Not all homelessness is visible
“The security of a home is where we all build our hopes and dreams for the future. Yet for thousands of people, we’re not meeting this basic human need.
Our recent research has unearthed shocking findings about the most common yet misunderstood form of homelessness – sofa surfing.”
“We estimate that more than 71,400 families and individuals across Britain are forced to stay on sofas or floors as they have nowhere else to go.”
“This is no way to live. But it doesn’t need to be this way.”
“My husband and I split up in 2014 after he was arrested for beating me up badly. “