Being homeless: 'My feet are tired from months of walking'
30 March 2016 Last updated at 01:23 BST
In his latest Budget, Chancellor George Osborne announced a package of £115m to help tackle rough sleeping and homelessness.
The latest government figures show a sharp rise in the number of people sleeping rough in England's cities - up 30% between autumn 2014 and autumn 2015.
But what does it really feel like when you don't have a home to go to?
The BBC's Newsnight met people living homeless in London, Bristol and Manchester.
Filmmaker Dave Young, editor Jason Porthouse, poet Edward Alexis-Hewitt
More on homelessness in England on BBC Newsnight