News stories

Stay up to date with the latest news from Porchlight on our services for homeless and vulnerable people in Kent and the south east, our research and fundraising efforts.

Other | Campaigns

An open letter to party leaders: address the homelessness crisis

More than 50 charities and housing organisations are calling for change

20 June, 2024


Our funding is about to be drastically cut

It could lead to hostels closing and other services disappearing

04 March, 2024


Sharing the love on Valentine's Day

Inspiring stories to warm your heart

14 February, 2024

Features | Campaigns

The Home Secretary's plans to penalise homelessness are cruel

She says rough sleeping is a 'lifestyle choice' and wants to crack down on tents

06 November, 2023


Funding cuts to homelessness and mental health support

An important message for World Homeless Day and World Mental Health Day

10 October, 2023


What happens in our supported housing?

Putting a roof over someone's head is just the start

25 July, 2023

Professionals | Other

Young adults to NHS: this is how to improve mental health crisis support

They're helping us to identify things that need to change

14 July, 2023

Features | Other

Our work to help modern slavery victims has won an award

Porchlight has been recognised at the Homeless Link excellence awards

11 July, 2023


Working with hospitals to support homeless patients

We're supporting hospitals in Ashford, Canterbury and Margate

06 July, 2023