Homeless charity charges up rough sleepers.
With rough sleepers 47 times more likely to be robbed according to Simon Community Scotland, it’s hoped portable chargers will help make Glasgow’s rough sleepers safer.
A Glasgow-based homeless charity is helping rough sleepers stay connected with portable mobile phone chargers.
Simon Community street team will distribute and collect portable battery packs, in a bid to help the city’s rough sleepers keep in touch with potentially life-saving services.
Hugh Hill, director of services at Simon Community, said: “For most of us, our phone is a crucial connection to our family, friends and the outside world.