This winter, many of us are looking forward to cosy nights by the fire, delicious festive feasts and extra blankets on our beds to ward off the winter chill. Indeed, this year of all years, we’ve come to understand just how important home really is.
But whilst we look forward to these luxuries, we’re also keenly aware that many aren’t so lucky. Before COVID-19, hundreds of thousands of people were struggling with homelessness and the physical, emotional and mental strains which come with it. The sad reality is that many more certainly joined them this year and more still are facing the same difficulty in the months and year ahead.