Homelessness was First Priority of Diana

On this the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana, many will share their thoughts and feelings about this remarkable woman, mother and advocate. This article about Diana’s compassion towards men who are homeless hit home for us at Haven Toronto.

Prince William has revealed Princess Diana took him to a homeless centre he still visits when he was just 12-years-old.

The Duke of Cambridge said his mother took him to 'The Passage' homeless centre when he was 12-years-old.

During an ITV documentary, entitled “Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy” a homeless man who met the prince at the time, said: “He said he was quite nervous when he first went but appeared at ease.”

Another man who met the mother and son, said: “He appears very natural, somebody you could go down to the pub with.