Homeless People: Death Rates
The following is an extract from Housing, Communities and Local Government Questions on Monday 8 April 2019.
I thank my hon. Friend for that question. The Housing First pilots are in the Greater Manchester, Greater Birmingham and Greater Liverpool areas, and £38 million has been put aside to assist with them. The Mayor of the Greater Birmingham area, Andy Street, phones me regularly to tell me about the progress on the Housing First pilots in the west midlands. The pilot in Liverpool is going quite well too but, sadly, the one in Manchester is not going as well, but I like a bit of competition between the three Mayors and I am sure they will all step up.
[Official Report, 8 April 2019, Vol. 658, c. 12.]
Letter of correction from the Under-Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government (Mrs Wheeler):
An error has been identified in the response I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Harrow East (Bob Blackman).
The correct response should have been: