Our Impact

Street Zero partner organisations have invested in various projects that have successfully reduced rough sleeping in Newcastle.

We have successfully aligned public, private, charity, and community partners through implementing our city-wide plan that has transformed the lives of people rough sleeping.

Countdown to zero

As of July 2020, Newcastle has achieved an 89% reduction in rough sleeping.

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Until we reach our goal

Over the last 12 months, the partnership has made a positive impact in the following ways:

Improved engagement through assertive outreach
Prevented 189 people from becoming homelessness
Over 40 individuals moved on to independent housing
Partner secured £1.2m of additional funding to focus on mental health
Housing First trial
Aim to provide 20-30 new self-contained housing
Positive reconnection for out of area rough sleepers
Newcastle Housing Advice Centre partnership working
Education and employability skills

Success Stories

Street Zero partners work on the frontline on a daily basis with those rough sleeping.

They know it is often the little things that make a huge difference.

We made these films to show how we’ve helped.

Home Group Tyne Housing

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