Locked in, too frightened to feel safe outdoors,
Booted out, too frightened to feel safe indoors.
Ask any teenager who hides behind a screen, ask any nagging parent, ask a net curtain flipper and they will unknowingly shrug their shoulders as to the reasons why .
That's why Chat Cafe Local offers this back to normal programme. Step by step it's the visa vers opposite of what a homeless person has to do to achieve resettlement.
Homeless Housed, too frightened to go out
Rehab offered TV tells one story, CCL shows another
Takes food, again and again Advertising, leaflets, badges, hope given
Over and over
MIND STATE -----PRE CONTEMPLATION
Debates trust Debates trust/making changes
Connects with Adult care services Wants to do something normal, not i ................... institututional
Housed in temporary
MIND STATE ------CONTEMPLATION
Joins on chatcafelocal.com/facebook
Practises boundaries around belongings Get's a sense of belonging, starts to value
Values self begins brainstorming, making routine
Looks for a purpose to life, begins brainstorm changes
Talks and share about addiction/bad habits
MIND STATE ------ACTION
Applies for housing Makes a plan to come
Get's benefits sorted out fails
Views properties retries, comes, makes friends gradually
With safe friends, and hope, trusts begins to trust one day at a time
one day at a time begins to take numbers, volunteer, make
Get's housed, furniture/cutlery, bed, roof, private group plans
learning to not live in fear Goes outdoors risk assessing and ................................................... stomping on fear.