26 Feb '18, 4am

Will you house a homeless man in your home even if it is for a few days?

Will you house a homeless man in your home even if it is for a few days?

Photo of a homeless man but not the one we featured in the story A Indian friend drops me a bombshell few days before the Chinese New Year – she has brought home a homeless 40-something man whom she spotted off Clarke Quay MRT area. I was abit worried for her as this friend lives alone in a 3-room flat at Bedok and I will feel bad if anything amiss happened to her but so far there has being no incident during his short stay at her place. I later found out that she knew the person but didn’t get to meet for at least a decade so its like housing your friend for a few days in the guest room. But how many Singaporeans will dare to house someone who sleeps in the street especially if the person is a stranger? Nothing feels worse than having to sleep in the open during the Chinese new year and many homeless people we met felt doubly depressed during the festive period. Singapore...

Full article: http://www.transitioning.org/2018/02/26/indian-woman-hous...

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