rhythms of life

From the archives: The life stories behind our former service users

Ron’s story: Having gone from eating our food to distributing it himself, Ron knows Rhythms of Life better than most people who pass through our doors. Shortly after our charity was founded, Ron, who was sleeping rough at the time, came to our attention. Over several years, Ron forged a close relationship with the team …

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George Orwell’s “Down & Out in London & Paris” captures the plight of Britain’s homeless in 2017

This January marked 84 years since George Orwell published “Down & Out on the Streets of London & Paris”. Former rough sleeper, and homelessness charity chief executive, Andrew Faris, explains the quotes which ring true today. “The mass of the rich and the poor are differentiated by their incomes and nothing else, and the average millionaire …

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