The current rise of homelessness is one of the great tragedies we currently face. We want to take a look at the causes of homelessness, as well as speak to people who have experienced this hardship.
Photo: Neil Moralee
16 May 2023
Review: I AM HOME
A piece of theatre with an important message: A home is more than having a roof over your head.
10 December 2021
Interview with Homeless Network Scotland's improvement lead, Martin Gavin
We spoke to Martin Gavin, the improvement lead of Homeless Network Scotland, about how his organisation tackles homelessness and the misconceptions surrounding the issue.
25 October 2021
Opinion: It’s time to de-stigmatise addiction and homelessness
The public perception of homeless people and addicts as somehow being to blame for their circumstances is exacerbating the problem and sustaining a system that is unable and unwilling to help them.
18 October 2021
Interview: Frances Duncan, CEO of the Clock Tower Sanctuary
Voice speaks to Frances Duncan, CEO of Brighton’s Clock Tower Sanctuary (CTS) about homelessness in the city, and what they do to help those in need, specifically younger people who have become insecurely housed or live on the streets.
16 October 2021
Interview with Kate Russell, The Foyer Federation
We speak to the head of programmes and network of The Foyer Federation, a network of learning and accommodation centres for young people who can't live at home.
12 October 2021
Multimedia depictions of homelessness
Exploring some of the ways that homelessness is depicted in film, music and literature.
10 October 2021
World Homeless Day
Sunday 10 October is World Homeless Day! As a day simply isn’t enough, spend the week with us raising awareness for homelessness.
1 September 2021
With Whom on Zoom: Episode 3: Blair Christie
Founder of award-winning charity Raised Voices Blair Christie joins us for our third episode of With Whom on Zoom. His charity works creatively with those who have experienced homelessness and/or mental health issues.
25 August 2021
Review: Slings and Arrows
From Raised Voices, an award winning charity that works creatively with those who have experienced homelessness, mental health issues or addiction, Slings and Arrows brings an authentic voice to many overlooked social issues.
3 April 2021
Cars and music: finding peace in a pandemic
This piece explores my relationship with music and my relationship with my mother, during a time where we were living in emergency housing.
9 March 2021
From glam camping to housing the homeless: How the Macari Foundation is improving lives
A legend who has used his footballing fame to house the homeless
28 February 2021
How homelessness has been affected during the third lockdown
The issue of homelessness has long been present within the UK, and has sadly increased due to the detrimental effects of Covid-19.
20 January 2021
Where is money better spent for those experiencing homelessness?
An investigation into where money is better spent for those experiencing homelessness – the arts or government initiatives.
30 September 2020
The continued effect of Covid-19 on the homeless population
How has the homeless population fared under Covid-19? Despite the temporary measures put in place at the start of lockdown, with a second wave imminent, the UK's homeless situation is about to get a lot worse, and not just for rough sleepers.
4 July 2020
‘Locked In A Cage’
On the 4th of July, America’s Independence Day, we seek to answer: Is the American Dream a lie?
30 June 2020
'Grenfell: Burning Justice To The Ground'
An analysis of the 2017 Grenfell Tower fire that seeks to discuss a) who is to blame? b) why has Justice not been served three years on? and c) is Grenfell evidence of the inherent flaws of Capitalism?
8 February 2020
Interview with Vicky Moran, writer and director
We speak to writer and director Vicky Moran, whose new theatre production No Sweat is a hard-hitting examination of the hidden LGBTQ+ homelessness.
28 September 2019 – 29 September 2019
Sleepout for The Sanctuary at BOAT
Brighton Open Air Theatre (BOAT) are hosting a unique sleepout to raise funds for a The Clock Tower Sanctuary, a charity that supports homeless young people in Brighton.