• £4865 to CARIS Haringey’s Homeless Families project in Haringey, where more than 4,500 homeless households live in temporary accommodation; the project supports asylum seekers and refugees from countries such as Albania, Bosnia, Kosovo and Somalia, housed in hostel accommodation. The Mobile Toy Library lends educational toys and bi-lingual books to pre-school age children, to prepare them for integration into the school system; Summer Playschemes provide a range of play and educational activities
• £1000 to Doorstep, a project in the basement of one of Camden’s largest hostels for homeless families, offering practical support such as children’s play sessions, creches and advice to families under considerable pressure