1. There was a 9% decrease in homelessness applications between 2019/20 and 2020/21 compared to a 10% increase in live homelessness cases between March 2020 and March 2021. Source: Homelessness in Scotland: 2020 to 2021
2. Between 2019/20 and 2020/21 there was: a 42% decrease in those homeless from a private rented tenancy; a 7% increase in those homeless from parents/family and a 6% increase from friends/partners.
4. North Lanarkshire are now reviewing cases monthly and staff briefings have been undertaken on the recording and reviewing of PREVENT1 cases.