Leaving no one behind
Service of the homeless is not something new for the branches of the Vincentian Family. The Vincentian Homeless Alliance intends to bring all 150 branches of the Vincentian Family together in the fight against homelessness, learning from each other, helping one another, and acting together in direct assistance to the homeless, as well as collaborating in advocacy.
(P. Tomaž Mavric Roma, 12 de agosto de 2019).
Pope Francis turned a Vatican Palazzo into ‘Palace of The Poor’ for homeless people. Silvano, a Romanian, has lived
as a homeless person for 8 years…
“If you sleep on the ground covered in cardboard and have to wake up at 5 a.m. before the police come to shove you away,” he says, “and then you find a place like this, where you have breakfast, showers, a bed and dinner, what more do you want? (7 feb 2020).
The Daughters of Charity at the United Nations have worked diligently over the past few years to highlight issues related to homelessness. Because COVID-19 is