Homeless charity given £310k to help 18 rough sleepers get off the streets

'It’s a basic human right to have a safe place to live'

Some 18 rough sleepers will be helped into their own homes thanks to a £310,000 grant to a local charity.

The Henry Smith Charity - an independent grant giving charity - has awarded Action Homeless the cash to help with its Housing First project.

Mark Grant, chief executive officer, told LeicestershireLive: “This money will change people’s lives.

“The project is inspired by the approach taken in some...
source: Leicester Mercury

2020-06-04 14:11
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