Author: Amy Nowell

  • Remembering Barbara: A beautiful inspiration to us all

    Stephanie Levy remembers Barbara Cohen who recently passed away aged 83.

  • Some recent media

    A couple of videos and links to recent articles about Streets Kitchen and the work that we do.

  • Police Drop London-Wide Sanctions On ‘Homeless’ Man After Liberty Challenge

    Liberty has successfully challenged sanctions handed out by the police.

  • Streets Kitchen #HarshTruths: A film by Liberty

    Our colleagues Liberty commissioned this important short film highlighting our recent work and the growing issues we and our guests face on the street as part of their Liberty Festival of Human Rights The film was made by the award-winning Tea Films We encourage you to watch this film and consider coming out and joining…

  • URGENT #HelpHaringeyHomeless

    There’s still time. The next planning meeting is scheduled for 8th March. Haringey residents, please voice your support today. People experiencing homelessness in Haringey urgently need your help. A proposal has been put forward to develop a series of modular homes to house those who have been street homeless in Haringey. The development is currently…

  • Grassroots groups warn of coming ‘humanitarian disaster’ on World Homeless Day.

    This World Homeless Day – 10.10.20 – the UK’s only grassroots COVID-19 homeless task force is calling for the government not to abandon people who are sleeping rough as the winter fast approaches. The taskforce includes Streets Kitchen, Museum of Homelessness, and The Outside Project who all carry out frontline work with people who are…

  • ‘Hotels for the Homeless’: An urgent response.

    We are a grassroots coalition of organisations working in various aspects of homelessness outreach, support, and activism, who already work together across London, and who have been supporting each other since the pandemic began. We published the national plan for hotel access last weekend, amidst silence from the mainstream homelessness sector and authorities. We are…

  • COVID 19 response for the street homeless population in London

    On 11 March 2020, Museum of Homelessness working with Streets Kitchen, Islington Council and the Mildmay Hospital called upon the Government to provide urgent funding to the Mildmay hospital to support the street homeless population in response to the ongoing situation with the coronavirus (COVID 19) outbreak.

  • #StreetsFest – Health & Wellbeing event on Tuesday 10 September

    Streets Fest 2019

    Streets Kitchen, Haringey Council and Islington Council are working in solidarity again to host ‘Streets Fest’ for the second year. The event is happening in Finsbury Park on Tuesday 10th September 2019 from 2-8pm – bringing together all essential services for the homeless…

  • Kilburn Streets Kitchen launches on Friday evenings

    Streets Kitchen, a grassroots organisation working across the UK to help the homeless community, has brought its outreach service to Kilburn High Road. After launching last week, the volunteers will be in the area every Friday night to provide homeless people with food and clothing…