The Oostsider initiative A warm embrace for the homeless

Join Marlene Lowe and Heather Pownall in an enlightening episode of the Leaders in Business podcast, featuring John Keogh, the heart behind The Ootsider.

Dive into Keogh’s journey from retirement to revolutionising aid for the homeless with his innovative changing robes that double as sleeping bags. Discover how this unique initiative is not just offering warmth and protection but is also breaking down barriers and changing perceptions about homelessness.

This episode is a profound look at compassion, innovation, and the power of community support in making a tangible difference in the lives of those living on the streets.

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