June 30, 2017

Happy and Sad ...

In London this week we were pleasantly surprised by 3 of our exhomeless friends (now in hostels) - knowing how we struggle doing our Wednesday Soup Run with over-loaded luggage trolleys, They turned up to help with a bike with a carrying-box on the f...

June 28, 2017

Heatwave !!

Thank you to our volunteers who, last week in the heatwave, did extra daytime water "drops" in both Medway (special thanks to the council for their water donation) & London.

Being homeless is as dangerous in the Summer as the Winter - dehydration/kidney i...

June 27, 2017

Huddersfield outreach was busy last night. We trialled taking pot noodles and pasta pots out last night and they went down a storm. Along with this we had soup, hot drinks, water, snacks, socks, underwear, deodorant and wipes.

Every person we saw yesterday wanted to c...

June 20, 2017

Medway ...

Big thanks to our lovely volunteers who worked really hard in the heatwave on Sunday. Everyone who attended the soup kitchen was fed and hydrated...There was lots of lovely fresh food, including Lasagne, & Morocan Chicken.
We went through 10 2litre bottles...

June 13, 2017

Huddersfield was busy last night. Almost immediately we were confronted by a situation where a young man who is in a hostel had been beaten for his mobile phone. We saw to his eye injury and flagged down the police. His phone contains important information, key worker...

June 13, 2017

Over a year ago we met a young homeless couple.. In April we heard they had finally been housed. .. last month they contacted us to let us know they were having a baby but were struggling to get together all the necessary equipment... today, thanks to the generosity of...

June 13, 2017

Thank you to everyone who has donated recently - because of your kindness, one of our homeless friends now has a pair of matching shoes (the ones in the photo were not only ''odd in style" but also size - one was size 8, the other 9.5).
We are currently distributing...

June 13, 2017

Medway Soup Kitchen- a view from Sue Mcgreevy - a long-term supporter and first time visitor.

Last weekend I got to do something that I had wanted to do for a very long time. I witnessed the "Chatham Soup Kitchen". Wow, just, WOW!
The turnout numbers were staggering!...

June 13, 2017

This weekend Robin and I were in Chatham to help with their soup kitchen. This supports the homeless and the vulnerably housed.

This is a military styled operation as with 60+ people coming to be fed it has to be. They have a wealth of volunteers who bring hot food, col...

June 13, 2017

Sorry for the late update. Justine and Natalie headed into Huddersfield on Monday night. They gave essentials packs, cold drinks and any items requested to the rough sleepers.

Sometimes it can be quiet when we do our outreach, this gives us more time to chat with the p...

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