About

Vision and mission

Our vision is of a world in which the arts is used to support and give a voice to homeless people everywhere in the world. With One Voice is an international movement that aims to strengthen the arts and homelessness sector through exchanges in practice and policy.

Aims 

  • To strengthen existing arts and homelessness activity
  • To inspire new arts and homelessness activity
  • To increase awareness of arts for people who've experienced homelessness around the world 
  • To influence policy in relation to homelessness and the arts

Activities

  • Organise annual exchanges between arts and homelessness organisations, policy makers, practitioners and homeless people in Olympic host countries and elsewhere in the world
  • Organise biennial arts and homelessness summits
  • Provide incubation and sustainability support for new initiatives and projects
  • Promote arts and homelessness projects of all sizes and at all stages 
  • Create online resources to celebrate and connect arts and homelessness projects and artists who have experienced homelessness including building a sector map; an evidence library; funding links; project management templates