Tommy Preston has spoken of how he ended up homeless after ignoring warnings that his rented property had been put up for sale.
Student Djamila Borges has told how she became homeless after moving to England to complete a degree at Staffordshire University.
Aspiring Stoke City players were given a lesson in poverty – by Potters legend Lou Macari. The ex-Stoke manager gave the club’s under-18 squad a tour around the Macari Centre for homeless people, in Hanley, and told them about the charity’s work.
Macari Foundation will help to feed thousands of cash-strapped families after donating £24,000 to Stoke-on-Trent Foodbank.
Every day, more than 3,500 people sleep rough on the streets of Britain. Back in February, former Stoke City manager Lou Macari opened the Macari Centre for Stoke’s homeless people. He took Soccer Saturday’s Johnny Phillips on a guided tour of the facility Just a mile north of Stoke-on-Trent is the town of Hanley. It…