homelessness

Homelessness campaign hits front page of The Big Issue North

“We’re Human Too”, an Inspired Youth campaign made in partnership with York Arc Light has been showcased on the front cover of The Big Issue North. The striking images shot by Scott Akoz Photography for Inspired Youth look powerful on the front cover and the article carries a strong message about reducing stigma and stereotypes… Read more »

21-03-2016

New films shine light on humans behind homelessness

On the 2nd March “We’re Human Too” was launched in front of a live audience at York St John University. The films which present the people behind homelessness were well received and have now been launched online with a series of posters and interviews with the participants. Fiona Thompson, Dean of arts at York St… Read more »

04-03-2016

We’re Human Films Ready to Launch

Three films and an exhibition capturing the humans behind homelessness are complete and ready to launch. The project will culminate in a launch event to be held in the new year, showcasing three powerful and thought provoking films alongside a series of powerful portraits. Watch out for updates on the launch event in January 2016… Read more »

07-12-2015

New project will capture the humans behind homelessness

Inspired Youth today launch a powerful photography and film project to show the human side of people experiencing homelessness. “We’re Human Too” is funded by a small grant from the Joseph Rowntree Foundation York Committee, and will be delivered by Inspired Youth in partnership with York Arc Light homeless charity and Scott Akoz Photography. The project will focus… Read more »

19-10-2015