1 in 5 LGBTIQ+ people experience homelessness in their life
Most homeless services are inadequate and unsafe for vulnerable LGBTIQ+ people
"abuse and homophobia, biphobia and/or transphobia can be perpetrated by services themselves" - Homeless Link, 2020
The Outside Project are an LGBTIQ+ identity responsive service primarily run and founded by queer people with lived experience of homelessness.
The Outside Project provides shelter to people regardless of recourse to public funds, has a majority trans and neurodiverse staff team and works to challenge discrimination within the homelessness sector and wider society.