Official figures show 32,740 households initially assessed as homeless in first quarter
The number of households considered homeless in England has risen by more than 3,000 over the course of six months, government statistics show.
Between January and March this year, 32,740 households were “initially assessed” as being homeless, up 11.2% from 29,430 in the previous quarter.
Source: The Guardian
Sharp rise in number of homeless households in England