Homelessness Matters

Season 2 | Ep 3 | Rough sleeping is just the tip of the iceberg

October 24, 2023 Emmaus UK Season 2 Episode 3
Homelessness Matters
Season 2 | Ep 3 | Rough sleeping is just the tip of the iceberg
Show Notes

Welcome to Homelessness Matters, a podcast by Emmaus. In our third episode of season two, we'll be discussing how rough sleeping is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to homelessness.

Listen to Erin, a previous Emmaus companion who now works as a trainee support worker at Emmaus North East. Erin talks about her experience sofa surfing and living in temporary accommodations. Also featured in this episode is Ruth Parker, CEO of Emmaus North East, Ruth paints a picture of homelessness and its different forms in the North East.

Content Warning: This episode may contain themes that listeners may find distressing. Contains discussions about suicide, and swearing.

If you've been affected by any of the issues raised in our podcast you can visit emmaus.org.uk/podcast/ for a range of resources, support and advice. 

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