Backpack Beds are a crisis measure that give life saving shelter
How would you want to be treated? You are homeless – you need shelter and something to carry belongings? With this, came invention. A Backpack with storage that rolls out into an all weather protected bed.
- Study proven.
- Keeps homeless alive with dignity.
- Over 400 Welfare Agency experts confirm Backpack Beds work.
- Established in Australia, now used in New Zealand, United Kingdom, Germany and USA.
Fact. Everyone deserves dignity
Human Rights – are not optional. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights states all people deserve:
- The right to dignity
- The right to shelter
- The right to health
The Backpack Bed program was recognized by the Australian Human Rights Commission for the shelter and dignity provided to street sleeping homeless.