Home » News » 172 homeless in Hasselt: “Even people with a job and an income of 1,800 euros” (Hasselt)

172 homeless in Hasselt: “Even people with a job and an income of 1,800 euros” (Hasselt)

“With the sleeping giant we want to make people aware of the life of a homeless person. It can sometimes happen very quickly, before you know it,” says Jonas Tuch, Céleste Herbots, Ahmed and Salvatore Lampariello. © Sven Dillen

Hasselt

“Every week, a homeless person has been added here since the beginning of the energy crisis,” says social worker Salvatore of Café Anonymous. On December 1, they took to the streets with a giant made of garbage to make people aware of these facts. And during the hottest week they lit 172 candles, the number of homeless people in Hasselt.

Caroline Vandenreyt

Leave a Comment