Joan was 70 years old when she became homeless. After her beloved husband of 50 years died, Joan’s eldest daughter stole all of her savings and transferred the house into her own name.
This winter, women like Joan urgently need your help.
Donate now to our and you’ll help provide emergency accommodation so vulnerable older women have a safe place to sleep.
Help break the cycle of homelessness by joining business leaders who will sleep out on the longest night of the year. It’s a single night sleeping rough to raise funds and awareness on how we can help change lives.
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Jazmin, who was escaping family violence with her two children, recalls life before Vinnies helped furnish her new accommodation.
Everyone has a different story and Ozanam House provides support and accommodation to initiate a positive change in their lives.