CS Mercia employee and Helping Hands Birmingham Founder, Claire Whitaker went above and beyond to help 52-year-old homeless mum get back from Scotland, 450 miles away.
Jayne a homeless mum ended up living rough in freezing temperatures after the city council’s outreach team gave a one-way train ticket to Inverness, after thinking Jayne had family up there.
CS Mercia employee and Helping Hands Birmingham Founder, Claire Whitaker noticed that she hadn’t seen Jayne around for a while, she decided to do some investigating and found out about the outreach program. After doing the investigating and some help from a lady in a local group in Scotland Jayne was found freezing cold and starving. This local lady found Jayne near Fort William and took her home for some food and a bit of warmth, Claire then drove up to Scotland to collect Jayne and bring her back to Birmingham and get her up and running in secure accommodation.
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