CHAIN is London's most comprehensive and widely used database on rough sleeping and the street population. Over 80 projects contribute information to CHAIN and this is increasing as the team expand the system to more agencies across London. By having access to CHAIN, agencies and workers can:
Find background information about their clients
View information to help with support planning
Access information to help with linking clients in with available services
View the history of a client’s engagement with services such as outreach teams, hostels, day centres and resettlement teams
If you have any queries regarding statistics on the CHAIN reports or wish to know more about comparisons between reports, please contact the St Mungo's Broadway Communications Team on 020 8762 5500.
Click below for a summary of the kind of information on CHAIN