Lost in the city

Lost in the city by Martijn Crowe They seem lost in the city, so many people living out on the streets in São Paulo, sitting walking, sleeping eating, in parks, in doorways, on banks, under the viaducts and simply in the middle of the sidewalks. clean the city. Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org We would like to invite you to participate in […] Continue reading →

“They just don’t want to work.”

"They just don't want to work." by Martijn Crowe I still hear it said about homeless by many, in Europe, in South America, in Asia. In São Paulo you can see many homeless people on the street, collecting trash and pulling their carts through the town and traffic. When we went with them through the city we noticed how many people are working this […] Continue reading →

Cambodia

Cambodia by Martijn Crowe We will be working with the many streetkids who are out on the streets here, selling stuff at night, children the age of 3. Here is a photo of a boy, looking at our son Sét eating his Krupuk. Photography by Martijn Crowe www.thefaketory.org We would like to invite you to participate in our forum […] Continue reading →

The true cost of homelessness in Horsham

While the winter night shelter was housing people who local authorities do not have a statutory duty to help, the cost of housing those ‘in priority need’ rose to $33,876.77 (£22,000) a month. Compared with other towns, the homelessness problem in the Horsham district is small, but it still cost Horsham District Council between $24,637.65 […] Continue reading →