Barry has been sleeping rough in London since he was 18.

Barry has been sleeping rough in London since he was 18.

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Plastic bags used to create sleeping mats for homeless

Plastic bags used to create sleeping mats for homeless

HASN’T NOTICED ANY DOWNTURN IN SCRATCH TICKET SALES THERE. RECYCLING PLASTIC BAGS NOT ONLY HELPS THE ENVIRONMENT BUT PROVIDES COMFORT FOR THE HOMELESS HERE IN WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS. PLASTIC BAGS ARE PROCESSED IN BALLS OF “PLARN,” PLASTIC YARN. VOLUNTEERS AT THE CHICOPEE SENIOR CENTER THEN CROCHET AND KNIT THE “PLARN” INTO STURDY MATS THAT ARE DONATED […]

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A War Veteran Stays Patient & Keeps Smiling | Stories From the Street

A War Veteran Stays Patient & Keeps Smiling | Stories From the Street

-I back up like this. This is where I sleep at night. I lay my blankets down, my backpacks. I tie my backpacks onto my wheelchair so they can’t steal them anymore. I try not to come here before dark, ’cause I don’t like pissing these people off, ’cause they’re really nice. I know everybody […]

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Homeless in HK & Empowerment Plan Coat

Homeless in HK & Empowerment Plan Coat

Hello, everyone. My name is Da Young KANG I’m currently studying Psychology in City University and education in education university ~ I’m a Korean living in Hong Kong I live in Student residence of City University of Hong Kong Which are fun, warm, safe, and cheap One Day I went to McDonald around 3 a.m. […]

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Homeless Woman Sleeping Rough in London after Domestic Violence

Homeless Woman Sleeping Rough in London after Domestic Violence

– [Mark] Lavane, we’re out here, central London. You’re sleeping rough with your dog? – Yeah. – [Mark] Tell me about it. – Basically, I was married for 10 years. He was Algerian, I’m English, we had very different cultural backgrounds. And basically I suffered quite extensive domestic violence to the stage that the last […]

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As Billings temperatures dip, local tattoo shop gathers sleeping bags for homeless

As Billings temperatures dip, local tattoo shop gathers sleeping bags for homeless

so temperatures are dipping this sweep week here in Billings on a local tattoo shop is using this cold as an opportunity to collect sleeping bags so our area homeless can stay warm rise again tattoo on Central Avenue has already collected more than 100 new sleeping bags to donate to the hub drop-in center […]

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