Younited Belgium is a social sports project designed to motivate and help homeless people reintegrate into society. It works through a combination of sports and social activities, and it also aims to raise awareness and challenge stereotypes of homelessness.
Meet the teams
|1||Jean-Philippe De Meersman|
|2||Valter Cruz Da Luz|
|5||Victor Van Moorter|
|5||Ursulle Lumengamo Ngiengo|
From one count in November 2016, there were 3,386 people experiencing homelessness in Brussels. This is a 96% increase since 2008.
In Flanders in 2014, there were 764 in winter emergency accommodation, 4,694 houseless people – including 1,675 children, and 599 people threatened with eviction counted during a one month survey.
In Wallonia, 5,638 people used the emergency accommodation scheme in 2016.