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Freedom of information request response - 06083

FOI request

FOI ID number
06083
Regarding
Domestic Abuse figures: Found homeless but not in priority need.
Request

The number of single households* who have approached your local authority since the introduction of the Homelessness Reduction Act and have:

  1. Presented at your Local Authority whose reason for loss of last settled home was:
    • Violent relationship breakdown with partner or associated persons.
    • Other violence or harassment.

  2. Number of single households* who presented at your Local Authority whose supports needs were:
    • At risk of/has experienced sexual abuse/exploitation.
    • At risk of/has experienced domestic abuse.
    • At risk of/has experienced sexual abuse/exploitation.

  3. The number of these single households* cases from 1 and 2 whom went through both prevention and relief duty stages and then had a Main duty decision made and were found to be Homeless but Non-priority.

(*single households would include those applicants who could have non-dependent children still living at home)

Please provide figures broken down for the 3 quarters since the introduction of the Homelessness Reduction Act i.e. Quarter 1 April-June 2018; Quarter 2 July-Sept 2018 and Quarter 3 Oct-Sept 2018. Please complete and submit data in the attached Excel template.

Our response

Response

Please see attached PDF list for answers to your queries.

Response date
30 April 2019