Homelessness is rising sharply and councils, charities and private companies are working to find emergency solutions. Videos produced by Inside Housing and sponsored by Mears outline the scale of the challenge.
More and more households are living in temporary accommodation in England. In fact the number has increased 65% since 2010, according to official statistics.
Watch the video below outlining five things you need to know about the homelessness crisis, including information about what you can do to help.