of people being accepted as homeless… Read more...
Homelessness amongst people from BME populations in Wales
The Welsh Government funded us to carry out research into the reasons behind the disproportionate number of people from BME… Read more...
Fit to rent?
Today's Private Rented Sector in Wales This report presents initial results from the biggest survey ever carried out of private… Read more...
Olympic cyclist backs charity ride
Double Olympic Gold medallist Geraint Thomas has been unveiled as the ambassador for Shelter Cymru’s challenging Castles and Cathedral bike ride. The Cardiff-born professional cyclist will take part in the…
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