One of the most devastating forms of poverty is relational poverty.
nightlight addresses this through adult drop-in centres, safe places to build meaningful relationships. We intentionally include those who would normally be excluded. We serve refreshments and offer a place for people to play games, chat, and build relationships.
Once we have a relationship we look for opportunities to take it to the next level.
What People Are Saying
"The most terrible poverty is loneliness, and the feeling of being unloved."
— Mother Teresa, Read More
"There's no better way to thank God for your sight, than by giving a helping hand to someone in the dark."
— Helen Keller
"Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, ‘What! You too? I thought I was the only one."
— C.S. Lewis
"The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members"
— Coretta Scott King