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Stay up-to-date with the latest news from Porchlight on our services for homeless and vulnerable people in Kent and the south east, our campaigns, research and fundraising efforts.

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Kent has a hidden female homelessness crisis

We've produced a report on this urgent issue

17 September, 2019

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Ending housing benefit discrimination

The government wants to stop this unfair treatment

17 September, 2019

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Professionals

We've been awarded a new contract

We're leading a new homelessness service in east and mid Kent

17 September, 2019

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Fundraising

Barretts uses panto to help homelessness

A charity performance of Cinderella raised £5,780

17 September, 2019

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Property firm helping us tackle homelessness

Azure Property Consultants will help fund our life saving services

16 September, 2019

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Extra funding for NHS homeless support

Additional £30 million will go towards health of rough sleepers

16 September, 2019

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Blogs

MPs must prevent more homeless deaths

597 people died homeless last year in the UK

16 September, 2019

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Other

United Nations says government is causing homelessness and poverty

We hope this damning UN report is a wake up call to our MPs

16 September, 2019

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Blogs

Campaign to tackle homeless health inequality

It must be addressed in the NHS Long Term plan

16 September, 2019