More than 150 thousand young people are at risk of being homeless. It's a staggering figure, and one that continues to grow.
But thanks to the charity, Barnardos, they are now being given opportunities to learn life skills and live independently,
Their supported lodgings service matches potential hosts with young people who may have left care or had a family breakdown.
Charlotte Wilkins has been to meet one young man from Brighton, who told her what their support means to him.
If you would like to find out more about Barnardo's Supported Lodgings service or would like information on how to become a host, click here.