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Rail forum aims to help rough sleepers

Network Rail station staff have been working with Shelter

Mark Moran
16 July 2021
Shelter engagement worker Kia Morris with Network Rail Birmingham New Street team member Martin Frobisher


Rough sleeping on rail services is to be the focus of a new forum designed to coordinate responses to the issue across the industry.

The Department for Transport-backed forum has been created to meet a government objective of ending rough sleeping by 2024.

The forum will build on pilot scheme being run by Shelter on behalf of Network Rail to support those in need. Shelter has trained a number of Network Rail staff to connect with the people they encounter sleeping rough and refer them to...

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