FOI Request - LGBT+ Homelessness
1. Please provide the total number of registrations / applications from homeless individuals to your local authority in the years 2016-17 and 2017-18, including the total number split by protected characteristics (as identitied in the Equalities Act) where this information is captured. Please include the ages of applicants (age range groupings will be accepted).”
2. Furthermore, please outline how the experiences of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people has been used when developing Council’s homelessness policy, including Equality Impact Assessments of the impact of policy on LGBT communities in your area in the past 2 years.”
3. Finally, please outline details of any equalities awareness work undertaken by your Housing / Homelessness staff over the past 2 years and how this work has strengthened policy or practice within the authority.”
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