30 May – Simon’s Joy

We asked Simon what brings him joy. This incredible human, who has experienced homelessness, self harm and sooooo much more for someone only 20 years old, gave the kinda answer that gives you a glimpse into his heart. What brings him joy isn’t something he owns,...

29 May – Marshall’s Advice

We asked Marshall what advice he would share as a result of his experience of homelessness. He said the following pearls of wisdom, that, as it turns out, have some truth in there for all of us. Thanks Marshall! “You aren’t going to find help sitting on the street,...

28 May – Kylie

“I believe that everybody has the right to live a life filled with joy, health and purpose,” says Joining Hands Founder, Kylie Lowe. We have a wealth of experience working with homeless and vulnerable young people and have seen firsthand the impact of...

27 May – Tiarna’s T-Shirt

We’ve all got that one thing in our wardrobe…a pair of kick-ass boots that make us feel we can take on the world or a snuggly jumper that’s just like a warm hug or a piece of jewellery that reminds us of a time, place or someone we love. Tiarna told us about something...

26 May – Simon and Self-Harm

We’ve known Simon for a while now and are so, so honored that he’s shared the following with us (content warning: self-harm). “I have self harmed since the age of 10, so 10 or 11 years. I have been seeing psychologists since I was 13. I have had close to 40...