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Homelessness charity seeks volunteers for CR Zero campaign

A homelessness charity based in Croydon is seeking volunteers to help conduct a one-year-on survey to follow-up on work conducted in 2016 on a campaign called CR Zero 2020, which aims to eliminate rough-sleeping in the borough by the end … Continue reading

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‘Moral shame on us’ says Barwell over rising homelessness

Gavin Barwell, the Tory MP for Croydon Central and now housing minister in Theresa May’s government, has described homelessness in Britain as “a moral shame on us”. According to official figures, there are 12 times as many people sleeping rough … Continue reading

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Charity groups seek volunteers for CR Zero homeless project

A coalition of organisations, endorsed by the local council, is looking for 120 volunteers and local businesses to help tackle chronic rough sleeping in Croydon, as part of a scheme called CR Zero 2020. Among London’s boroughs, Croydon has one … Continue reading

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