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13th October 2019 Homeless Sunday

13th October 2019 Homeless Sunday

Housing Justice encourages churches to take part in Homeless Sunday on 13thOctober 2019. GWNS works closely with Housing Justice, an organisation that traces its roots back to 1956.

Housing Justice, the national Christian homelessness charity, is urging churches to take part in this year’s Homeless Sunday now confirmed as 13th October 2019.

Homeless Sunday has been part of the Christian calendar for more than a quarter of a century. It is an opportunity for churches of all denominations and people of all faiths to unite and show solidarity with those experiencing homelessness and to reflect and plan practical action on homelessness.

All forms of homelessness have increased by 4% since 2017. There are around 320,000 families homeless in Britain. Roughly 36 households become homeless every day.