Basketball next to a child tying their trainers

WATCH: Refugees living in hotels supported by professional basketball player

Hurdles 2 Hoops is a non-profit organisation set up by professional basketball player, Charlotte Thomas-Rowe to support refugees and asylum seekers.

South West Londoner spoke to the founder to gain an insight into how sport can have a positive impact and create a community for children living in the local area, in particular those who are living in hotels due to their asylum seeker status.

To find out more, watch the video below.

Featured Image Credit: Charlotte Bend

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