FOI Request - Temporary Accommodation

Request 101000115301

1. How many people approached the council for advice on homelessness between April and September 2012 (Q2 and Q3), and between September and December 2012 (Q4) if such figures are available?

2. Of those people, how many were placed in temporary accommodation?

3. How long were people housed in temporary accommodation, on average, during this period (if available)?

Response 15-01-2013

1. April - June 2012 - 355

July - September 2012 - 300

October - December 2012 - Not yet available

2. We use two separate systems to record and monitor housing options advice cases and temporary accommodation.  Therefore, the following may include a carry-over of advice cases from the previous period.  So the table below could include, for example, a household who sought advice in March 2012, but didn’t need temporary accommodation until April 2012. 

April - June 2012 - 109

July - September 2012 - 125

October - December 2012 - Not yet available

3. April - June 2012 - 135 Days

July - September 2012 - 95 Days

October - December 2012 - Not yet available

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