Editorial and Commercial Photographer Mike Pinches is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Homeshare‘. To see Mike’s body of work click on any image.


Heather & Marjory


Viktorija, Keith and Maureen


Homesharing is the perfect solution to two perennial problems: the isolation of old age and the poverty of youth. It brings together an older person who needs help to stay in their own home, and a younger person who can provide help in return for a room to live in.


John, Jo & Dulce


Stephanie, Barbara and Alexandra


Dana, Hannah and Angelica


Audio Review From Homeshare Participants


This story was originally shot for Guardian Weekend magazine and written by Sarah Butler @SarahLooseleaf.”


See also: 

Lunch Hour

By Mike Pinches