Policy paper

Vision to end rough sleeping

This publication was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

First report from ministerial working group to tackle homelessness.



The Ministerial Working Group on Homelessness brings together 8 government departments to tackle the complex causes of homelessness - not only housing but also health, work and training.

The ministerial working group has been working with local government and voluntary sector partners to produce its first report, focused on ending rough sleeping.

This report, ‘No Second Night Out nationwide’, sets out 6 joint commitments. Together, they mean we will work across government to give local people the tools to tackle rough sleeping and put an end to second nights out on the street.