Learning about this reality is an important part of understanding it. Remembering that statistics represent real people is a vital part of wanting to do something about it. We need to do more than stand aside and shake our heads, grateful it isn’t us.
Swags for Homeless gives dignity to the homeless turned away from shelters. The older Australians who do access homeless assistance services are more likely to have been sleeping rough (in a car, in a tent, or on the street or in a squat) than any other age group.
Gallery of The Bridge Homeless Assistance Center / Overland Partners - 6