#Shelter

  • Article: LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    LGBTQ+ People Face Added Violence, Exclusion, Poverty During COVID-19 Pandemic: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2020

    “Vulnerable communities become more vulnerable during times of crisis.” Read more

  • Article: This Video of Children in the UK Reciting Poems about Poverty at Christmas is Heartbreaking

    This Video of Children in the UK Reciting Poems about Poverty at Christmas is Heartbreaking

    By Helen Lock|Dec. 11, 2019

    One 10-year-old boy said it was as if “nothing had changed” since Victorian times. Read more

  • Article: These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    These Amazing Double Decker Buses Are Helping House London's Homeless Population

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 2, 2019

    A fleet of four decommissioned buses has been transformed into shelter. Read more

  • Article: There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    There's a 195-Year-Old Law That Makes Rough Sleeping Illegal, But This Group Wants to Scrap It

    By Helen Lock|June 19, 2019

    Homelessness charity Crisis says the Vagrancy Act deters people who are homeless seeking help. Read more

  • Article: 6 Ways You Can Help Someone Who Is Sleeping Rough This Winter

    6 Ways You Can Help Someone Who Is Sleeping Rough This Winter

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 22, 2018

    There are a lot of mixed messages out there — but here are 6 things you can do right away. Read more

  • Article: A Double-Decker Bus Is Being Turned Into a Homeless Shelter

    A Double-Decker Bus Is Being Turned Into a Homeless Shelter

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 23, 2018

    After 19 years of service, this bus is getting a new start. Read more

  • Article: Franco Manca Is Giving Free Pizza to Homeless Shelters and Food Banks

    Franco Manca Is Giving Free Pizza to Homeless Shelters and Food Banks

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 1, 2018

    The freezing weather is potentially life-threatening for those without access to food and warmth. Read more

  • Article: ‘Anti-Homeless’ Bench Bars to Be Scrapped After Public Outrage

    ‘Anti-Homeless’ Bench Bars to Be Scrapped After Public Outrage

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 6, 2018

    Campaigners called the benches “inhumane” and “disgraceful.” Read more