Blog: Destitution

Blog articles from JRS UK

Meeting God in our everday life

16 December 2018

For the third Sunday of Advent, Sr Angela reflects on the theme of Joy


The Destitution of Newly Recognised Refugees

11 December 2018

Sophie explains the need for change as recognised refugees continue to face destitution


This poor man cried, and the Lord heard him

21 November 2018

Following the World Day of the Poor, Nick reflects on the challenge set to us by Pope Francis


The Dignity of Work

07 November 2018

This Living Wage Week, Aidan reflects on the relationship between dignity and the right to work


The Language of Welcome

30 October 2018

Cristina, the new Destitution Services Manager, looks back at her first month at JRS UK


Let’s Lift the Ban

16 October 2018

Sophie explains why JRS UK is calling on the government to allow those seeking asylum to work


What can I do this Homeless Sunday?

09 October 2018

Following Homeless Sunday, Naomi shares how hosting is one way to help those without a home


Homelessness created by Destitution

03 October 2018

Ahead of Homeless Sunday, Sophie talks of the need to come together to end forced destitution


‘The opportunity to open our hearts and our homes’

26 September 2018

One of our hosts reflects on welcoming destitute refugees into their community through At Home


‘I’m different’- Regaining Human Dignity Through Hosting

29 August 2018

Naomi Turner reflects on the difference she sees in the refugees hosted through At Home


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