The Council and many other organizations have made attempts to tackle the rise in homelessness in Bournemouth…
The Reconnections Policy
This is the £200k scheme that would buy one way tickets to places where the rough sleepers are originally from, in order to reconnect them with family and friends that could provide support for them. It was put through by Bournemouth Borough Council.
This is a charity offering advice and help with housing issues that could help find them a home and sort out the reasons why they became homeless.
This is a charity that provides shelter and support for young people that don’t have a home due to many different reasons.
Bournemouth Borough Council
These work alongside organizations such as the Big Issue and the Dorset Police in order to offer help to the homeless. There are also emergency schemes put in place when there are extreme weather conditions so that they can have a place to sleep instead of on the streets.