William’s story in his own words…

Julia Sang Service user stories

I was known by Social Services by the time I was 3 months old. It took until I was 7 to get adopted. It was hard for my parents, and as soon as I was 18, they kicked me out. With foster children when you turn 18 the government steps in — but not with adopted children. I was in the …

Lead London Home

Lead London Home

Julia Sang 999 Club updates, Campaigns

Lead London Home is a new campaign backed by over 20 homelessness charities in the capital including the 999 Club. The Mayor of London has major powers on homelessness and substantial budget. Yet last year 7,500 people slept rough on the city’s streets and tens of thousands more are homeless. London’s a great city. It should lead the world at …

Sam, Suzie and Rover

Julia Sang Service user stories

I have been homeless on and off since I was 13 — I am from a very, very violent home. Now I’ve been sleeping on the streets or squatting for about 22 years. I slept in Piccadilly Circus, but made sure my wife Suzie never slept on the streets, so found squats. I really want to sort my life out now …