Amina Mohamed escaped the eighth floor with her nephew. Almost a week on, she finally feels relief organisations are taking residents’ concerns seriously

In the six days since the Grenfell Tower fire, Amina Mohamed, a resident who escaped from the eighth floor, has spent one night in a hotel in Earl’s court, one night in a very dirty bed and breakfast in Kilburn and three nights in another hotel in Hammersmith.

Exhausted and traumatised by her escape from the disaster, she remains unsure about how long she will be housed in the hotel, but despite the ongoing upheaval and uncertainty, she is finally beginning to feel that the relief organisations are beginning to take her concerns, and those of other residents, seriously.

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