Heartbreaking… Heart- Wretching to say the least… I hope it touches you as well… We all can do something at our own capacities
I think the Hardest part about been Homeless, is been a Woman!
We live in a world where Sanitaryware is still referred to as a “Non-essential”, “Luxurious” item. Therefore, Pads, Tampons or any other Feminine hygiene product can never be given out for free like Condoms would. The price of these items is honestly so ridiculous and all attempts to get the Government to eliminate the VAT Tax on some of the products have always been shut down.
To add to that, talking about Menstruation and Feminine hygiene is still considered a Taboo Topic! Mention the word Periods and you will notice people get uncomfortable as their faces Turn Red.
How bizarre that in 2018, the normal menstruation process still makes grown adults Squeamy.
There have been a number of people and organizations in the country that have played their part; donating clothes and foodstuff to the homeless. Unfortunately, feminine hygiene products are rarely donated.
The fact that…
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