When I got this job it changed everything for me. I was an angry person and it has changed me 100 percent.”
For some of london’s homeless, coffee is providing a way out of poverty. “Staffed by homeless to help the homeless,” Change Please, an NPO founded in 2015 seeks to help the homeless by training them as baristas. They are paid a living wage and assisted in finding affordable housing, access to mental health, and other necessities to get them back on their feet.