Temporary Accommodation Usage (Lewisham Borough Council)

Sandra Brobbey made this Freedom of Information request to Lewisham Borough Council

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Dear Lewisham Borough Council,

I'm doing research on temporary accommodation in Lewisham and would like to obtain some information in regard to the questions and queries listed below. Would Lewisham Council's housing team (or the department responsible for managing this information) be able to provide this data?

Yours faithfully,
Sandra Brobbey

How many families with at least one child registered for temporary accommodation in Lewisham during the following years:
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many families (or parent couples) with at least two children registered for temporary accommodation during the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many loan parents with at least one child registered for temporary accommodation in Lambeth?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many single parents with at least two children registered for temporary accommodation in Lewisham during the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

What time of the year did the Council receive its highest number of applications for temporary accommodation during the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many young people aged 17 to 19 registered for temporary accommodation in Lewisham during the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many 17-19 year-old care leavers registered for temporary accommodation in Lewisham during the following years:
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17
How many referrals did Lewisham Council make to local hostels for solo individuals who reported themselves as homeless during the each of the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many referrals did Lewisham Council make to local hostels for lone parents who reported themselves as homeless during the each of the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many referrals did Lewisham Council make to local hostels for families who reported themselves as homeless during the each of the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many cases of rough sleeping or numbers of rough sleepers on the streets of Lewisham were reported to the council during each of the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

How many rough sleepers on Lewisham streets were placed in emergency accommodation or a hostel or refuge during the following years?
o 2012-13
o 2013-14
o 2014/15
o 2015/16
o 2016/17

Foi, Customer, Lewisham Borough Council

Dear Ms Brobbey
 
Re: Freedom of Information Act 2000
Environmental Information Regulations 2004
Reference No: 721633
 
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