chapter  16
30 Pages

Housing Policy

ByGuy Daly, Kevin Gulliver

Housing is a crucial aspect of people’s welfare. Having inadequate housing or being homeless is a terrible predicament in which to fi nd oneself, as can be seen from the newspaper article below (Booth, 2007) about Ed Mitchell, who had previously been a successful television journalist for ITN until debts and alcohol problems impacted on him and his family.