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Space at Emmaus

September 26th 2009
 
Dear Editor, Would you please publish the fact that we've space at Emmaus in South Lambeth. Would you want to have an address instead of no fixed abode? Do you want to live and work alongside like-minded people in a community dedicated to the help and support of the would-be homeless? If your answer's 'yes', then contact Emmaus South Lambeth on 020 8761 4276 (press option 2 on the menu) and ask for the Community Leader. Alternatively if you are a potential referral agency or if you know someone that we might be able to help, then please don't hesitate to let us know. A resident of our non-religious community can expect his/her own en-suite room, three meals per day and a volunteer allowance in return for their efforts. Our full contact details are: Emmaus South Lambeth 9 Knight's Hill West Norwood, London SE27 0HY info@emmaussouthlambeth.org.uk Yours Sincerely, John F Hession Deputy Community Leader, Emmaus South Lambeth Dear Mr Hession, There, I hope that raises some interest in a good opportunity. We'll aim to look at the work of Emmaus in a future issue, and see how their communities work. Editor
 
 
 

September 2009

 

Contents

Best foot forward

Jumping the gun

Doing the Kiltwalk

Sally forth

Homelessness Hurts

The soup report: The right help in the right place at the right time?

Space at Emmaus

MP's expense and being on the street

Anger at a common scene

Operation Loose Change

London's 15 per cent rise in homeless

Swine flu preparations made

Goings on at Novas

Westminster fails to follow up on street count accuracy

Inquest goes ahead as homeless man's family is found

Charities squabble with politicians over homeless rights

Bum fights caused 27 deaths last year

Professional beggars working in Leicester

Belfast local charged with murdering his nephew

Seattle "breached constitutional rights‚Äö?Ñ?? by refusing tent city

Thames Reach, Blenheim partner up

Homeless services to pay for banning animals

Economic crisis transforming US homeless population

Street Shield 7: The Missing Man

 

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