London-based charities victorious in Homeless Link’s national Excellence Awards
Six London homelessness charities have been honoured by Homeless Link’s national Excellence Awards 2023.
Homeless Link is the national membership charity for frontline homelessness organisations in England, and its annual awards recognise the innovative and impactful work happening across the sector to support people experiencing homelessness in England.
Two of the five coveted awards were won by London-based charities, with a further four London services highly commended. The awards were judged by four independent professionals and four Homeless Link staff, with a variety of expertise and perspectives, including lived-experience of homelessness.
The judges said:
- Homeless Health CIC, Best health and wellbeing initiative: for its ring-fenced hostel spaces ensuring that people sleeping rough can access the healthcare they need, regardless of whether they have access to public funds.