Today we publish a piece from a long standing friend and supporter of our group. Heed these words as they come from a knowing source. The closest feeling to having nowhere to live is that of a broken heart. It is a feeling of abandonment, of rejection and loneliness. When you are homeless you feel…… Continue reading Cold Hard Truth
How many this winter? How many this year? Many of us who’ve bought the flag, wore the t-shirt and walked the walk of Scotland’s failed policies on homelessness are now beyond persuasion. Personally I’m embarrassed to have taken a wage. Glasgow City Council and our National Government for decades, have wasted time, money and energy.…… Continue reading Update from Our Team On The Ground
Well folks that’s 18 months of See The Invisibles, wow what can I say, Its blown me away, the generosity of people in and around Glasgow and even as far as the Shetland isles, donations at football grounds, donations posted from hundreds of miles away, people going on to the Amazon wish list and buying…… Continue reading 18 months later..
December 17, 2014 As Christmas and new year approaches, it seems the done thing to quietly contemplate the year gone by and reflect on all the ups and downs you’ve encountered along the way. For me, it’s been a very bittersweet year. It started out very busy, volunteering at my local foodbank where I was…… Continue reading Me and The Invisibles
So where to start? Well it started with a tweet, then 2 blogs, a dm or 2 swapped, then a meeting was set. The Invisibles were born. Now a call was made to the folks on twitter, an idea conjured in the mind of one guy seemed to stir worrying, even painful feelings of…… Continue reading Real visible people power.
Firstly let me thank everyone who helped in the sleeping bag campaign, the troops who attended TITP and donated their sleeping bags on their return, the volunteers who helped gather the sleeping bags. The invisibles campaign has taken off with great gusto, even going as far as coverage from STV a special thanks to David…… Continue reading Sleeping Bag Campaign Success.