Dear Mr Williams-Fletcher
Thank you for your email dated 31 May 2019; we have treated this as a Freedom of Information request.
Please see our response:
|Year||Quarter||Age group||1) Presented themselves as homeless or at risk of homelessness*||2) Were assessed under the Homelessness Reduction Act (HRA) 2017||3) Received an initial decision of being owed:||4) Prevention duty ended:||5) Relief duty ended:||6) Were subsequently assessed under the Housing Act 1996||7) Were subsequently accepted as statutorily homeless and owed a duty|
|a) Prevention duty under HRA||b) Relief duty under HRA||a) With accommodation secured||b) Leading to relief duty||c) Any other reason||a) With accommodation secured||b) For any other reason (not including those who progress to an assessment under the Housing Act 1996|
|2018||April – June||16-24||54||53||30||23||16||4||6||8||7||9||4|
|2018||July – September||16-24||63||60||27||31||15||8||3||6||5||15||12|
|2018||October – December||16-24||85||73||29||32||10||7||4||2||9||12||7|
|2019||January – March||16-24||55||48||26||20||2||4||5||0||4||3||1|
|2018-2019||N/A – annual total||16-24||257||234||112||106||43||23||18||16||25||39||24|
|Where any one set of data is not recorded or is recorded in a way that is not accessible for the purposes of the FOI, please inform us of this, and proceed to the next question.|
|For any one query, if you record any of this data, but not using the variables and/or formats requested, please provide us with this data as you possess it, where possible|
|Please note that the P1E returns are not suitable for this request as they do not provide data broken down by age.|
|*This does not include general housing advice. By presenting we mean all who presented themselves as homeless even if they were not subsequently assessed, for example:|
|a. Presented before 56 days of becoming as homeless, or at risk of homelessness|
|b. Believed they were homeless but did not meet requirements|
If you are unhappy with the way your request for information has been handled, you can request a review by emailing Talk2Us@barnethomes.org and marking it as an appeal for the attention of the Data Controller.
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There is no charge for making an appeal.
Complaints and Information Manager
020 8359 6379
The Barnet Group
(Incorporating Barnet Homes, Your Choice (Barnet), Opendoor Homes, TBG Flex, and Bumblebee)
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