Liverpool's sheltered housing and homeless hostels under threat as council looks to save

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Published by Jon Land for 24dash.com in Local Government and also in Communities, Finance

Liverpool City Council is reviewing funding for two homeless hostels and is also considering withdrawing part-funding for sheltered housing wardens as it looks to make savings of £32m. The homeless hostels at Geneva Road and Aigburth Drive currently cost £150,000 a year to run. And cutting the part-funding for sheltered housing wardens - with registered social landlords asked to fund the shortfall - could save £1 million per year. The local authority is also looking at introdu...

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