People in Kent are in urgent need
Give the safety of a home this Christmas
Christmas should be a time for friends and family, food and warmth. But for homeless people in Kent, Christmas will be lonely, terrifying and dangerous.
Audrey* knows what it’s like to experience the misery of life on the streets. After leaving her abusive partner, she was forced to sleep rough over the winter.
Porchlight is a lifeline to people like Audrey who are homeless and have nowhere else to turn.
We know that properly helping people is about more simply offering a bed, food and clothing. It’s about providing long-term support that allows people to make lasting changes to their lives.
More people than ever are at risk of homelessness this Christmas due to the economic impact of coronavirus. Job losses, employment uncertainty and relationship breakdowns during lockdown are having devastating consequences.
Everyone deserves safety and protection during these difficult times. We’re here to make sure that the most vulnerable are not forgotten and that no one has to face this crisis alone.