One Simple act can make a real difference
Londan-based business and their customers provide free services to people experiencing homelessness.
-Check our list of partners! You can now buy vouchers for people experiencing homelessness-
What kind of Reconnector are you?
I am homeless
I am a local shop
I want to buy vouchers
I want to be a volunteer
What is Reconnect?
A citizen initiative to strengthen the community
Reconnect aims to be a network of local shops and citizens, enabling free services for people experiencing homelessness.
A project with people experiencing homelessness at its heart
Reconnect is being implemented in London with the help of people currently experiencing homeless or previously affected by homelessness.
A scalable project with a simple implementation
Contact us and we’ll provide you with guidance and the stickers you need to implement this project in your community.
Reconnect will provide basic services and help integrate people experiencing homelessness into our communities
GERALDINE SHARES HER STORY...
When I was homeless and destitute due to addiction and mental health problems, I would go to food handouts and soup kitchens in the morning and evening around Victoria station. During the day though, to 8pm or sometimes till midnight, there was nothing to drink or eat. It would have been great to be able to get a cup of tea and a sandwich. Somewhere safe to store my belongings would have meant I wouldn’t have lost my passport, driver’s licence and items of sentimental value. Having access to a telephone to call my parents. Somewhere to wash my clothes and get a haircut would have amazing. These basic needs are denied to the street homeless. I feel Reconnect will provide these basic services, and help integrate people experiencing homelessness into our communities.
We now have 9 partners – Reconnectors.
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