Winter in South Africa can be terribly cold and depending on where you live in the country; the cold is turned bitter by rains, winds and frost. While the temperatures may vary, they are always unbearable when living on the streets.

Often, a warm blanket is the only thing that stands between a homeless person making it through the night or not. Shelter is hard to come by and often the homeless take to sleeping under bridges, shop fronts and in abandoned spaces to escape the cold.

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