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August 2023

Volunteers wanted: interpreters for homeless homeless and re-housed people

To facilitate communication with our homeless and re-housed patients, we’re looking for voluntary interpreters in different languages. Their role? To accompany our field teams during their encounters with people of foreign origin.

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August 2023

Street nurses : together, let's end homelessness! (presentation video)

Why do Street nurses exist? We aim to reintegrate the most vulnerable homeless people through housing and  access to health, well-being, self-esteem and the possibility of making plans for the future.

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August 2023

Animal mediation: well done, Youki!

Youki is the young female Prague Rattler belonging to Fiona who is responsible for housing on the My Way team. She goes on a house call with Fiona to Mr. F., a patient who has left street life behind and was helped to a home by Street Nurses. Youki is still young (1,5 year old) and small (2.7 kilos) but her influence is great!

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August 2023

Animal mediation: what does a maraud with Frida look like?

Frida is a two-year old female Münsterländer which accompanies Sarah, nurse and psychologist, on some of her marauds. In her mediating role at Street Nurses, Frida helps Sarah to bond and open up a dialogue with homeless patients. But how does this work in practice?

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July 2023

Animal mediation: for Mr. D., it's obvious!

It is a proven fact: therapy dogs can facilitate contacts, create a bond and improve the quality of our support for our patients. With some people, an even stronger bond is created! This is the case of Mr. D., who will no longer do without Walt.

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July 2023

With BRUZZ, cook spaghetti for Street Nurses

Every year, the BRUZZ media organises its action Brussel helpt in support of a Brussels charity. In 2023, the funds raised will go to Street Nurses!

Do you enjoy cooking? Why not share a moment of solidarity with your friends and family or your network?

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July 2023

Royal recognition for our commitment to end homelessness !

The National Holiday is an opportunity for the King to highlight remarkable people and/or causes that are close to his heart. This year, the end of homelessness and the team at the non-profit organisation Street Nurses are being honoured through the ennoblement of Emilie Meessen - the association's co-founder and delegated administrator.

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June 2023

Training "Hygiene and precariousness" (Namur)

How can the issue of hygiene be approached with precarious audiences? In collaboration with RAPeL, Street Nurses is offering training on these issues for professionals in the psycho-medico-social sector on September 14 and 28, 2023 in Namur.

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June 2023

Thanks to you, we raised €40,000 for our cohousing project for ex-homeless people!

Wow! Our crowdfunding campaign has come to a successful close, with €42,720 raised. 280 of you have given your financial backing to this project. That's fantastic! Thanks to your support, 3 ex-homeless people will be rehoused in shared accommodation. A huge thank you for your participation!

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May 2023

The Brussels 20km 2023: what a team! (photos)

On Sunday 28 May 2023, over 200 runners and walkers joined us at the Parc du Cinquantenaire to proudly wear the colours of Street Nurses. Together, we took another step towards ending homelessness. Here are the photos from this memorable day!

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May 2023

Order the new edition of our handbook "Sortir de la rue"(only available in French)

The new edition of our handbook on exiting homelessness is now available! Order now to access the details of the approach developed by Street Nurses to accompany homeless people towards reintegration.

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May 2023

18th tribute ceremony to the street deaths

This Wednesday, May 24, 2023, the "Collectif morts de la rue de Bruxelles" invites you to its annual tribute ceremony to the persons who had a street life and died in 2022. Our team will be present and invites you to join them to commemorate each of them at their true value.

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