CHAIN is a multi-agency database recording information about rough sleepers and the wider street population in London. The system, which is commissioned and funded by the Mayor of London and managed by St Mungo’s Broadway, represents the UK’s most detailed and comprehensive source of information about rough sleeping. 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 need to know more about how CHAIN works, please call 020 7710 0562 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have a media enquiry, please call the St Mungo's Broadway Communications Team on 020 8762 5570.
Click below for a summary of the kind of information on CHAIN