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Sheltersuits are life jackets

The homeless are those who have been shipwrecked in urban spaces. Castaways in city hallways, beached under metropolitan bridges. Vulnerable individuals whose lives have literally gone adrift. Maritim...

Shelterbag: the summer version of the Sheltersuit

The summer has arrived, and the corona crisis is still ongoing. High time for the Sheltersuit Foundation to also produce Shelterbags here at home in the Netherlands. Let's take it back to the birth of...

Social & Sustainable

The Netherlands is momentarily driving in low gear, even close to coming to a full stop. This affords us an opportunity to reflect. To draw up the balance. What have we been able to accomplish due to ...

Sheltersuit ambassador in Germany

Felix Schmitz is helping to put the Sheltersuit Foundation on the map in Germany. He tells us his experience of spending a night outside in a Sheltersuit. Currently living in Bayreuth in the north of ...

Street team SMO Breda pleasantly surprised with Sheltersuits

"These are strange times," says Manuela Blaswich of SMO Breda. Together with her colleague Hans, she is with homeless people on the street on a daily basis. Where she sees familiar faces, but also man...

Warm welcome: 50 Sheltersuits handed out in Alkmaar

After visiting Nijmegen, Tilburg and Breda, the Sheltersuit camper made a visit to Alkmaar. Where founder Bas Timmer handed over 50 Sheltersuits: 20 suits to Reakt and 30 suits to dnoDoen.

600 Sheltersuits distributed to homeless people in The Netherlands

The fight against coronavirus is in full swing. Anyone who is in a group of three or more but does not keep a distance of 1.5 meters, can be fined. With these stricter measures, the government is tryi...

Refugees, homeless and volunteers come together

  The Sheltersuit Workshop inspires and activates Refugees, homeless and volunteers come together. Not just to produce the Sheltersuit. Lots of other products are also made with a passion. Different b...