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As-Suffa Outreach – Homeless Project

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As-Suffa Outreach Homeless Project

22 12, 2017

Another loss of life due to the cold

2017-12-22T15:25:22+00:00 Homeless, Outreach|

Another loss of life in the city due to the cold weather. We ran our sub zero project the night before this tragedy occurred. Our volunteers went in search of any rough sleepers and encouraged a lot of the rough sleepers to come inside for some warmth, food and hospitality. Some came in and others chose not to. Ideally we want to run our project every day, especially during the Winter months. We can only do this with your support and help. 2 ways to help: Please volunteer by emailing subzero@as-suffa.org Please donate

16 12, 2016

The number of rough sleepers in Birmingham has increased dramatically.

2017-10-26T07:58:26+00:00 Homeless|

The number of rough sleepers in Birmingham has increased dramatically. Last night volunteers walked the streets of Birmingham, it was part of a week of reflecting on As Suffa Homeless Outreach which is now 5 years old. Volunteers retraced the route they took five years ago to reflect on what they had learned and to see how many people were still sleeping rough. We expected to see a few, but not as many as we did. We thought the lessons of Chiriac's sad demise would have galvanised more work- and we're sure it has but it's

6 01, 2016

When does one truly express Gratitude?

2017-10-26T07:58:41+00:00 Homeless|

When does one truly express Gratitude? It is when you get something you didn't deserve. Now remember, this is really important, it is when you get something you didn't deserve! In order for us to be grateful we need to internalise it and remember it everyday and every moment. What we have, the clothes we're wearing, the devices we are so proud of, the cars we are driving, the homes that we have, the workplace we go to, the food that we eat, is actually something we don't deserve. This has all been given to us,