Statement in response to UK National Statistics Authority

In response to a letter from Sir Andrew Dilnot, Chair of the UK National Statistics Authority on Crisis’ Homelessness Monitor which is funded by JRF, Emma Stone, Director of Policy and Research commented:

“We are delighted that the UK Statistics Authority has upheld the robustness and the value of the Homelessness Monitor report and analysis, and we join with Crisis in welcoming the opportunity to discuss further the issue of homelessness statistics. We will be working with our partners at Crisis so that together we ensure that careful explication of statistics is provided in press releases.”