WHAT started out as a small drop-in service, in a former shop on Allison Street in Govanhill, has proved so popular that new premises were needed.
For a project simply named The Space a bigger space was required.
And so the initiative, devised by the Daughters of Charity as a service to the area’s often despised Roma families, has moved into the former hall of Community of the Risen Christ on Bellisle Street, across the road from Holy Cross church.
The space within has been transformed allowing The Space to expand its support and broaden its outreach. Project manager Margo Uprichard explained: “We offer three streams of support – a community drop-in, integration service, and building better futures.