By law, every local authority has to provide shelter during sever weather.
Locally that means finding B & B or hotel accommodation.
If you find someone sleeping rough in the Reading area, ask them if they are already in touch with St. Mungos. If they say no ask if they would like to be referred for help. If so you can do so via https://thestreetlink.org.uk
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