CHARITY OUTREACH DUTIES
For nearly 5 years, the charity teams have been on the streets of the
United Kingdom, helping our homeless ex-service personnel when and
The London outreach site was set up back in early 2010 outside St
John's Church, Waterloo - right opposite the station. For years, Waterloo
was reported to be the 'capital of the kingdom of the homeless' or
'Cardboard City' as it also became known as.
This meant a big displacement of the homeless and now you will find our
teams all over the city, every Wednesday and Sunday 52 weeks of the
year . You will find the charity team feeding , clothing and giving free
advice and help to our homeless ex-service personnel.
OUTREACH VEHICLE HERO 3
The vehicle on the left is the first of the charity's
three outreach vehicles which are custom built
with microwave, hot water boiler and hand
washing facilities. Above the bulk head is built-
in storage for food and in the back racked
storage for sleeping bags- full range of kit to
give a lifeline to our lads and lasses rough
sleeping on our streets,
This vehicle was kindly donated by our charity
patron Mr Barry Albin OBE through his
company F.A Albin & Sons who repatriated all
our fallen heroes from the Armed Services.
HERO 3, like all our outreach vehicles, carry a
5 star food hygiene certificate and first aid kits.
It is with great sadness that Barry passed away
in 2015, but his legacy will always be
Our ever growing
fleet of outreach
Heroes 2, 3, 4 and 5
are on parade.
Hero 5 down on the
sea front in Brighton
headed by former
Royal Marine David
Left is UK Homes 4 Heroes'
Head of London - Miss
Michelle Thorpe who shows
the same passion as all the
team at the charity.
Below is the Bournemouth
Below are the 'West Midlands Girls', Dixie Lou (blonde hair) and Julie
Johnstone (dark haired). They have both been with the charity for 4
years now and show a great deal of Pride & Passion!
In the picture to the right, they are with two lads that did the Bridgnorth
walk again this year for the charity. The tallest one of the two lads is Jase
Southorn, the other is Mark 'Smudger' Smith - who have supported the
charity and have done the walk for the last 2 years. The photo where the
girls are in camoflauge is when they did an event with our van 'Hero 2'.