Here are some other avenues for expression available to people experiencing homelessness and other street-involved or low-income people in London.
The Grit Uplifted Creative Writing Group is an open forum for learning, self-expression and the building of trust and community for people that are homeless, at risk of being homeless, or have experienced homelessness. It is a wonderful space for writers and people are able to have material published online or in a print magazine.
Contact person: Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This is an advocacy group composed of current and former shelter residents who are actively pursuing positive change within the shelter system and society more broadly.
Contact person: Daniel MacKenzie at email@example.com.
The New School of Colour is a creative social space. It is a free art program that is open to all community members, with a special focus on providing opportunities to youth and adults dealing with issues of poverty, mental health and other social barriers.
Contact person: Jeremy Jeresky at firstname.lastname@example.org.