Feeding the homeless in Penrith
Homelessness is on the rise throughout many areas of Sydney. Expensive housing, mental illness, addictions, unemployment, and the loss of loved ones are just a few reasons that some have no place to call home.
On the 7th of September, the Rapid Relief Team in western Sydney, supported a local organisation; ‘Paying It Forward Homelessness Services’. Since its inception, a Penrith husband and wife team has operated this service. They voluntarily continue to provide meals 3 nights per week for those experiencing homelessness. Almost unseen by the general population, it is greatly appreciated by those who need the food and support…………… continue to read