Homeless shelters offer 5,549 temporary places in Hungary

A total of 707 people are on waiting lists, with over 500 waiting for temporary placement in Bùdapest shelters, the daily said.
The government published a nearly 360 million forint (EUR 1.1m) tender to cover the rising costs of providing care for homeless people over the winter. It also provides a 50 million forint emergency limit for organisations helping the homeless, the human resources ministry told Világgazdaság.