World Homeless Day10 Oct 2019, by Affordable Housing, Anti-Poverty, Blog, Community, Everybody's Home campaign, Homelessness, Housing & homelessness, Rental stress, Social housing, World Homelessness Day in
On 10 October 2019 around the world will mark World Homeless Day in many varied ways and change the lives of homeless people in their local community.
The purpose of World Homeless Day is to draw attention to homeless people’s needs locally and provide opportunities for the community to get involved in responding to homelessness, while taking advantage of the stage an ‘international day’ provides.
How To Make a Difference
- educate people about homeless issues
- celebrate and support local good works
- highlight local issues in the media
- donate to local service providers
- volunteer and provide hands on help
- thank volunteers with certificates and awards
- invite a guest speaker
- host a fundraiser
- Tweet #WorldHomelessDay @homelessday
For more information, visit the World Homeless Day website at http://www.worldhomelessday.org/