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Homelessness applications continue to fall, 30/09/14 [S]

Scottish Local Authorities received around 9,000 applications for homelessness assistance during April to June 2014, 7% lower than in the same period in 2013.

Scotlandís Chief Statistician today released quarterly information on the Operation of the Homeless Persons Legislation in Scotland. In addition to the fall in applications, the number assessed as homeless, or likely to become homeless within two months, also fell by 3% to around 7,500.

For full details see the Scottish Government news release.†

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Homelessness applications continue to fall †† †