TITLE

Church service for homeless people

AUTHOR(S)
Taylor, Amy
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Community Care;12/11/2008, Issue 1751, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the effort of churches in London, England to provide accommodation for homeless people over the Christmas period. It highlights one project which takes homeless people for one night a week over a set period and provides them an evening meal and accommodation. It examines the reluctance of other churches to follow the scheme because of the stereotypical image of homeless people as alcoholic beggars. The various reasons for homelessness are cited.
ACCESSION #
36110610

 

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